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ARAMARK Director Interview Questions

Updated Aug 17, 2014
Updated Aug 17, 2014
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    Food Service Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at ARAMARK.

    Interview Details

    It was too long ago to remember. I met the guy offsite at a coffee shop. We had conversation about how tough the environment is. Overall liked the interview process. The Interview as very Professional.

    Negotiation Details
    negotiated salary a bit
    Accepted Offer
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Director of Strategic Partnerships Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at ARAMARK.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed and hired within a month because I was internal

    Interview Questions
    • Situational questions on how to handle relationships between clients and our operational teams while retaining the business.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3. 3 people found this helpful  

    Food Service Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at ARAMARK in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Had a phone screening then an on site interview with the gm another phone screening and then an interview with the dm. And finally another phone interview with hr. Whole process took about a month.
    Both interviews were relaxed and pretty standard questions were asked. They both stressed the atmosphere and nature of the job and asked more than once if I was sure I would be able to handle the job.

    Interview Questions
    • Usual questions based on prior job experience. Second interview was more informal and we just talked about situations and how to over come them.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    During the interview they asked what I was looking for I told them and that's what they offered
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Marketing Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at ARAMARK.

    Interview Details

    Long process. Utilized internal recruiter who was very friendly and offered good information. Really wants you in the interview process. 1 phone interview and met with 3 people in person. Not difficult interviews, but that depends on the person interviewing. I was a referral.
    They do use key word software and when I was hiring 300+ resumes but offered only 5 resumes to view.

    Interview Questions
    • I did not find the interviews difficult or any unexpected questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Able to negotiate and added non-salary items. There was confusion on the moving bonus which was not stated correctly (to their liking) in the agreement letter.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Assistant Food Service Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 7+ monthsinterviewed at ARAMARK in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    One telephone interview. and One face to face interview. I actually had several telephone interviews before they took me seriously. I was not going to give up until I got the position I wanted. A couple of times they told me I was not qualified for the position but could come in at a lower position and work my way up. I knew I was qualified for the position and I would never accept the lower position when they made an offer for it.

    Negotiation Details
    The offered a range.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Director Environmental Services Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    They were late. had many interviews. hiring took a while, about 8 weeks. I had to complete the same paperwork multiple times

    Interview Questions
    • they had management issues so they asked a lot of questions about that   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    not good. they low balled me big time.
    Accepted Offer
  8.  

    Director of Food Service Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, OH
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, OH
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at ARAMARK in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    I was approach by a headhunter represented for Aramark through a phone interview .And I was ask to go to the Job fair that was schedule to be my second interview, I interview with two people and they informed me that my resume will be forward .

    Interview Questions
    • The questions was common sense for a management position   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I was ask what is my salary and how much I'm requesting
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Aramark Food Service Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Detroit, MI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at ARAMARK in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    Thus far I have had 2 phone screenings and a site visit. Later this week I have another scheduled interview with the Regional DIrector. Fingers crossed. This is clearly a long process and not an event. I really like the structure of this company.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at ARAMARK in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed first on the phone in a brief 20 minute call - this was basically to cover my resume and experience. The in person interview was with 2 people in a large conference room. This was questions about how I would handle specific situations and more of a behavioral interview.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you handle a client who found a better deal through the direct supplier?   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    Decided to stay with current employer

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Assistant Food and Beverage Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kansas City, KS
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kansas City, KS
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at ARAMARK in July 2011.

    Interview Details

    Very predictable, recruter call, then phone interview, then face to face, the job offer

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    no negotiation, just excepted.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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