PoolCorp Interview Questions

Updated Aug 20, 2015
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    Driver Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montgomery, AL
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at PoolCorp (Montgomery, AL).

    Interview

    The interview took place in person. I met with the hiring manager. He seemed like a really good guy. He showed me around the facility, told me what I should be looking forward too. This is pretty much it. He called me back within two weeks and made me a job offer.

    Negotiation

    Yes

  2. Helpful (1)  

    OUTSIDE SALES Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Covington, LA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at PoolCorp (Covington, LA).

    Interview

    Typical interview questions.

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    Not interested in working in the industry.

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    Business Development Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    It was good.

    Interview Questions

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    MIT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at PoolCorp.

    Interview

    The intial phone interview is with the placement coordinator in the Human Resources department. They will be able to tell your true willingness to relocate as required for this program and future advancement. A second phone interview is conducted by a Regional manager who also decides if you are a good fit for one of their locations.

    Interview Questions

    • Questions in both interviews are typical however they are very interested to learn about your long term goals, management, team and sales experience in any facet.   Answer Question
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    MIT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at PoolCorp.

    Interview

    Spoke with PoolCorp at a career fair and submitted my resume. Was contacted by HR and was told they were interested and wanted to schedule a phone interview. A 45-60 minute phone interview was conducted.

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    Branch Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at PoolCorp.

    Interview

    I was recruited at a job fair in Orlando, FL. the recruiter took my information and about a week later I got a call back. first was a phone interview. pretty much just telling me about the position and what working for PoolCorp entailed. Willing to relocate is a requirement for the MIT fast track program. After that round, about three weeks later I went in for a formal interview with a Regional Manager in the Orlando area. after about a week, HR called and told me I got the job. two weeks later I was on a plane to Dallas, TX for training.

    Interview Questions

    • no one is trying to fool you in their interview. softball questions basically. they are trying to gage your communication skills and your personality. this company's biggest asset is its employees. they do not want someone who will be a cancer.   Answer Question
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    MIT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at PoolCorp.

    Interview

    Make you sure you know your information. This is important for any company!

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me what you know about pool corp?   1 Answer
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 8 weeks. I interviewed at PoolCorp.

    Interview

    Basic behavioral based question, tell me about a time etc....It was a video interview.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Did not negotiate

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    MIT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at PoolCorp in November 2013.

    Interview

    1. Initial internet interview with HR. 2. Interview with Regional Manager 3. Background check and drug screen.

    Interview Questions

    • What is one of your weaknesses?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    None

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    MIT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Cleveland, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at PoolCorp (Cleveland, OH) in September 2012.

    Interview

    Involved an initial resume submission folwed up by a short phone interview. Based on your abilities demonstrated in the phone interview you are invited for an in person interview (mine was online since I lived out of state).

    Interview Questions

    • They ask a lot of questions that try and define why you would be an asset to the company. Make sure you can back up everything on your resume since they will check with you and ask about it.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Very easy. There was not a lot of negotiation on my end but the offer was extremely competitive.

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