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Macy's Interview Questions

Updated Nov 17, 2017
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  1.  

    Retail Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Altamonte Springs, FL
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Macy's (Altamonte Springs, FL) in October 2017.

    Interview

    Panel was very professional in the interview process,questions were fair and easy to answer based on different scenarios however its very competitive as lots of people are being interviewed .Overall I think the experience was good and people were very nice

    Interview Questions

    • Gave Scenarios and asked what could they expect from u in the given scenarios   1 Answer

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    Seasonal Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Kaneohe, HI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (Kaneohe, HI) in October 2017.

    Interview

    Ricky interviewed me, he was very friendly and easy to talk to. The interview was about half an hour long. I got to choose which department I wanted to be in after being offered a position.

    Interview Questions

  3.  

    Seasonal Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Macy's in October 2017.

    Interview

    A bit of a rushed process. The two hiring managers were interviewing other potential employees, so I was interviewed by a sales manager. He read from a paper and asked questions about my availability, customer scenarios, and previous work experience that would help with a sales associate position.

    Interview Questions

    • During the holiday season, Macy's has extended hours. Are you willing to work late nights and/or early mornings?   Answer Question

  4.  

    Sales Representative Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Macy's (San Antonio, TX) in October 2017.

    Interview

    On phone, interview. They called me, and asked multiple questions on work ethics and personal experience that i bring to the company. They asked me if i was to able to work extra time during the holidays and finally explained the pay rate and the work descriptions.

    Interview Questions

    • Q: describe what you would do if you saw something unethical, how would you handle the situation.   1 Answer

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    Jewelry Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Merrillville, IN
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (Merrillville, IN) in October 2017.

    Interview

    I should have not been called in for an interview, I work another job part-time. The application online has times & day blocks for you to highlite on what days and 3 hour shifts you can work. I highlited them exactly what days hours I could work . When I was called for an interview she said you can not work the hours for this position, I was confused why I was there.

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    Seasonal Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sacramento, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Macy's (Sacramento, CA) in October 2017.

    Interview

    Quite a few interview questions. Nothing too hard. More of "tell me a time when". Manger was really nice and explained the questions in an easier way. She gave me a job on the spot and I accepted.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a time when you worked in a group and someone wasn't helping.   Answer Question

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    Executive Development Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Macy's in October 2017.

    Interview

    Applied through University recruiting. Met with team members at Career Fair as well as information sessions. First round Interviews were virtual on-campus with two directors. I did not get invited to the final round at their headquarters in Cincinnati.

    Interview Questions

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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Macy's in October 2017.

    Interview

    Fairly standard. Very welcoming recruiters who were interested in meeting applicants. Two thirty minute interviews as a first round. Spoke to both HR and actual store managers who were highly knowledgeable.

    Interview Questions

    • Name a time you had to sit down with a superior to discuss something important?   Answer Question

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    My Stylist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Macy's (Chicago, IL) in October 2017.

    Interview

    The interview process was great really easy and fun the interviewer made me feel very comfortable. She even asked me if I would consider different positions. Macy's was really great!

    Interview Questions

    • Name a time your were under pressure at work how did you deal with it and what was the outcome   Answer Question

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    Seasonal Sales Associate Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Macy's (Phoenix, AZ) in October 2017.

    Interview

    very simple process. Apply online. They'll send you a link to schedule an interview time within 24 hours of your application if they're interested. Each interview time slot is 15 minutes. Asked me about my past jobs and some basic retail questions. Hired me on the spot.

    Interview Questions

    • What would you do if you saw a coworker doing something they shouldn't be doing?
      What is your definition of customer service?   Answer Question

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