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Updated Sep 6, 2014
Updated Sep 6, 2014
98 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    CNA/MT/SIC Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Very calm and centered on what your good at

    Interview Questions
    • What would u say the most difficult thing about your job would be   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Health and Wellness Director Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in September 2012.

    Interview Details

    Hiring process was slow, but encouraging Interviewed with several clinical directors including the regional and divisional director and the executive director of the building. Hiring process was very smooth and the only hold ups were due to back-ground checks and physicals. This was not surprising and very common with and role d/t the clinical aspect of the job.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Nurse Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Indianapolis, IN
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Indianapolis, IN
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living.

    Interview Details

    Filled out my application and got a call about two weeks later. Set up an interview and was offered a job on the spot. Started working about a week later.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    I would negotiate pay before accepting a position
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Director of Health and Wellness Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    in the process of part 2 of the interview this week

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Life Enrichment Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Minneapolis, MN
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Minneapolis, MN
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Sent a resume, got a call a few weeks later and began the process. Had a single interview, told to expect a next interview. The first interview was filled with more personal questions that related to how I feel and think about aspects of the job I would perform. I received the offer of the job a couple of days later.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Certified Nursing Assistant Interview

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

    I applied in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in April 2011.

    Interview Details

    Interview with Health Director. 1 on 1 communication and very relaxed. You even watch a video on Alzheimers.

    Interview Questions
    • What would you do if a patient came up to you and asked where their significant other was, but they had been deceased.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Server- "Fine Dining" Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living.

    Interview Details

    The interview process was not that difficult, I was just asked a couple of questions like what I was involved with in high school. Previous experience that I had, what was expected of me. The hiring manager wasn't that bad, pretty much if he liked you, he hired you, you're going to be trained either way.

    Interview Questions
    • What do you expect when it comes to customer service?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation, it's minimum wage.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Resident Care Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    A lot of the questions were about a situation and how you handled it and what was the outcome. AS in what was the worst customer service you had and how did you handle it. Also how would you feel being a part of a team.

    Reasons for Declining

    The pay was really low.

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Registered Nurse Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Richmond, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond, VA
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in May 2013.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed by DPS in person and then by phone by RDO

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    Sous Chef Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Colorado Springs, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Colorado Springs, CO
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at Brookdale Senior Living in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    I had 2 interview with the promise of promotion with in 6 months

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    they offered 12 a hour i declined and asked for 13 a hour
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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