Target Cashier Interview Questions

Updated Oct 16, 2014
Updated Oct 16, 2014
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Cashier Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Antonio, TX
Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Antonio, TX
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Target.

Interview Details

I applied to Target online as both a cashier and sales floor representative. I was called back the next day to set up an interview. At the interview, I was asked to fill out a personality questionnaire. Then I was taken to the back and had an interview with one of the managers.

Interview Questions
  • There were no unexpected questions. They were typical, easy interview questions.   Answer Question
No Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Target in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Received a call for an interview a few days after applying. Went in for the interview and the interviewer asked me basic questions about availability, why I want to work at target, what my strength and weakness were. Then after that he asked me three questions (what would you do if.... Name a time when..) and told me to go wait in the break room for a second interview. 10 minutes later the interviewer came in and told me that the next person to interview me was "too busy with other interviews" and if I got a call back within the week, if not, then yeah..

    Interview Questions
    • Name a time when you worked with a team, what was your task, and how did you complete it.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Target in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Received a phone interview after applying online. Phone interview consist of basic questions like tell me about yourself and of your goals. After the phone interview i was offered a 1 on 1 interview at the store location. I also had to fill out a personality questionnaire. The 1 on 1 interview had the same questions as the phone interview plus some situational questions.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Filled out an application on line. However I did not get an interview as I believe I did not
    have the available hours they were looking for during the longtemporary holiday season.I was very disappointed. If I should apply again, I will be sure to have more flexibilty with my hours so as to be screened.

    Interview Questions
    • The most difficult question is how to handle an angry customer.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Filled an application online for seasonal and they will call the week after, I have to reschedule the interview because I was on my way to school. But it turns out they have no spot left, there is always next year...

    Interview Questions
    • They ask simple interview questions like what is your strength and weakness.   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Target.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and the next day was scheduled a phone interview. All the questions were the same as found on here already.
    Why do you want to work here?
    Tell me about a time you worked as a team to achieve a goal.
    Describe a time when you exceeded someones expectations.
    Strengths/weaknesses
    describe a time when you had multiple things to do at once.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Easy Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Overland Park, KS
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Overland Park, KS
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Target in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    The interview process was a nightmare. After getting the run around for a week, they got me in for a second interview, which was face to face. The initial interview was done over the phone. Most of the questions asked during the face to face were "what if" questions. Although I didn't get a job offer, I was kind of relieved. Actually, I know that I was overqualified! The interview process seemed really unorganized and I couldn't even imagine what it would have been like if I got hired. The manager interviewing me mentioned that they had several team members leave so, they were looking to add more cashiers for the upcoming holidays. Hmm, I wonder why!?

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Target in November 2013.

    Interview Details

    Was asked few questions to determine if I'd fit to be a candidate which were.
    Why would you work for Target?
    What experience makes you qualified for this position?

    Interview Questions
    • The questions that threw me a curveball was?
      What difficult situation did you face and how did you fix it.
        Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person – interviewed at Target in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    I had a phone interview and then asked to wait for a call from HR to schedule 1 on 1 interview. HR called and we set up date for interview in a couple days. Was told to come in and finish assessment before I went in for interview. Showed up 30 min early to do assessment before interview. Went in and talked to lady at front desk who took me to a room to watch a video that was about 6-10 min long. After the video I went into a different room and talked to the store team leader.

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Target.

    Interview Details

    Called in for phone interview only to have failed it miserably.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer

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