J. C. Penney Interview Questions in Roseville, CA

Updated Jul 24, 2014
Updated Jul 24, 2014
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Roseville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at J. C. Penney in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    same as all other interview processes for entry level sales. what you did before and what you can bring, your personality and to measure how outgoing and friendly you are. Interviewer hardly looked like she was listening.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    no negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Roseville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at J. C. Penney.

    Interview Details

    Be prepared for group interviews. Tons of example questions, customer service questions, scenario questions. They ask which department you would like to work in and they really do take that into consideration because you might get stuck recovering in it until 12 at night. They will not let you leave until its cleaned

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    8.00
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
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    Salon Leader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Roseville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at J. C. Penney in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    Four interviews in total. I interviewed with the home office, with the Store Leader , with the Field Operations Leader and with the District Manager . All the interviews were about 20-30 minutes long.

    Interview Questions
    • They asked allot of questions in regard to coaching a team, I did not find these difficult.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    They asked what my expected pay would be and I was offered that amount.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Roseville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at J. C. Penney in May 2011.

    Interview Details

    I submitted an online application and was called a week later to schedule a group interview. The group interview had approximately 15 people, and consisted of three managers asking questions and choosing from people who had raised their hands to answer. It lasted one hour.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a difficult ethical situation you encountered at a previous position, and how you responded to it.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I did not negotiate since it was an entry level position.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    JC Penney Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Roseville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA
    Application Details

    The process took 5 days - interviewed at J. C. Penney in October 2011.

    Interview Details

    Applied online, filled out a questionnaire and was called for an informal group interview which was very aid back. After 3 days I received a call and was hired.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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