Sam's Club Interview Questions & Reviews
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Self Checkout Attendant Interview (Positive Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied in-person and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Sam's Club in November 2013.
Interview Details – Filled out application at the "apply here" kiosk in the Sam's club. It made it much easier to be able to follow up with some one immediately.Application included assessment to ascertain my level of honesty, commitment and motivation. Inquired at service desk if HR available. They were not at the time; however, by the time i got home from applying, HR had already called my home and left me a message to set up an interview. Interview set for next day. Meet with dept lead for first interview . Experience/Behavior based interview, "Can you tell me about a time when..." Second interview immediately followed with Store manager and assistant store manager. Much less formal then the first interview; however they asked questions to test my level of commitment and motivation.
Interview Question – An employee comes to you with a story about a co worker harassing them; the coworker is fearful the situation may become violent, what do you do? View Answer
Negotiation Details – They let me know how much I would make- no discussion option.
Meat Cutter Interview (Positive Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Sam's Club in February 2013.
Interview Details – Was called in for an interview, proceeded with the interview and was told i was going to have 1 more manager interview me, called me back a few days later asking for one more interview was told i was going to be hired and need to drive to a nearby location to submit a drug test within the next 24 hours.
Advantage Coordinator Interview (Neutral Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied in-person and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Sam's Club in April 2014.
Interview Details – I was a long time before the interview was conducted because no one was available to take the time to do the interview, they need to be available for people trying to start work
Interview Question – the most unexpected question was have I ever stole anything Answer Question
Electronic Sales Associate Interview (Neutral Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Sam's Club in November 2010.
Interview Details – First you come is store and fill out your application on the computer. Then wait about a full week or so and call to see if they received it. Than you'll have an in person interview, if you pass that you'll have to take a drug test i believe the same day. Then you'll have to do computer training for a couple of days or so before your put on the sales floor.
Interview Question – No question was difficult Answer Question
Negotiation Details – No
Merchandising Intern Interview (Positive Experience)
The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Sam's Club.
Interview Details – SVP in operations came to speak in one of my classes, followed up via email with resume attached, she set up a video interview with VP and a senior buyer for me. Did an one-on-one interview with each of them, about 20 min each.
Interview Question – What do you know about northwest Arkansas? What would you do if your client ask for the product 2 weeks early but doing so would reduce the product quality? Answer Question
Cashier Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Sam's Club in March 2012.
Interview Details – After an online application I received a phone call for an interview. The interview took place during normal visiting hours in an office that was private and comfortable. An interview with a COS was conducted, then another with the manager for the department I was applying for.
Interview Question – I was questioned about my feelings about sales, in particular selling memberships. I did not expect the job to be anything more than a cashier. View Answer
Negotiation Details – This was an easy process. They knew I was a student and needed flexible hours, which they were fine with. As far as pay, they have a starting pay for this position (above minimum wage) and add to it for each year of experience you have as a cashier. I thought this was fair.
Merchandise Manager Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied in-person and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Sam's Club.
Interview Details – Three interviews, open ended questions about work experience and how would you deal with certain situations, asked questions to see how you would deal with customer service, back ground questions, and
Interview Question – None of the questions were difficult Answer Question
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Membership Service Associate Interview (Positive Experience; Very Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Sam's Club in March 2012.
Interview Details – consistently went into speak with the hiring manager for about three week straight. Finally had a walk in interview where i was taken to the back office to discus job openings.
Interview Question – Have you ever had to deal with a disabled person? If so how did you deal with them and what was their response? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – nothing was ever up for negotiation...
Cashier Interview (Positive Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Sam's Club in August 2013.
Interview Details – Initial interview- Second Interview- Job Offer
Interview Question – 1. Tell me about a time when you had a difficult situation with an employee and how you resolved it?
2. Tell me about a time when you went above and beyond to help out a customer? Answer Question
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