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99 Cents Only Interview Questions

Interviews at 99 Cents Only

100 Interview Reviews

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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Katy, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (Katy, TX) in July 2018.

    Interview

    You sit down and they ask you questions on your availability and why you would be a good fit for the store. They also ask how much are you looking to get paid,

    Interview Questions

    • How much are you looking to get paid   1 Answer

  2. Helpful (1)  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Bakersfield, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (Bakersfield, CA) in December 2016.

    Interview

    It wasn't intimidating. The interview and the questions were straight forward. One-on-one interview. The questions revolved around experience, customer service, and one's reliability. I got the job on the spot.

    Interview Questions

  3. Helpful (1)  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only.

    Interview

    It was easy. Questions were asked in English. Like the first question was about my lifestyle. Where i was born, where i was held. Stuff like that. Then it went into some questions about the store. Do i like how the store already functions, if not, how can we make it a better place to shop?

    Interview Questions


  4.  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (San Antonio, TX) in January 2019.

    Interview

    My interview was over the phone & I imminently got hired. After that day it took about 3 days before I started. They had to do a background check and since im underage my parent had to consent to it.

    Interview Questions


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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (Phoenix, AZ) in April 2019.

    Interview

    Sat down to talk about work experience and availablity. Discussed work positions available and what I would work best in. It was a really simple to the point interview. Asked if I had any questions and discussed wages.

    Interview Questions


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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (Los Angeles, CA).

    Interview

    Went in for interview and asked if I had any experience in retail. Pretty casual and asked me about my background and about how can fit inside company. Pretty laid back and easy for the most part.

    Interview Questions


  7. Helpful (1)  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mesa, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (Mesa, AZ) in June 2015.

    Interview

    Mainly, you say why you want to work there. They want to here that you care about the business and you will be reliable. Unfortunately, they have a huge turnover rate so they want to try and not keep training people weekly.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work for 99 cents store ?   1 Answer
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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in La Puente, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (La Puente, CA) in October 2014.

    Interview

    What the company mainly looks for is someone who has flexible hours and does not have a problem doing challenging tasks. You are told beforehand that this job is not as easy as it seems to make sure it's something you're in for. You're on your feet all day.

    Interview Questions


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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Hawthorne, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (Hawthorne, CA) in November 2012.

    Interview

    I introduced myself and the manager at the time said you're hired. It didn't take much to get hired at all. In fact anyone can get hired in a company like this. Doesn't matter if you don't speak English, or have never had a job and you're 80 years old anyone can get hired here. No problem.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    I would say if you're really desperate for a job apply here. Otherwise, keep looking. Don't waste your time.


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    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in El Cajon, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at 99 Cents Only (El Cajon, CA) in October 2012.

    Interview

    The manager brought me in the office, asked me a few basic questions. Availability, why I want to work there. Same as every other interviewer, and then called me a few hours later and asked if I could make it to an orientation.

    Interview Questions


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