Ross Stores Store Protection Specialist Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 7, 2014
Updated Aug 7, 2014
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    Store Protection Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Seattle, WA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Ross Stores in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    You have to go through 3 interviews. Assistant Store Manager, Store Manager, Area Loss Prevention Manager. Show up in professional clothes(even though you're interviewing for Ross). Don't be nervous ,you're not applying for Special Forces. If they called you for an interview it means that you will get the job. Remember the dress code can always help you,you need to look sharp.
    By the way, if you have any questions go and ask one of the Loss Prevention guys ,they will be happy to help you.

    Interview Questions
    • No difficult questions. If they as what would you do in this situation,just say it depends on your policies.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    It's a really good temporary job. Do not go further, even managers don't get enough money.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Store Protection Specialist Interview

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

    I interviewed through other source - interviewed at Ross Stores in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    I went in for the first initial interview at the Burbank location then was taken to interview to be a part of the Pasadena location. It's been two weeks since then and they still haven't finished my background check.

    Interview Questions
    • They had a lot of math questions on the application. What is 3/4 of 1/2? And others where you have to find the the pattern in the line of numbers   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    But I'm still waiting on the background check to go through so that I can go to orientation. It's been 2 weeks, I've been emailing back and forth and they said that my background check is incomplete, so now I'm waiting for a response from HR.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Mobile Store Protection Specialist/TRAINER Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Redmond, WA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Redmond, WA
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Ross Stores in September 2011.

    Interview Details

    Applied online at the company website. Received two phone interviews, an online test and an in person interview. Background check took a week and a half. I became employed after a two week process.

    Interview Questions
    • Why would I like a career in loss prevention?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation, given a take it or leave it offer.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Store Protection Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Buford, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Buford, GA
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Ross Stores in May 2013.

    Interview Details

    it was simple i was asked questions on the phone and a week later called in for a interview and about 2 weeks like started

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There really isnt any negotiations
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Store Protection Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Killeen, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Killeen, TX
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Ross Stores in May 2012.

    Interview Details

    It was a group interview with three other individuals. Many questions about past security experience were asked. We then did role playing about potential scenarios that might take place in the position to which we were applying for. It took about an hour for the whole process. Overall it was not to tedious or stressful because of the way it was preformed in a group.

    Interview Questions
    • In your past jobs, did you ever catch anyone stealing merchandise or materials.   Answer Question
    • If you were to see a customer bolt out the door with unpaid merchandise, what would you do?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Store Protection Specialist Interview

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

    The process took 1 week - interviewed at Ross Stores in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    My first interview was with an assistant manager, who basically gave me a couple situational questions like "why do you want to work here?" and "How would you make Ross grow as a whole?". I was a little nervous, and she could tell, so she told me for the real interview with the main manager, to sound more confident. Two days later I was interviewed with the main manager, and took the advice and ended up doing well. The manager decided I was more fit to work as a sales associate, and after a background check, she hired me.

    Interview Questions
    • How would Ross benefit from you working here?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There wasn't any negotiation, but I didn't really try anyway.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Store Protection Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 5 days - interviewed at Ross Stores in May 2010.

    Interview Details

    Applied online. Got call from hiring manager. 1:1 interview with store management. Next day 1:1 interview with ALPM. General LP interview questions. Received offer 1 week later after pay had been approved.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    They will low ball you HARD CORE. If you really know your ftuff you can get a decent wage from Ross
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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