Canadian Tire Cashier Interview Questions

Updated May 13, 2015
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Cashier Interview

Anonymous Employee
No Offer
Neutral Experience
Difficult Interview

Application

I applied online – interviewed at Canadian Tire.

Interview

The whole interview was in french. They asked me about my education, what i wanted to be when i grew up , my life goals. They also asked me about why i chose canadian tire , what i was hoping to do there. They also asked about my experience and the jobs Ive worked at and what skills were needed to do these jobs.

Interview Questions

  • What are your life goals   2 Answers
  • Why Canadian Tire?   1 Answer
  • What skills did you use at your previous jobs?   1 Answer

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Canadian Tire in November 2014.

    Interview

    They called me on tuesday and had me in for the interview that thursday. Got a call back the day after. The interview was ten minutes long, but I had to wait five minutes for the manager to show up. They asked for my references, and some of the questions were based on those.

    Interview Questions

    • What is your biggest weakness?   Answer Question
    • Can you name a time when you've had to deal with a difficult or irate customer?   Answer Question
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Canadian Tire in September 2013.

    Interview

    I dropped off my resume and filled out an application and about a week later I got a call to come in for a video interview. This was about 45 minutes long and assessed your skills and how well you would fit in each department.

    Interview Questions

  3. Helpful (1)  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Talked lots about different situations that a normal cashier would face on a daily basis. Includes: helping manager out or cleaning up aisle spill?, how well you work in team situations. Very friendly 1 on 1 interview experience, especially for an entry level position. Tests to see if you are reliable and trustworthy to handle cash on a daily basis

    Interview Questions

    • What is the maximum allowance for a deficit and surplus at the end of day cash reconciliation?   Answer Question
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Ajax, ON (Canada)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person – interviewed at Canadian Tire (Ajax, ON (Canada)) in July 2012.

    Interview

    Hiring manager was great and very accommodating with my scheduled, wanted it to work out with both of us.

    Interview Questions

  6. Helpful (1)  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Canadian Tire (Mississauga, ON (Canada)) in April 2012.

    Interview

    Very easy, 15 minute interview. Basic questions.

    Interview Questions

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Canadian Tire (Toronto, ON (Canada)) in April 2012.

    Interview

    I simply do not have any advice, they took me in almost without any questions because a relative of mine referred me and was only there to review the rules, and job responsibilities. Wasn't asked many (any) questions.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    got hired, and got to work. I didn't care about my schedule and it was my first job so I was okay with minimum wage.

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Peace River, AB (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Canadian Tire (Peace River, AB (Canada)) in January 2012.

    Interview

    Handed in a resume, got a phone call, started the next day.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    This is what your getting paid. This is what you will be doing. Take it or leave it.

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a weekinterviewed at Canadian Tire in October 2011.

    Interview

    Invited to interview with HR manager, very easy-going and casual interview with few behavioural questions. Was called back one day later and offered the position. Completed availability as well as some other logistical application.

    Interview Questions

    • What would you do if your cash till did not reconcile at the end of your shift   1 Answer
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Port Coquitlam, BC (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Canadian Tire (Port Coquitlam, BC (Canada)) in September 2011.

    Interview

    One brings their resume into the store, where you are briefly interviewed by a manager. The resume then goes to the owners, and they decide based upon your references, experience and the manager's rating of your interview. (Based upon presentation of both resume and self; confidence, clothing/ appearance, hours available).

    Interview Questions

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