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Roots Canada Interview Questions

Interviews at Roots Canada

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    Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    No Offer
    Negative Experience

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Roots Canada (New York, NY).

    Interview

    went through entire interview process and did not get the position it was 4 rounds of interviews and also done through FaceTime - had an additional in person interview with vp but did not get offered the position

    Interview Questions

    • general interview questions   1 Answer

  2. Helpful (1)  

    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Roots Canada (Toronto, ON (Canada)).

    Interview

    First a one on one interview with the store manager, than with the district manager than with head office

    Interview Questions

    • why do you want to work at roots   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    What were you able to negotiate? What advice would you give others considering an offer?

  3.  

    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Roots Canada.

    Interview

    Interview consisted of general questions. Asked about resume, relevant work experience, situtational instances, etc. Had 2 interviews. First interview was a get to know you interview (more like a personal conversation. The second interview was very specific and subjective series of questions where the preparation I did beforehand did help alot.

    Interview Questions

    • Most difficult question was "What is your biggest weakness and why?"   Answer Question

  4.  

    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Roots Canada in September 2014.

    Interview

    Was called for an interview about 2 weeks after applying. Met with the store manager and was asked a series of customer service related questions. The manager said she would follow up with a phone call in the next few days, no feedback offered and she never called.

    Interview Questions


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    Assistant Store Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Roots Canada (Calgary, AB (Canada)) in June 2014.

    Interview

    I had two interviews total and both were easy and both managers were super friendly. They were so fast and the only reason it took up to 6 days was b/c the second interview happened the following week. It's a great place to work! I love working here.

    Interview Questions

    • Probably why do you think you should get paid the salary that you picked?   Answer Question

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    Associate Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, ON (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Roots Canada (Cambridge, ON (Canada)) in August 2018.

    Interview

    interviewer was a joke, poor interview skills, minimal experience in talent acquisition; dirty/distracting interview room/area; interviewer nervous and uncomfortable; unable to sustain eye contact throughout; disturbed by other various staff members

    Interview Questions


  7. Helpful (4)  

    Associate Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5+ months. I interviewed at Roots Canada (Toronto, ON (Canada)).

    Interview

    Many interviews throughout a long 5 months period and a lot of waiting around for an answer. The interviews and questions were very repetitive. Interviewed with many different people who asked the same questions.

    Interview Questions

  8. Helpful (1)  

    Web Designer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Roots Canada (Toronto, ON (Canada)) in April 2017.

    Interview

    The process was smooth, and everyone I encountered along the way was informative and easy to speak with. The questions asked in the interview were both good for understanding the responsibilities of the job, and also allowed me to explain my skills in meaningful way.

    Interview Questions


  9.  

    Web Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at Roots Canada (Toronto, ON (Canada)) in February 2017.

    Interview

    Very professional phone interview with HR rep. Then in person with that same person. HR interview was about 35 mins in person, followed by a thirty minute interview with department manager. The setting was great. Very comfortable, bright room with roots products on display.

    Interview Questions

    • Standard behaviour type questions. One being the example of a time you dealt with difficult coworker.   1 Answer

  10. Helpful (2)  

    Web Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at Roots Canada (Toronto, ON (Canada)).

    Interview

    Applied online. Was contacted by HR. Scheduled an interview at the head office. Met with HR in a room with comfy leather couches. Had a 2-on-1 with the team and received a take home assignment to design an e-blast newsletter. Sent in the work. Followed up through email, no response.

    Interview Questions

    Roots Canada Response

    Apr 3, 2017 – Talent Acquisition Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we appreciate your feedback.

    We apologize that you felt you had a negative experience after your interview with us, we do our best to ensure that... More


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