Circle K
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Circle K Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Mar 21, 2014
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Difficult Interview

Store Clerk Interview

Anonymous Employee
Mundelein, IL

I applied in-person - interviewed at Circle K in August 2012.

Interview Details – Very well formatted. Done almost immediately. The marketing supervisor rearranges his schedule if the store needs an immediate person. Very great listening on their part. Informative

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Very Easy Interview

Manager Interview

Manager

Interviewed at Circle K

Interview Details – Short and easy, they just want bodies.

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Negative Experience

Very Easy Interview

Manager Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Folsom, CA

I applied in-person and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Circle K.

Interview Details – face to face pretty easy not many questions more answers then there questions. I did go to there training facility. This was in or about 2003 back then there trainer is now a district manager. She was not real good as a interviewer or as a trainer. I left about 40 minutes into training.

Interview Question – what do I think about theft   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – Listen find a company that will be wanting you to excel not trample all over you.

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Positive Experience

Average Interview

Clerk Interview

Anonymous Employee

I applied online and the process took 3+ weeks - interviewed at Circle K in January 2011.

Interview Details – I have one phone interview followed by an in person interview. Questions were about relevant work experience

Interview Question – most difficult question had to be what my weakness was as an employee   View Answer

Negotiation Details – I made a counteroffer and management accepted.

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Customer Service Representative Interview

Anonymous Employee

I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Circle K.

Interview Details – Place Application online i got a call the next day to come in for an interview. upon arrival i waited in a tiny little hallway and waited my turn . during the interview the man was a decently friendly sort, not over imposing nor a pushover. simple interview with standerd questions.

Interview Question – What kind of lifestyle do you like to lead?   View Answer

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Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Customer Service Representative Interview

Customer Service Representative
Tucson, AZ

I applied online and the process took 3+ weeks - interviewed at Circle K in February 2012.

Interview Details – The store manager(whichever circle K) will call you to come in for an interview to evaluate you to be sent to the Hiring Manager for another interview to be evaluated for Training

Interview Question – Its all straight foward   Answer Question

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Very Easy Interview

Store Manager Interview

Store Manager
Phoenix, AZ

I applied through other source - interviewed at Circle K in June 2009.

Interview Details – Multiple interviews paint a solid and rosy picture. Workload, time commitment, management support, work-life balance NOT accurately portrayed. Pay is competitive, but bonuses ( store physical inventories not conducted by independent auditors ) are below competition.

Interview Question – Have you ever worked third shift?   View Answer

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Average Interview

Lead Customer Service Representative Interview

Lead Customer Service Representative

I applied in-person and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Circle K in February 2009.

Interview Details – apply online and then call around for opening positions
Then after you got an manager who is hiring
then you ask for interview time

Interview Question – How to handle irate customers   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – no negotiation
they give detail
then you either accept of decline

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Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Store Clerk Interview

Store Clerk
Springfield, MA

I applied online - interviewed at Circle K in May 2010.

Interview Details – One piece of paper to fill out and then you have to pass the test and if you pass you get a second interview, and if the manager likes you are hired.

Interview Question – None. Basic math and common sense of a test.   Answer Question

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Average Interview

Store Manager Interview

Store Manager
Pensacola, FL

I applied through other source and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Circle K in May 2012.

Interview Details – two week process with a phone 1 on 1 interview followed by panel interview.

Interview Question – why should we hire you?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – difficult as they don't want to pay you as well as you deserve

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