Leprino Foods Interview Questions

Updated Aug 7, 2014
Updated Aug 7, 2014
15 Interview Reviews

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Quality Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Leprino Foods.

    Interview Details

    Very long process, very good ppl, onsite 6 interviews, 5 rounds, reference checks, dinner interview, plant tour, caliper test has leadership and analytically questions, onsite interview was based on the caliper response, repetitive questions, HR and all the staff treated very nicely, all the expense will be taken care off

    Interview Questions
    • Situation about plant problems in production, how would you Quickly solve this fast paced situation   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Denver, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Denver, CO
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter - interviewed at Leprino Foods.

    Interview Details

    The manager asks questions so he can hear himself say the answers. The questions are unclear and so you're not sure what kind of answer they're looking for. But regardless, you'll answer wrong so the manager can correct you

    Interview Questions
    • The most difficult part about the interview was having to sit there listening to the manager talk about things that are wrong, or out of date, and refusing to listen to anything i said. it was hardly an interview.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I was unable to negotiate more; I learned later through other employees it was because I'm a woman
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Production Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Waverly, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Waverly, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Leprino Foods in October 2012.

    Interview Details

    Attended a career fair where I was found. Went through two rounds of interviews. First interview was a one-on-one and the second round was a group interview. The group interview was followed by a plant tour where I could tell the company was getting a feel for me as much as I was them.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time when you received results that were unexpected and how you dealt with them.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Warehouse Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Tracy, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tracy, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Leprino Foods in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Started with a phone screen from an HR rep from their corporate office in Denver, CO. It went well and he passed my information to the hiring manager at the plant I applied to. Went through another phone screen with the local HR rep and hiring manager together. Frances (HR Rep) was very nice and Tom (Hiring Manager) was very personable. I was selected for an in-person interview at their plant where Tom and Frances were along with 3 other employees of varying levels within the company.

    The interview went well with kind of a random, round table type approach asking various behavioral questions as well as competency questions.

    I believe I'm one of the final candidates because they're asking me to come in for a 3 hour tour of the plant and area where I'd be working.

    They ended up offering me $65,000 but i went with another offer

    Overall, the entire process took about a month.

    Interview Questions
    • I had applied to another location within Leprino's but for a different position about 6 months prior - I never heard anything so I assumed I wasn't a good fit. My resume at that time was not as updated as the one I submitted for the warehouse supervisor. Initially, they questioned my integrity due to the different wording of my resumes - I honestly thought I had lost the job.   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    I found another opportunity I couldn't pass up. One concern was that none off the management had been there longer than 4 years...

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Senior Director Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person - interviewed at Leprino Foods in July 2011.

    Interview Details

    Of us on caliper assessment

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Not much, ask for the high they have a hard time getting anyone to work there
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    SSI Configuration Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 weeks - interviewed at Leprino Foods.

    Interview Details

    Interview process was grueling. Phone interview with recruiter (HR), then another with hiring manager. Brought onsite for 4 more interviews (team members and hiring manager). Process took about 5 weeks to complete.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time you had a conflict with upper management.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    They offered and I accepted. No negotiation. Was desperate and needed the job. Hired in a bad economic time.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Denver, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Denver, CO
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Leprino Foods.

    Interview Details

    1) HR Phone screen
    2) Interview with hiring manager
    3) 2nd Interview with hiring manager and his manager
    4) Offer
    3 month process in total.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time you had conflict at work and what you did to resolve it.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I was able to negotiate a couple of items which was good.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    Maintenance Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Denver, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Denver, CO
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Leprino Foods in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    Several different interviews. Recruiter, Manager, HR Manager & Manager, Director, Plant Manager. STAR process is heavily used and preferred in this company. Lots of time passed between each of these interviews. Interviews were all conducted separate from one another due to each persons preferred methods. The entire process was confusing and very drawn out.

    Interview Questions
    • What safety mistakes "have" you made? Assuming that you have made a safety related mistake.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Better offer from another company.

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    Maintenance Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Greeley, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Greeley, CO
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months - interviewed at Leprino Foods in May 2012.

    Interview Details

    Telephone interview, two on-site interviews, skills test, drug screening, physical abilities test. Skills test very basic, very closely controlled. Legal statements, signatures, video cameras.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Production Operator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Greeley, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Greeley, CO
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Leprino Foods in August 2011.

    Interview Details

    2 interviews behavioral based

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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