Walgreens Sales Associate Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 11, 2014
Updated Aug 11, 2014
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Sales Associate Interview

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

I interviewed online. The process took 4 days - interviewed 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 Employee  in  San Antonio, TX
    Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Application Details

    I interviewed in-person. The process took 1 week - interviewed 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
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    Sales Associate Interview

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

    I interviewed online. The process took 2+ weeks - interviewed 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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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed 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 Employee  in  Brooklyn, NY
    Anonymous Employee in Brooklyn, NY
    Application Details

    I interviewed in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Walgreens in July 2013.

    Interview Details

    Very casual but I was being interviewed with another person in the room in competition for the same position and we both wound up getting the job. The interviewer was very friendly and welcoming but wound up being a non-supportive, unlikeable boss.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Pharr, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Pharr, TX
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at Walgreens in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied Online, very simple, then had to go to a store and complete the rest of the application. Afterwards, got a call a week later for a formal interview.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing hard all standard questions, like when was the hardest time when you had to deal with a customer.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Got an offer but then offered a way better job.

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Bangor, ME
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bangor, ME
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Walgreens in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    Simple interview. Before an interview with a manager I had to take a skill test that took me about 45 minutes to complete. Had me use the computer at the photo lab which was awkward because customers thought I was an associate. Maybe it was a test?

    Interview Questions
    • Situational questions. The most unexpected one had something to do with a situation in which someone asked you for help and you refused.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I didn't try to negotiate anything. They haven't really given me much information about the job yet, honestly.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  South Holland, IL
    Anonymous Employee in South Holland, IL
    Application Details

    I interviewed in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Walgreens in December 2009.

    Interview Details

    There was one interview by the Storemanager, she was very direct, explained that she needed good people who come to work and work hard. The drug test was the real deciding factor, after I passed that I received a phone call to inform me that I passed the test.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I interviewed online. The process took 4 days - interviewed at Walgreens.

    Interview Details

    Applied online, Called the next day, the following day I went into take the skills assessment and had a structured interview with an assistant manager, was called back for interview with store manager, Position offered

    Interview Questions
    Reasons for Declining

    Accepted a position at a different store

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    i had one interview and it went ok it was a good expriance

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer

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