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ARAMARK Director Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 15, 2014
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Interview Experience  

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Food Service Director Interview

Food Service Director

I applied through an employee referral and 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

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Food Service Director Interview

Food Service Director
Baltimore, MD

The process took 2 months - interviewed at ARAMARK in May 2010.

Interview Details – The biggest problem is getting anyone to contact you once you have posted for a position

Interview Question – "Describe a time when" is what comes to mind   View Answer

Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation


1 person found this helpful

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Director of Strategic Partnerships Interview

Director of Strategic Partnerships

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at ARAMARK.

Interview Details – I was interviewed and hired within a month because I was internal

Interview Question – Situational questions on how to handle relationships between clients and our operational teams while retaining the business.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Assistant Food and Beverage Director Interview

Assistant Food and Beverage Director
Kansas City, KS

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at ARAMARK in July 2011.

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

Interview Question – none, very straight forward   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – no negotiation, just excepted.


2 people found this helpful

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Food Service Director Interview

Food Service Director

I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed 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 Question – 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

Marketing Director Interview

Marketing Director

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3 months - interviewed 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 Question – 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

Neutral Experience

Director Environmental Services Interview

Director Environmental Services

Interviewed at ARAMARK

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 Question – 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

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Director of Food Service Interview

Director of Food Service
Columbus, OH

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 1+ week - interviewed 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 Question – 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

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Director Interview

Director
Philadelphia, PA

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 3 months - interviewed at ARAMARK in March 2011.

Interview Details – Recruited. Process was slow, then moved very quickly. 2 rounds.

Negotiation Details – Not bad. A little back and forth


No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Aramark Food Service Director Interview

Aramark Food Service Director
Detroit, MI

I applied online and the process took 2 months - interviewed 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 Question – How many states are you willing to relocate to?   Answer Question

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