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Ace Hardware Interview Questions

Updated May 19, 2017
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  1.  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Ace Hardware.

    Interview

    Only one interview, lasted about 30 min, checked grades and exrracurricular involvement, friendly questions to get to know you, having a recommendation goes a long way! They'll try to see if you are generally interested in hardware

    Interview Questions

    • do you do a lot of your own yard work / are you a fix it yourself type of person   Answer Question

  2.  

    Treasury Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Oak Brook, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (Oak Brook, IL).

    Interview

    3 hours interview pretty much about everything: education, working experience and cultural background. It was a quite fun interview. They try to know who you are as a person.

    Interview Questions

    • What did you do to improve your last employer's working performance?   Answer Question

  3.  

    Delivery Driver Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Douglasville, GA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (Douglasville, GA) in March 2017.

    Interview

    Went to the interview on time. The guy only talked with me for about 20 minutes and said hehad more people to interview and would get back with me but I never heard back from them.

    Interview Questions

    • How much experience I had driving with cdl   1 Answer

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    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chehalis, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (Chehalis, WA) in March 2017.

    Interview

    Very open and fun a great interview the total process was around an hour but after that you already felt like part of the team. Other than that nothing else.

    Interview Questions


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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Ace Hardware.

    Interview

    Applied for the job on-line. A week later got a phone call for an in person interview. No unusual questions and a standard interview. The interview lasted about 30 minutes.

    Interview Questions

    • They did ask about experience in retail hardware sales.   Answer Question

  7.  

    Replenishment Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Iowa City, IA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (Iowa City, IA) in December 2016.

    Interview

    They email you to set up a time for a phone interview. During the phone interview I was asked questions about my resume, my engineering experience (I am an undergrad in industrial engineering), and my previous job experience at a distribution center. Wants people who have knowledge of distribution centers, cutting purchase orders, and forecasting. They said they would get back to me soon and emailed me back 2 days later.

    Interview Questions

    • - Tell me about your engineering experience.
      - Tell me about your experience at the distribution center.  
      Answer Question

  8.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (New York, NY).

    Interview

    The interview was very informal and short and maybe lasted 5 to 10 minutes. It was done in casual attire, and the questions were direct and to the point. I was hired the same day, and my started pay was $8 dollars and hour.

    Interview Questions


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    Salesman Interview

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

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (Piedmont, CA) in September 2016.

    Interview

    Store manager sat me down in his office and we held a very informal interview for about 30 minutes. He was hesitant about a recently long employment gap, but decided on giving me a shot. I got the job and started working the next day.

    Interview Questions

    • Have you ever worked retail?   1 Answer

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    Receiving Lead/Retail Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (San Francisco, CA) in June 2016.

    Interview

    I received a friendly call and an interview was set up. The interview was great, the manager was very understanding and cool. The whole process was very quick and actually hit the ground running.

    Interview Questions

    • What was your previous work history?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I got the job, emphasize any customer service experience.


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    Supply Chain Replenishment Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Oak Brook, IL
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Ace Hardware (Oak Brook, IL).

    Interview

    Got a phone screen request the day after I applied online. Phone screen was 30 min east behavioral and experience level questions. Went in for in person interview a week later which lasted 2 hours with 2 groups of managers. Questions were easy enough, mostly behavioral and one technical. They gave me an inventory review data sheet and asked my thoughts about it. I received a rejection letter a week later with no feedback.

    Interview Questions

    • What's one bad thing your favorite manager would say about you ?   Answer Question

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