Walgreens Sales Associate Interview Questions

Updated Mar 17, 2015
Updated Mar 17, 2015
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Sales Associate Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied in-person. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Walgreens in January 2015.

Interview Details

I was seated in the office and asked a short interview was conducted, mainly about availability. After I took a drug test, I came back and another interview occurred. It was done by remade questions on the manager's computer. They were friendly and it was relaxed. The questions were typical interview questions.

Interview Questions
  • Tell me about a time you handled a situation with a difficult customer.   Answer Question
Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Walgreens in December 2014.

    Interview Details

    I applied online an about a month and half later was contacted. I did the skills assessment and the next day was contacted for an interview. The interview had no actual interviews, he sat there and looked through my application. I felt like I had the job when I called for a follow up but I ended up not hearing from them.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    computer test and interview. I failed my computer test pshh whatever that means. It had stupid personality quizzes but based on the people who they hire clearly that stupid test is wrong. I guess I messed up on the arithmetic I just thought the whole thing was stupid. good job for students

    Interview Questions
    • none everything is stupid. is all about you having open availability and being dependent on the job and having nowhere to go. they like people like that   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    none
    Accepted Offer
  3. 2 people found this helpful  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Walgreens in October 2014.

    Interview Details

    Submitted online application, they called a day later and said to come in the closest store to take the skills assessment. As soon as I finished the assessment the assistant manager of a nearby store called and asked if I could come for an interview. A day after that interview I got a call from the manager for another interview. She hired me on the spot and said I had 48 hours to go take a drug test.

    Interview Questions
    • The questions were mainly behavioral questions, the only "real" interview question was "Why do you want to work for Walgreens?"   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Walgreens in October 2014.

    Interview Details

    I got called In to take skills Assesment test. Passed and then got a interview. went in for the interview brave and they liked that. Now I have to take the drug test

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a weekinterviewed at Walgreens.

    Interview Details

    Applied in store. Did an online assessment that consisted of multiple choice answers that test your ability to read coupons correctly and make change. Pretty basic. Still waiting for them to review the application.

    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 2 people found this helpful  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in La Mirada, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in La Mirada, CA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Walgreens in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Had to complete a thirty minute test. What would you do questions. Math part, basic math. Met with manager and a trainee, they asked a lot of name a situation where you were facing a difficult or upset customer and you were able to turn around the experience. Name a situation where thinking outside the box helped you to overcome and get a great solution.

    Interview Questions
    • Name a situation where doing something differently than what you normally do allowed you to overcome adversity.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Walgreens.

    Interview Details

    Everything was very quick, which surprised me, due to some of the reviews on here. I guess it depends on the location. The interview was very informal and seemed to be based on some predetermined questions. No pressure. If you're curious how to dress for an interview at a place like this, just be sure to be business casual to be safe. No need for overkill, but be clean and sharp.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Walgreens in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    It was pretty informal, I was interviewed alone by the General Manager of the store and he went through a list of questions regarding times when I have shown work qualities, such as as tailoring my experience to a customer's specific needs, or going above and beyond the requirements of my job. We laughed about my experience and such, it was relatively relaxed in regards to other interview circumstances.

    Interview Questions
    • Was there ever a time where you didn't help a coworker in need?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation phase, I basically just had to accept the pay.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bellevue, WA
    Anonymous Employee in Bellevue, WA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Walgreens in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online. Received a phone call and scheduled an in person interview.
    Didn't really get asked any questions about myself or my previous experience. The manager was nice, but didn't seem particularly organized. The store itself is also very small.

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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