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Public Storage Interview Questions

Updated Dec 14, 2014
Updated Dec 14, 2014
75 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    District Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Public Storage in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    Very fast process. Phone interview which lasted 45 minutes. Basic questions about your direct reports. Following week had face to face with two Regional Managers at their corporate office. Just got a notice I didn't make the cut. Seems like a great company to work for. Will try again.

    Interview Questions
    • Face to Face they ask you to give them 3 low points and 3 high points you've had in High School, College, and professional career.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    District Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Castro Valley, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Castro Valley, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Public Storage.

    Interview Details

    One Phone screen and 2 interviews. One ride-along with an exisiting Distirct manager. Process was fast and easy maybe takes 3 weeks to complete. First in person interview took about 2 hours.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Property Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    2 weeks one phone interview and 2 in person with DM and regional manager drug and back ground test take about one week to get results back they well ask what are your strengths and weakness

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Relief Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    Interview Details

    Applied online was called the next day. 3 interviews: phone with recruiting manager, in person with district manager & regional manager. It helps if you were referred by a current employee. Currently in the interview stages, phone interview occurred recently

    Interview Questions
    • Was asked 3 biggest strengths & 3 biggest weaknesses. FYI they don't generally promote within the company but they do seek long term candidates for the relief manager position. Mention you are looking for a long term position. They do check references, conduct background check & drug testing. If you are currently employed and planning to quit be prepared to tell them why... they will ask   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    DM Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Public Storage.

    Interview Details

    Long - lots of questions and people to meet

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  7.  

    Property Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Public Storage in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    They ask you about your previous employers (honesty is the best policy). They ask you what you would like from an employer. It is usually a two interview process. They also ask you to tell about different things you've experienced with previous employers that you felt you could have handled better or have learned from.

    Interview Questions
    • Your strengths and weaknesses and how you can improve.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Did not negotiate I loved the benefits.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Property Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at Public Storage in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Company held a open house at it's headquarters and over 30 applicants applied. Interview conducted the same day for select applicants. A few days later I was offered the position and a meeting with scheduled with the local district manager.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time at work when you failed to make a customer happy.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Pay rate is set in stone with no possibility of negotiating. Small pay increase of 50 cents after 6 months. You may become a trainer or safety coordinator for an extra $1/hour. Cannot be promoted to management internally.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Relief Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Public Storage.

    Interview Details

    The interview was quite tedious in hindsight. I had to go through 3 interviews to get an entry level position.

    Interview Questions
    • Would you be willing to work for a company that does not propmote internally?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Administrative Assistance Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Interview with District Manager

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Property Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Public Storage.

    Interview Details

    1. Apply at publistoragejobs.com
    2. Either approach a current staff member and seek out a referral, or you'll have no other choice but to wait for recruiting to contact you. There is no way for you to follow up on your application on your own.
    3. Once recruiter contacts you will be interviewed a minimum of 3 times.
    4. After successfully completing the interview process, they will make a hiring offer.
    5. Once you accept their offer, the company will conduct a thorough background check and a drug screening, before you will be onboarded.
    6. After being onboarded, paid training will begin.

    Interview Questions
    • The interview process is completely scripted.
      You will be asked about the 3 most positive and negative experiences during your highest level of educational instruction.
      You will be asked about 3 positives and 3 negatives from your last 3 jobs.
      You will be asked how you could have exceeded the positives and resolved the negatives.
      You will be asked what your most trying time in life has been to date.
       
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    Negotiation Details
    There is zero negation in the field management positions.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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