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Advance Auto Parts Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 12, 2014
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Interview Experience  

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

General Warehouse Worker Interview

General Warehouse Worker
Salina, KS

I applied online - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts in July 2010.

Interview Details – Just know how to count a stacked pallet of boxes making sure you get every single one.

Interview Question – Do you see yourself with the company in 10 years?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Sales Counter Interview

Sales Counter
Atlanta, GA

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts in December 2013.

Interview Details – One on one interview basic auto questions was asked.

Interview Question – The test you had to take to see if you get paid a little more was very difficult. It had stuff on it I never even heard of in the store. Maybe they make it difficult so they wont have to pay more.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Negative Experience

Very Easy Interview

Retail Parts Pro Interview

Retail Parts Pro
Pikeville, KY

I applied in-person and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts in July 2013.

Interview Details – Friend of mine run the place, said hey you want a job I'm can get you 12 buck and hour.
I said sure, he said come back tomorrow

Interview Question – wasn't any   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – He told me 12 per hour, 8 dollars on my first 5 paychecks


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Accepted Offer

Negative Experience

Very Easy Interview

General Manager Interview

General Manager

I applied in-person and the process took 5+ weeks - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts in February 2010.

Interview Details – i interview with a idiot first who hired someone with no automotive exp and then i was hired by a friend that worked in another state so i had to travel for over a year at my exspense

Interview Question – its easy to get hired just say what they want to hear   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Second Assistant Manager Interview

Second Assistant Manager

I applied through an employee referral and interviewed at Advance Auto Parts.

Interview Details – Initial interview with a GM, followed by a second interview with a DM. There was a drug test and background check required which took several days.

Interview Question – Nothing difficult or Unexpected - all standard interview questions   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – None.


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Sales Counter Interview

Sales Counter
Somersworth, NH

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts in March 2014.

Interview Details – Online application, online test, backround check, dmv records, urine test


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

Mobile Pro Interview

Mobile Pro
West Palm Beach Farms, FL

I applied through other source and the process took a day - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts.

Interview Details – They are constantly looking for bodies. Can't keep decent people because of low scale and very poor management. Looking for nothing more than basic skills to read and write and servitude because they don't really know how to interview

Interview Question – Are you alive and moving.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – None. Fixed hourly rates based upon geography of store.


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

Mobile Pro Interview

Mobile Pro

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts.

Interview Details – I applied online where I had to take a personality and ethics test. Then I received a phone call for a interview within the week. At the interview I was asked about general car knowledge and customer service experience. After the interview I was offered the job after I passed a drug test, background test, and driver history.

Interview Question – I was asked if I had gotten a ticket in the year.   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Commercial Account Manager Interview

Commercial Account Manager
Charlotte, NC

I applied in-person and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Advance Auto Parts.

Interview Details – The interview process was straightforward and easy

Interview Question – N/A   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Didn't negotiate


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Sales Associate Interview

Sales Associate

Interviewed at Advance Auto Parts

Interview Details – the interview included background check, asking about previous employment and the second round included a tour of the store and general staff.

Interview Question – questions about career oppertunities   Answer Question

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Pros: “AC in the summer and heat in the winter. Not much else to be positive about with the regards to the way this company is run by corporate.” Full Review

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