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LA Quinta Interview Questions

Updated Feb 8, 2017
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  1.  

    Front Desk Agent Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Runnemede, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Runnemede, NJ) in July 2016.

    Interview

    I was called by corporate to ask me to come in for interviews that same day. I went to talk with them and I was hired on the spot. I was sent for drug test within the week and I was working within the week after hiring me

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Easy, they told me how much an hour, I was happy with it and took the job.

  2.  

    Room Attendant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Daytona Beach, FL
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Daytona Beach, FL) in July 2016.

    Interview

    I arrived, waited in the lobby for a few minutes, and was then taken to an office behind the front desk for the interview. The manager asked basic questions about my experience, what I know about the company, and what motivates me to be successful in life. The entire process lasted roughly 20 minutes.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work here? Do you have reliable transportation?   Answer Question
  3.  

    Front Desk Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Oshkosh, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Oshkosh, WI) in July 2016.

    Interview

    The interview consisted of basic customer service questions. We went over what the job entailed. Later on that same day, I received a job offer. I then started training early the next week. The process was very quick, but you receive 3 weeks of on the job training! I felt very comfortable after that!

    Interview Questions

    • How would you define customer service?   1 Answer
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    Front Desk Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lafayette, IN
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Lafayette, IN) in June 2016.

    Interview

    Got called for the interview. Scheduled the interview for the following day. Met interviewer in hotel lobby and interviewed there. Overall short quick and concise interview. Was told they would in the next few days to notify of hiring and first date if selected.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a situation where you felt you delivered exceptional customer service.   Answer Question
  6.  

    Hospitality Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Berkeley, CA).

    Interview

    Group interview in front of panel of La Quinta employees it was very pleasant. I felt comfortable and confident talking with them about my work history and hobbies. I was not uncomfortable doing so in front of the others there to be interviewed. It was great.

    Interview Questions

    • Previous work experience and how I would use that experience to help the company. Also asked if I was healthy enough to complete certain tasks required by the position.   Answer Question
  7.  

    Front Desk Service Representative Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Austin, TX) in May 2016.

    Interview

    After I submitted my application online, I received an email within 12 hours asking if I could interview that day or the next. I went to interview at 1pm, and the whole process took about 30 minutes. The manager seemed extremely eager to hire and very down to Earth. She told me a bit about what will be happening in the hotel for the next few months. She was extremely happy to tell me that minimum wage for Desk Workers was bumped up to 11/hr. At the end of the interview, she told me that she would send an email for the job offer for me to accept if I wanted to move forward.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a bit about yourself.   Answer Question
    • What are you studying in college, and what else are you involved in at school?   Answer Question
    • Are you willing to transfer to a different location to work while you're at college?   Answer Question
  8.  

    Front Desk Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at LA Quinta in April 2016.

    Interview

    I submitted my resume on Mon was called on Tue to fill out the application and come in for an interview on Wed. I was interviewed by the assistant manager he asked me about availability & previous customer service experience

    Interview Questions

    • Are you comfortable with multitasking   1 Answer
    • Are you comfortable working alone at night   Answer Question
    • How do u deal with an irate customers   1 Answer
    • If a customer complained about a room being dirty how would u resolve the issue.   1 Answer

    Reasons for Declining

    I need a set schedule I was willing to work any time but I wanted my schedule to be set

  9.  

    Front Desk Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portland, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Portland, TX) in March 2016.

    Interview

    Interview process was very short because they need people so bad they will hire right away. If you have even a month worth of hotel experience they will call you in the next day because management cannot keep anyone there for more than 6 months

    Interview Questions

    • How many years experience do I have   1 Answer
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    General Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, GA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Columbus, GA) in February 2016.

    Interview

    The interview process went great. Had a great conversation with the recruiter. She told me everything that the company had to offer and what the job entailed. I briefed her on what I did and the things that I had done in my career up to this point and we seemed to really hit it off.

    Interview Questions

    • What would you do as a General Manager   1 Answer
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    House Keeper Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Biloxi, MS
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at LA Quinta (Biloxi, MS) in January 2016.

    Interview

    Was hired on spot after about 15 minute interview, management liked my cheerfulness and desire to work. Really nothing extra easy interview. They'll hire anyone really. Can't really say anything beyond that and this 50 word minimum is really stupid. Management at hotel is a joke. They will not do raises they want cheep labor and will hire anyone

    Interview Questions

    • If I was a team player and would contribute to the team   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Did not exist

Employer Interview Review Title Location Interview Question
LA Quinta Front Desk Agent Interview Runnemede, NJ What is your weakness?
LA Quinta Room Attendant Interview Daytona Beach, FL Why do you want to work here? Do you have reliable transportation?
LA Quinta Front Desk Service Representative Interview Oshkosh, WI How would you define customer service?
LA Quinta Front Desk Clerk Interview Lafayette, IN Tell me a situation where you felt you delivered exceptional customer service.
LA Quinta Hospitality Interview Berkeley, CA Previous work experience and how I would use that experience to help the company. Also asked if I was healthy enough to complete certain tasks required by the position.
LA Quinta Front Desk Service Representative Interview Austin, TX Tell me a bit about yourself.
LA Quinta Front Desk Service Representative Interview Austin, TX What are you studying in college, and what else are you involved in at school?
LA Quinta Front Desk Service Representative Interview Austin, TX Are you willing to transfer to a different location to work while you're at college?
LA Quinta Front Desk Interview Are you comfortable with multitasking
LA Quinta Front Desk Interview Are you comfortable working alone at night
LA Quinta Front Desk Interview How do u deal with an irate customers
LA Quinta Front Desk Interview If a customer complained about a room being dirty how would u resolve the issue.
LA Quinta Front Desk Service Representative Interview Portland, TX How many years experience do I have
LA Quinta General Manager Interview Columbus, GA What would you do as a General Manager
LA Quinta House Keeper Interview Biloxi, MS If I was a team player and would contribute to the team
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