Waffle House Interview Questions

Updated Sep 25, 2014
Updated Sep 25, 2014
90 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    District Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Waffle House.

    Interview Details

    They have Background checks, credit checks, hair drug test for everyone on a regular basis at a lab, so drug users you don't have a chance cause they check for things that people put in their hair to cover it up also. Don't bother cause they test periodically, personality testing and several interviews with all different levels of management. Driving to different locations. Ask a lot of questions

    Negotiation Details
    Ask for at least 40k for unit managers and district get paid 75% on bonuses
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Unit Manager Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Charlotte, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Waffle House in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    So far, so good. Looking forward to OJT. 10-12 week training should be very enlightening. I am very observant and want to see how much management freedom unit mgrs actually have.

    Interview Questions
    • Liability for store thefts...unit mgr pays out of pocket?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    District Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person - interviewed at Waffle House.

    Interview Details

    sit in a big room with upper management to talk about how bad you are. then they asked if you needed to re apply after working on the few items. but then tell you you need more confidence and you got the job. very misleading and mind games.

    Negotiation Details
    none
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
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    Server Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Americus, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Americus, GA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 5 weeks - interviewed at Waffle House in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    Interview process was very SLOW . I had to call everyday for 3 weeks just to get them to look at my Application. Then Waited another 2 for them to call me for an Interview. I Had my Interview 3 weeks ago and never got called back , when the Manager told me during the Interview that they were HIRING .

    Interview Questions
    • No Difficlt Questions. Basic Interview Questions
      Why Should We Hire you?
      When are you available to work?
      What Is your Expected Pay?
        View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Grill Operator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Waffle House in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    face to face pretty easy ask some question present drivers license and social for background check and call you a couple days later with another face to face interview follow up

    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Unit Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Hickory, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hickory, NC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Waffle House.

    Interview Details

    Pretty simple, as long as you meet the requirements. They are serious about drug testing you get tested more than once. Be sure that you are well prepared to work hard. This is a great job with potential if you're ready for it. The recruiters are super easy to talk to , they really want you to succeed.

    Interview Questions
    • I do not remember any questions, there is a test to take during the interview process.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Make sure you are strong in your negotiations! If you don't ask for itt hey will not give it to you.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Unit Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Waffle House.

    Interview Details

    It is easy they need just about anyone who is willing to do the job.
    Just tell them what they wont to hear, and the rest is just taking a online assessment that will tell them how well you fit the system at waffle house.

    Interview Questions
    • The interview is the easy part, the assessment it what could stop you from getting the job. Just answer like you think a employer would wont you to.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    They tell you what you will make, not much room to talk money with them,
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Waitress Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person - interviewed at Waffle House.

    Interview Details

    It was easy interview only asked did I have any restaurant experience and do I have criminal record told me to come back next day for second interview with district manager

    No Offer
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Unit Manager Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Montgomery, AL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montgomery, AL
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Waffle House.

    Interview Details

    HR Interview
    Security Screening
    Division Interview
    Management Assessment
    Area Interview
    3-day On-the-job Evaluation
    Spousal Interview
    Senior Level Interview
    Drug Screening
    Offer

    Interview Questions
    • There is no default list of questions. They operate on the fly in each interview.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
  11.  

    Unit Manager Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Atlanta, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Waffle House in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    It was easy. They ask questions but mostly tell you what to expect as a Unit Manager. You will work every holiday and most weekends..BUT you will get off early!

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Average Interview

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