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Jimmy John's Interview Questions

Updated Nov 12, 2018
537 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Construction Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Champaign, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Champaign, IL) in May 2012.

    Interview

    Two separate interviews.

    Nothing too difficult or out of the ordinary. Some personal performance questions.

    Interview Questions

    • Most difficult event/thing you've been through.

      Strength/weakness   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Just discussion with your direct hire. You have the option to negotiate salary, a vacation, etc.


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    Construction Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Champaign, IL
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Champaign, IL).

    Interview

    Was invited to headquarters for a group meeting, and got a hotel the night before. We were about dozen candidates, and were asked to fill some papers out covering some interview questions. The the director discussed the job, and asked questions of each of us before the group. The job was described with such unprofessional candor that I would have appreciated beforehand so I would not have bothered.

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Part Time Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee in West Covina, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (West Covina, CA) in December 2015.

    Interview

    Instantly notified via email sent with the proper orientation requirements and information to be tested on. Appointed a meeting date and time within a week, began orientation with several hires. Tested on the menu the top scores passed orientation and were rewarded a uniform and date to begin work.

    Interview Questions


  4.  

    Job Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Smithfield, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Smithfield, NC) in January 2011.

    Interview

    they said I got the job when they saw my face. I reckon I am blessed

    Interview Questions

    • If we hire you how will you better our company?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Will you work for us


  5.  

    Catering Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Hickory, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Hickory, NC) in August 2013.

    Interview

    Very straight forward, being a new store with new personnel, I was promoted from Delivery Driver to Catering Manager within the first month of opening. The promotion involved higher pay, a percentage of catering sales, and weekends off.

    Interview Questions

    • You seem outgoing, motivated, and fun. We think you would be a good Catering Manager. You will get a raise immediately and you won't have to work on weekends. Are you interested?   1 Answer

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    Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Denver, CO) in July 2014.

    Interview

    Wasn't any... Handed me a packet of papers to fill out asked me 2questions and left my personal info along with my ssn sitting on the desk for everyone to see it for days until I started my first shift. No privacy. .

    Interview Questions


  7.  

    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Champaign, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Champaign, IL) in February 2014.

    Interview

    Not to bad, I had a phone interview and that was the extent of the interview process until i received an on site interview. I really did like the person that interviewed me. I did a decent amount of preparation for this position.

    Interview Questions

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Houston, TX) in January 2017.

    Interview

    quick, fun, interesting people to speak with about their own company was fun to hear what they said and fun to be in the food are of jimmy johns where they make fun food with fun tools and fun people!!

    Interview Questions


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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    got screening on phone first, then was interviewed by three people.. process took about a week

    Interview Questions


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    IT Systems Administrator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Champaign, IL
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Jimmy John's (Champaign, IL) in September 2016.

    Interview

    Phone call from a lower level Systems administrator who was excited and wanted me to talk to the Director. Email from the IT Director who then setup a phone call for over the phone interview. Setup in person interview. After interview received email asking for standard application be completed. Received follow up email stating that they were still talking to people. Never heard from again.

    Interview Questions

    • Q: Are you okay with having to work 2 weeks in a store?   Answer Question

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