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Cashier Associate Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took 4 months - interviewed at Walmart in August 2010.
Interview Details – Application is on the internet. There are NO paper applications. You will need to create a login ID because it is a long process, as you pass each phase. There is a section that will require you answer over 60 questions. If you can't finish in one sitting, that's okay. You can stop, log out, and go back later. It will take you where you left off. If there are positions, and your application is selected, you will be called in for an initial interview. That goes well, there maybe a couple of more interviews. Do NOT try to contact the store to follow up on your application or interview. You will only annoy these people and put your chance of being hired at risk. They are very busy and don't have time for inquiries. Just go back on a regular basis (once a month or so) and find something to update on the application to keep it active.
Interview Question – Be prepared to give examples on how you handled certain situations; how you helped someone you didn't have to, there's too much work but it has to get done by a certain deadline - how did you do it, how were you able to resolve an angry person to remedy the situation. You need give real life examples. They don't have to be work related experiences. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Very limited. I was lucky at the time I was hired because it was more flexible. But pay and availability are part of a regulated corporate structure, so management only have so much at their disposal to offer.
Very Easy Interview
Wal Mart Cashier Interview (Positive Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Walmart in March 2014.
Interview Details – I received a phone call from Personnel asking if I was still interested in a position at their store. I set up a time to come in for an interview. When I arrived for the interview, I had to review some paperwork beforehand. I felt nervous but confident that I would get this job. I spoke to a supervisor for my first interview who asked me 3 questions. She was a little asian lady who was very friendly and made me feel very comfortable. She seemed to be very satisfied with my answers and said I would be a great fit for the company. I was told to wait for a few minutes and soon the assistant manager came in. He asked me if I had any questions and I jokingly said, "Yeah, am I hired?" He proceeded to tell me I would be going to the next room over to get set up to do a drug test. I knew immediately that I had the job! Easiest interview experience ever!
Interview Question – None. You'd have to be an idiot to not know the answers to the questions they asked. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – No negotiation. It was either take it or leave it.
Cashier Interview (Neutral Experience; Easy Interview)
Interviewed at Walmart
Interview Details – Three interviews. First was re-scheduled due to an error in their system and my waiting around for nearly an hour. First was with a single manager, the second was with another, and the third was with three managers.
Interview Question – Essentially the basic 'hardest instance with customer' or 'how would you react if...' and so forth. Very straight-forward. Answer Question
Very Easy Interview
Wal Mart Cashier Interview (Neutral Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Walmart.
Interview Details – A two part interview asking questions about decision making. Hired on the spot officially offered after passing drug test 24 hours later. You are interviewed first by an hourly associate who then if they like you sends you to the second phase of repetitive questions
Interview Question – the questions were repetitive View Answer
Negotiation Details – none the company has their starting pay rates and thats it
Cashier Associate Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through other source - interviewed at Walmart in June 2013.
Interview Details – the hiring for the company was very short We just had to watch a film ,then fill out paper work .Put our code in the system . then we all had 4 hours on the computer to answer question from the film we watch to make sure we understood what we needed to know.
Interview Question – these question is the first time I've been ask these questions View Answer
Wal Mart Cashier Interview (Neutral Experience; Average Interview)
I applied in-person and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Walmart in February 2014.
Interview Details – The process took 1 week after I applied in person. Interviewed in February, 2014. Process was not complicated. They got back to me within the week after the interview.
Interview Question – “What are the three basic beliefs of Walmart? View Answers (2)
Cashier Associate Interview (Negative Experience; Difficult Interview)
I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Walmart.
Interview Details – Waited like 45 minute before being seem by someone before being interview, was interview for a cashier position and got interview by one person first a department manger, then by three people next, asking basically the same question just in different concepts or content.
Interview Question – What steps or how do you handle a situation that involved a employee acting in an unsafe manner? How do you handle this, and do you feel what you did was the right thing to do? View Answer
Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation phase just you want the job you got it, here your pay rate very low.
Very Easy Interview
Cashier Associate Interview (Positive Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied in-person and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Walmart in March 2014.
Interview Details – the interview process was very quick and sweet..i had two interviews in one day and the last was a bout 5 days later after the background check and after about 2 more days they called me in for my orientation
Wal Mart Cashier Interview (Neutral Experience)
I applied online and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Walmart.
Interview Details – The process was very easy. They take you up front to test your ability to be a cashier. Then they send you out to do a drug test. In a week or so they call you back for orientation.
Interview Question – The questions to move up are hard. You have step to step questions to answer. Answer Question
Cashier Associate Interview (Neutral Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Walmart in March 2014.
Interview Details – You are called in for an interview, you sit one on one with a manager, they ask some questions, like when you displayed leadership, how you resolved a problem, if you get called, you have the job.
Interview Question – When was a time you solved a difficult problem. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – I was unable to negotiate.
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