Coinstar

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Coinstar Reviews

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    Overall, good company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Bellevue, WA
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Bellevue, WA

    I worked at Coinstar full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great benefits (rival the best companies in the world) and a stable company lead by brilliant individuals.

    Cons

    Low upward mobility, little to no growth potential for company

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    Re-connect with your workforce

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Coinstar Interviews

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    District Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Coinstar.

    Interview Details

    I had initial phone screenings with the same Coinstar recruiter for three different jobs, all at or above Manager level. All three interviews went very well as far as I could tell. Having dealt with Coinstar as a customer for more than 10 years, I know their business better than most outsiders. Therefore, I thought I'd at least get a second interview. At the end of each phone screening, the recruiter told me that he would call me back within a specified period of time to let me know whether I made the cut for the next round. No call! After allowing another 4-5 days go by I had to call him back and ask the status of my application. It was at this point, each time, that I was told that I would not be moving on to the next interview. I understand that every applicant will not be contacted. However, when their recruiter tells you that he will call you back either way, I believe that he is obligated to do just that.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing off the wall. Mostly typical questions about how you have had to multi task and prioritize workload, etc.   Answer Question
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    Easy Interview

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Additional Info

Website www.coinstar.com
Headquarters Bellevue, WA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1991
Type Company - Public
Industry Retail
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

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