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J. C. Penney Interview Questions

Updated Aug 13, 2017
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  1. Helpful (7)  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    It was fun. I had a blast and would do it again. It felt like your typical interview, they ask you the same questions that all companies do. How did you find out about us, why do you want to work for us, and so on and so forth.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you handle a stressful situation   1 Answer

  2.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at J. C. Penney.

    Interview

    Simple. Applied online got a call from HR. Met her in person and she hired me on the spot. She even took into consideration where I thought I would work best in the store. Good first job

    Interview Questions

    • There wasn't really any questions. We just had a conversation about my interests   1 Answer
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    Sales Associate/Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roanoke Rapids, NC
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at J. C. Penney (Roanoke Rapids, NC).

    Interview

    It was a group interview and everyone got to hear others answers. So, I dont think people gave honest answers. They hears something that sounded nice and said repeated it.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you sell the clothing that you are wearing today?   1 Answer

  4.  

    Salon Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chesapeake, VA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at J. C. Penney (Chesapeake, VA).

    Interview

    More than 1 interview. Phone screen interview with recruiter and other upper management. A couple face to face interviews with store and district management. It was some time ago and is hard to recollect.

    Interview Questions


  5.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at J. C. Penney.

    Interview

    The interview was a group interview where we did a game to see how well we worked together. It was very enjoyable and the interviewer was very nice.

    Interview Questions

    • What would you enjoy doing here.   1 Answer

  6.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    Simple easy and fast. Typical interview questions about customer service. Have to think quick on your feet other than that it's a typical interview you go to like for a retail employment


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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Calumet City, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at J. C. Penney (Calumet City, IL) in August 2017.

    Interview

    It was a group interview with me and 2 others. The interview was very quick and easy and the hr woman showed us where we'd be working inside the store. We all got hired on the spot and my first day is tomorrow !

    Interview Questions

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    Customer Service Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in League City, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at J. C. Penney (League City, TX).

    Interview

    I really don't remember as it was over twenty years ago. I believe it was very brief, and they hired me on quickly because I had a referral from a long time employee with a great reputation.

    Interview Questions


  9.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at J. C. Penney.

    Interview

    Group interview. It was relaxed. Played games, had open conversation. Myself and two other got hired from about eight. After the group interview they called us with a job offer

    Interview Questions


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    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at J. C. Penney.

    Interview

    Very easy interview, nice HR Manager, friendly, very positive, let you ask questions confortably, english and spanish, nice environment, ask you to fill a questionary before the usual questions, last like 1 hour

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