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Smart & Final Reviews

57 Reviews
57 Reviews
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David G. Hirz
20 Ratings

    Fresh cookies.

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    I have been working at Smart & Final


    Job not very difficult to do.


    Some customers are completely insane.

Smart & Final Interviews

Updated Jun 20, 2014
Updated Jun 20, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience


Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




    Full Time Key Carrier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Smart & Final in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    Met and interviewed with the district manager and was hired on the spot. We talked about the direction of the company and how I could help them in the new direction they were headed in.

    Negotiation Details
    Very striaght forward and structured and I moved through methodically and topped out my pay scale within the first 4 months.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

Smart & Final Awards & Accolades

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50 Most Engaged Workplaces in America, Achievers, 2013
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
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Headquarters Commerce, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1874
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Smart & Final caters to caterers -- as well as small businesses, restaurants, and individual households in the western US. Its about 250 non-membership warehouse stores stock groceries, party supplies, paper products, cleaning supplies, and more, in bulk sizes and quantities. The stores operate under the Smart & Final and Cash & Carry names in urban and suburban areas in Arizona, California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington, as well as northern Mexico. (It sold its Henry's Farmers Markets and Sun Harvest stores to Sprouts in 2011.) Founded in 1871 in Los Angeles, it... More

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