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Updated Mar 1, 2015
Updated Mar 1, 2015
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  1.  

    Operations Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at PepsiCo in February 2015.

    Interview Details

    Here is the format I had:
    I went through an interview where two people interviewed me. It lasted about 15 minutes.
    Then moved on to another interview where there was just one person interviewing me.
    Took a tour around the facilities. Asked questions then.
    Then went through another interview with one person.
    Then the process was over.

    Interview Questions
    • Name a time you were in a conflict with a group and how did you resolve it?   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Carrier Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    first is the one way interview. They were all behavior questions in one way interview. then they called for a phone interview wanted to know the previous working experience & set up a on site interview with six people. They explained the opening and asked all the questions related to the opening.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
  3.  

    RSR Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at PepsiCo.

    Interview Details

    It was a panel style interview. There were two people that were there and read scripted questions. Best to give in depth answers. There may have been five or six questions in all. Went fairly quick though.

    Interview Questions
    • Name a time when you had an upset customer, why were they upset and how did you deal with it.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
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  5.  

    Merchandiser Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person – interviewed at PepsiCo.

    Interview Details

    FIlled out online application
    1 Week later received telephone interview for Pepsi Co and was scheduled for person to person interview a week later.
    Conducted person to person interview with area manager, took about 15 mins and went well
    2 Weeks after interview I received a call from Pepsi saying I was selected and do I accept the conditional offer.
    Had to get drug screen and background check completed within 48 hours/ I went the next day.

    36 hours later everything was cleared and I was told I can start training that next week.

    Note..2 days after my person to person interview I was not allowed to apply for any other Pepsi jobs, so I guess I was selected then. (Just my guess)

    Interview Questions
    • What's your prior experience dealing with conflicts with supervisors, please give examples on how you resolved the conflict?
      What's your prior experience dealing with conflicts with co-workers, please give examples on how you resolved the conflict?
      How would you deal with a hostile customer?
      Why do you want to work for Pepsi?
      What do you know about Pepsi?
      Whats your experience merchandising products?
       
      Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    District Sales Leader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Great interview process, the persons interviewing are very friendly and care a lot about each candidate. The process was great. There are a series of interviews with different people. Two persons in each interview and multiple interviews back to back. The process was very competitive with the other candidates as well. overall a great experience with great feedback and a great interview.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    District Sales Leader Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at PepsiCo.

    Interview Details

    Three stages to the hiring process. First is an initial interview with simple basic questions. Then if you move on, you do a ride-along with a truck driver in the area, where you are evaluated based on your attitude and interest level. Then finally, I was called up for a final interview and it consisted of a 2 day even with lots of networking opportunities and 3 interviews, each with 2 people in the room.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at PepsiCo.

    Interview Details

    HR Manager asked me to talk about resume then asked a couple of behavioral questions. Interview took no more than 30 minutes. Felt if she wasn't interested from the very start, was late to interview me.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Route Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at PepsiCo.

    Interview Details

    Apply online, if selected will get interview call, if passed in interview, job begins immediately, training is provided. They need more people with selling skills, good communication, good driving records and no drug use. Interview is very friendly and open environment, no pressure. No prior experience in sales or route sales required. Training is promised and is given for weeks, or until trained to spec.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Pre-negotiated offer, the job posting explained it all.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Warehouse Material Handler Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Memphis, TN
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Memphis, TN
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at PepsiCo in January 2015.

    Interview Details

    Filled out an application online and got a callback within roughly 2 weeks. Set up an appointment to hear more about the company in person and did a tour of the warehouse. Two days later I got a callback again for an interview which was set up two days later. The interview questions were basic such as "what would you do in this situation..." and "tell us a time when you dealt with this..." After the interview I filled out paperwork to allow a background check to be done and a hair sample drug test. I should be getting a call in the next 2 days to do the drug test and then hopefully start working soon after!

    Interview Questions
    • Tell us about a time when you saw someone doing something unsafe and how did you deal with it?   Answer Question
    • what would set you apart from everyone else we have interviewed and why would we hire you over them?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There wasn't really any negotiations. They said they would be able to work around my school schedule, which is nice. Pay starts at 16.01
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Operations Management Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at PepsiCo.

    Interview Details

    Three interviews each with one person and each 30 minutes long. Great process, smooth and easy. Questions were average interview questions. The hiring managers were great and they gave a tour of one of their plants.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time when you had to operate outside of your comfort zone.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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