US Foods Interview Questions

Updated Jul 16, 2014
Updated Jul 16, 2014
75 Interview Reviews

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    Human Resources Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at US Foods.

    Interview Details

    It is simple to apply online compared to most other companies, was called to come in and interview, no phone screen, I was called back for a 2nd interview with my bosses boss and a day later was offered the job.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Territory Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at US Foods in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed over phone and then was sent an online survey that took 1 hour. The phone interview took about 15 minutes and consisted of normal interview questions along with food industry questions.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Internship Interview

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

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at US Foods in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    I had two interviews- a general phone screening and an in-person interview. The questions were fairly standard on both interviews. During the in-person interview I had about 3-4 STAR based/behavioral questions (all of them were: "Tell me about a time when...") They also asked sub questions based on my answer; I suppose my answers were too vague although I thought I was pretty concise. The overall experience was pleasant; all interviewers were very cordial. I did not hear back from them until about 2 weeks later- to which I was not offered the position.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time when you had to negotiate a win-win situation. I couldn't think of a specific situation in a professional setting, so I stumbled on this question.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Territory Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  San Francisco, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at US Foods.

    Interview Details

    several tiers of the interview process. HR, followed by District Manager, followed by Senior Management.

    Negotiation Details
    I was given a fair offer and accepted.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Demand Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Rosemont, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Rosemont, IL
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at US Foods.

    Interview Details

    Prior to the Sysco acquisition, they had a recruiting company hire heavy for an initiative for centralized Purchasing. The interview consisted of 4 behavioral interview questions and the basic "walk me through your resume."

    Interview Questions
    • Not extremely difficult but they asked ,"tell me about a time when you had to deal with change?"   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    1 counter offer and no negotiation on vacation. 2 weeks and 2 personal days- which is terrible compared to other employers
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Straight forward interview on how you can add value to the company. Not many technical questions asked by interview team. Very informal and conversation like type of interview. Applied online, received an email shortly after to schedule a phone interview. Very smooth process and they got back to me in about 3 weeks as to whether they wanted me to come on board with them

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Marketing and Sales Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeks - interviewed at US Foods in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Had interview about a month after I applied and heard back a week after my interview

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Credit Coordinator I Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Salem, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Salem, VA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 days - interviewed at US Foods in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    THE best interview I have ever had.

    Interview Questions
    • What do you find most irritating about people?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    Delivery Driver Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  El Paso, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in El Paso, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at US Foods.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview then a face to face.

    Interview Questions
    • Same dumb what would you do questions if you're in a difficult situation. Would you call your mommy-daddy or your dispatcher.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    They assured me that the pay would increase after 6 months, it didn't, so I walked.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
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    Senior Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Interviewing process was slow and HR was not following up.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer

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