Farmers Insurance Group Customer Service Representative Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 21, 2014
Updated Jun 21, 2014
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Customer Service Representative Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Olathe, KS
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Olathe, KS
Application Details

I interviewed online. The process took 5 weeks - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group in February 2014.

Interview Details

Had online questions and test, then phone interview, then face to face interview, after the face to face interviews as a group we listened to calls being taken and then we were offerd the positions

Interview Questions
  • Name a time in which your job was stressful, and how did you handle it?   View Answer
Negotiation Details
very professional and very high energy
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Other Interview Reviews for Farmers Insurance Group

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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group.

    Interview Details

    I've received a phone call from a recruiter a day after I filled out an online application to see when I can come in for an interview. She was very nice and easy to talk to but help talking 80% of the time about sales/ commission positions that I wanted nothing to do with. Of course they would do that since they basically lose nothing over it. But she said she forward my resume to agencies near me.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing really difficult. Just went over resume and asked about myself, education, and employment history   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Although my resume was forwarded to a different agency for my wanted position. I declined the other sales positions she mentioned

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Austin, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    An Insurance friend referred me. I talked to the person on Friday and went in for an interview on Monday.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe what you would do if you were faced with a person's feelings. There are two people, how would you choose who would be hurt? I asked for an example. They said if I received a phone call asking for a quote and I gave it to the person in the office, but later another sales person came in and said, but the way, I'm looking for a call from so and so. So and so was the person I gave to the sales person in the office. That person wrapped up the business and helped the caller. How would you handle it? note: they want to find out the essence of who you are.   View Answer
    • If I were to call 5 people you worked for before and they used three adjectives to describe you, what would they say?   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    I have only had one interview, and not offered a position because the position they have is not a CSR position.. They did say they would send my information to other agencies, after I took the personality test.

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Interview process was not bad at all. Needed customer support in previous jobs and needed insurance property and casualty license.

    Interview Questions
    • Please tell me everything you know about Farmers Insurance   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    I went to a career fair and got the chance to talk to one of the recruiters. The following week I received a phone interview. The phone interview was based on all behavioral questions. It totally took about 15 minutes.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a stressful situation at work and how you handled it.   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Oklahoma City, OK
    Anonymous Employee in Oklahoma City, OK
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group in December 2012.

    Interview Details

    I applied online through and had to take tests. I was then contacted by a recruiter who asked me several situational type questions. Afterwards, I was brought in as a group with other applicants. We all individually interviewed with a couple of different supervisors, who asked similar questions to the recruiter. After the interview, I listened to calls. The next day, I was alerted that I wasn't the the type of person they were looking for.

    Interview Questions
    • The questions weren't difficult. They're very much aimed at trying to get a specific type of personality for the work.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through an employee referral. The process took a day - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group in June 2010.

    Interview Details

    They'll hire anyone and throw you into the job with crappy training. When you don't get it in three weeks, they tell you to get out.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    He offered, take it or leave it.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Olathe, KS
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Olathe, KS
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group in March 2011.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and about 2 weeks later, I received a phone call from HR. They wanted to know if they could do a phone interview right now. After about 30 minutes of talking with them, they told me that they would like me to come in and take a typing test. If I passed that, I would then go upstairs and sit with an employee for about a hour to watch them. After about a hour, HR came back up and took me downstairs. She informed me that he will pass a recommendation to the hiring manager to go forward with employment. About a week later, I received another phone call and they offered me the job.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    None. Take it or leave it.
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

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

    I interviewed in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group in January 2008.

    Interview Details

    in a nutshell, not much of an interview process. The hiring can vary from agency to agency. Most are small groups that if you find the right agent you can make some money and earn a living.

    Negotiation Details
    no negotiation i took what i was offered
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Olathe, KS
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Olathe, KS
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Farmers Insurance Group in January 2008.

    Interview Details

    They called me first for a phone interview and asked me the basic questions about my background and such. When I went in for the formal interview, I had to take a typing test and a simulation in insurance customer service. If I passed both I would meet with an HR representative who asked me about conflict resolution styles, and other daily work habits.

    Interview Questions
    • There were no unexpected questions. They were all very standard.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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