Shoppers Drug Mart
3.1 of 5 287 reviews
www.shoppersdrugmart.ca Toronto, Canada 1000 to 5000 Employees

Shoppers Drug Mart Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 7, 2014
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Cashier Interview

Cashier

I applied in-person - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in July 2010.

Interview Details – if your lucky and they need someone you got the job as long as you have a decent resume. most of the time they get alot of resumes allmost each day so its just sitting there in a box

Interview Question – theres alot of fraud with credit cards.. selling gift card is difficult and makes cashiers lives challenging and dangerous.. when questioned by customers dont know what to tell them   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – i said i live close by so i can come to work in like ten min if they get really busy

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Talent Acquisition/Human Resources Interview

Talent Acquisition/Human Resources

I applied through college or university and interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart.

Interview Details – Great orientation for new employees with the onboarding session. Very welcoming, approachable and friendly people. Interview questions are fair with many behavioural questions and knowledge and experience with technology. Background or interest in HR a plus.

Interview Question – Do you have any experience with LMS?   Answer Question

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Front Store Supervisor Interview

Front Store Supervisor
Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in March 2010.

Interview Details – one 30 minute interview going over work experience, and how you'd deal with certain work situations.

Interview Question – didn't have any. It was very easy and straight-forward.   View Answer

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Business Analyst Interview

Business Analyst
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart.

Interview Details – 2 interviews. 1with recruiter, 2 with hiring manager.

Interview Question – Why should we hire you?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Take it or leave it

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Merchandiser Interview

Merchandiser

I applied in-person and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart.

Interview Details – went for one interview

Interview Question – how to deal with angry customer   Answer Question

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Cash Supervisor Interview

Cash Supervisor

I applied through other source and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart.

Interview Details – very friendly interviewer, fast process which was great for someone looking to start right away and was able to start as soon as i was available which was also great i love everything about this job ! would recommend it to anyone looking for a great job. Interviewer asked great questions and answered my questions accordingly.

Interview Question – what do you see yourself doing in 5 years?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Did not need to negotiate

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Receiver Interview

Receiver

Interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart

Interview Details – Called in for an interview with the front store manager and owner. Called back within a week. Your basic interview questions.

Interview Question – N/A all the basic questions   Answer Question

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Customer Insight Analyst Interview

Customer Insight Analyst
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I applied in-person and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in October 2013.

Interview Details – Three Rounds of "not so rigorous" interview... Very Polite people... Good company people wise
HR round
Manager - Somewhat technical round
SVP- Dont know what to make of it

Interview Question – Technical questions were pretty OK but relatively easy
Cluster Analysis
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Technical Advisor Interview

Technical Advisor
Toronto, ON (Canada)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 4 days - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in January 2010.

Interview Details – Manager in IT Call Centre spoke briefly to me on the phone, approved of my skills. I then interviewed with ZYLOG who contracts us to Shoppers. They approved. I then interviewed with the Team Leader who was very accommodating and friendly.

Finally Zylog called me back with an offer which was accepted by me.

Interview Question – I was asked to troubleshoot a thought experiment. The issue was with a 20 year old PC. The cause was an IRQ sharing problem.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – Zylog offered my $24.50 / hour. It was a good rate.

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Merchandiser Interview

Merchandiser
Richmond Hill, ON (Canada)

I applied in-person and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Shoppers Drug Mart in August 2012.

Interview Details – The questions were on behavioral. I was asked first about my background/previous work. Then I was asked a couple of Situational questions.

Interview Question – The most difficult questions was, how do you handle difficult customer?   View Answer

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