The Home Depot Cashier Interview Questions

Updated Sep 17, 2014
Updated Sep 17, 2014
221 Interview Reviews

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Cashier Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Interview Details

it varies.,,depends on the need...usually about 2 weeks for you to get a call after u get an interview..But now the process has changed ..once u apply u have to call the headquarter which is in Atlanta and they will contact you if the store you are trying to work for need people depending on the position you have applied for.

Interview Questions
  • no hard question...tell me about yourself type of thing...   Answer Question
Negotiation Details
I did negotiate my offer..got a little bit more of the minimal wage in my state and did not have any experience at all
Accepted Offer

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview Details

    very long. From the time of application to actually hearing from the store can take weeks. after interview the drug test and background check can take any where from 2 days to 2 weeks.

    Interview Questions
    • the questions were all pretty basic, how would you handle this or hwat have you done in the past etc.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    It is more of a take it or leave it type of offer. Regardless of past experience everyone starts out at a base pay.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 days - interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview Details

    Quick and easy the operation was very simple. with very little questions. you wont have any trouble getting the job. the questions as well as management and the process was very easy adn laid back.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I applied online, and I heard back about a month later for a phone interview. 2 days later I got an email to set up my in-person interview. I am hoping that I get the job.

    Interview Questions
    • On the phone interview: What was your most difficult time you had at your old job.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Watsonville, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Watsonville, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at The Home Depot in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and then got a response to call for phone interview. Passed that and got an in person interview. Still waiting on background and drug test. They ask a lot about customer service and your overall work experience

    Interview Questions
    • There really wasn't any difficult just would you be able to lift heavy things a lot   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 days - interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview Details

    Applied online, in about 4 days I was called in for an interview, they asked basic questions about the type of person I was, and such. After the interview they said that I had to go for a drug test that day. You can't reschedule. I got the job the next day after the drug screen.

    Interview Questions
    • Asked about the founders of the company. I researched before hand but I forgot the names towards the middle of the interview. The interviewer was nice about it and said I learn them pretty quick while working there.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Temecula, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Temecula, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1 week - interviewed at The Home Depot in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    After going through an absolutely ridiculous online application process in which I was not really sure if my application was initially submitted...I got a phone call the SAME morning I was emailed to be notified I would be receiving the call. They did not even mention an exact time, just a time frame of 4 hours.

    Interview Questions
    • What was unexpected is that I could not really understand the person doing the interview so most of the time I was guessing the questions and everything she was saying....I am not a racist person nor judgmental in any way except in emergency situations. I believe it was unfair to have someone with an extremely strong accent to interview people for HOME DEPOT....if I was able to actually talk to the person rather than be drilled like I was a criminal I am sure I would have been working there by now. How hard is it to scan products and help people people?? I have THREE CHILDREN AND KNOW PLENTY ABOUT HELPING AND SCANNING :)   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Utica, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Utica, MI
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 days - interviewed at The Home Depot in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Pretty simple questions if you have ever worked retail. A lot about dealing with customers. Had to interview with two separate people then they offered me the job. Must take drug screen within 48 hours.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time when you had to use speed and accuracy to complete a task.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Not really any negotiation. They only pay $8.50 for cashiers.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  South Houston, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in South Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at The Home Depot in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was 15 minutes early, the manager was very kind and thanked me for being early. He asked me to wait for a few minutes and came and got me at appt. time. There were about 8 straight forward questions, which I answered that were common sense in regards tp dealing with the company.

    Interview Questions
    • What would be the hardest thing to deal with during a shift   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I asked for what I thought they were hiring for, he said he wished he could do it worked on his computer and offered .75 less per hour.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Cashier Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at The Home Depot in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    I got hired on the spot, which was very unexpected. I had 24 hours to take the drug test and I took it immediately after the interview. My interviewer didn't seem like someone who judges off of stupid things such as eye contact. She said I had a great attitude and she believed I would be a good employee for The Home Depot. I am a recent college graduate with a bachelors degree in Business Administration. I believe it helped her decision to hire me knowing that I wouldn't be taking more classes in the fall because I am done with college and my availability is open. They do work with you if you do have take classes.

    Interview Questions
    • Do you want to work for a company where you will grow?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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