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Shoppers Drug Mart Interview Questions

Updated Dec 9, 2014
Updated Dec 9, 2014
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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Pharmacist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in April 2010.

    Interview Details

    The company called me for an interview.I attended the interview where I was asked for my previous job experience and my qualifications.They asked me for my availability and why i wanted to work for the company.The asked me what motivates me more at work and if I am an easy going person.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Pharmacy Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart.

    Interview Details

    I applied online and got a phone call from their HR department a few hours later. The next morning I had a phone interview. I was told that I would know if I am short listed the next day and if I am successful I will be called for an in person interview by the end of the week.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a difficult situation and how you dealt with it   Answer Question
    • Why do you want to work as a pharmacy assistant?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Recruitment Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in June 2009.

    Interview Details

    The interview and hiring process was very professional

    Interview Questions
    • What was the biggest recruitment challenge you faced? Who was your most difficult client group?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    The negotiation phase was very respectful
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Cosmetician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in August 2009.

    Interview Details

    I had a cousin that worked there and since i was in the cosmetology field and looking for employment, she suggested i talk to to the cosmetics manager, which i did. She got a good first impression from me, called me in for an interview, asked me some questions in regards to customer service and basic cosmetics knowledge and i was hired to start the following day.

    Interview Questions
    • What would you recomend for a customer with normal to oily skin as a skin care regime and why?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in January 2009.

    Interview Details

    Discovered during the interview that this position was not what I was looking for.

    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Corporate Trainer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in January 2010.

    Interview Details

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    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8. 2 people found this helpful  

    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview and then 1 on 1 interview with the Directors and one of the VPs.

    Interview Questions
    • How did you resolve a hard staffing problem and staffing forecasting?   Answer Question
    • What did you do to resolve conflicts with team members?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in May 2012.

    Interview Details

    Three rounds:
    Phone interview with recruiter - resume check and behavioural questions
    1:1 with hiring manager - very straight forward role fit test, including technical and personal fit
    1:1 with SVP - high level discussion

    Interview Questions
    • Give examples when you demonstrate ability to take on initiates.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was a very detailed assessment/discussion prior to the offer was issued. As a result, it was very thoughtful and competitive. No need to negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Pharmacy Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sudbury, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sudbury, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    Responded to newspaper ad, called by pharmacy manager and interviewed 3 days later. Friendly atmosphere. Asked if I was willing to work weekends/odd hours. Many questions to validate my skills as a tech. Required proof of my education. Required basic retail skills such as processing payments with P.O.S.

    Interview Questions
    • How can you increase the level of care provided to patients   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations, standard package as this is a chain.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Cosmetic Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in April 2009.

    Interview Details

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    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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