Harbor Freight Tools
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Harbor Freight Tools Sales Associate/Customer Service Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Feb 4, 2014
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Sales Associate/Customer Service
San Antonio, TX

I applied online - interviewed at Harbor Freight Tools in February 2014.

Interview Details – Interview was a very relaxed and professional process. I immediately felt part of the team the way everyone introduces themselves. Very motivated group of individuals working for this company. Made me want to jump right in and start immediately. This was the store on Walzem in San Antonio Tx. Very organized group!

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  • A question to be expected but can be difficult if you don't go into detail is your background in sales and availability. Be upfront and honest and you'll get the results you'd like from being straight.   View Answer
  • Take a walk around the store and get to know some of the merchandise. You'll see they have more than just tools   Answer Question

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Sales Associate/Customer Service
Florence, KY

The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Harbor Freight Tools in August 2010.

Interview Details – online application. Face to face interview for over an hour. It included the interviewer telling me all about her divorce, religious life and other personal matters. It included about 10 minutes about the job.

Interview Question – Are you retiring? Why do you want to work here?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – no negotiation possible

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Sales Associate/Customer Service Interview

Sales Associate/Customer Service

I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Harbor Freight Tools.

Interview Details – applied online, got an interview, got hired and shadowed someone. all within 2 weeks. the interview was fairly easy. they had me go over my past work experiences, and asked why I was so educated but looking for a job outside my field. I just need a job and am applying everywhere. they showed interest in me, told me all about their company. and I got a call 2 days later.

Interview Question – questions were fairly simple and straight forward.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – none

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