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Sobeys Interview Questions

Updated Sep 11, 2017
118 Interview Reviews

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    Clerk Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Sobeys (Calgary, AB (Canada)).

    Interview

    It was great. Very in depth and informative. Will be contacted through phone and emailed a contract. The panel were very welcoming and the process was a great experience from start to finish

    Interview Questions


  2.  

    Grocery Clerk Interview

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

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Sobeys (Toronto, ON (Canada)) in August 2017.

    Interview

    Took about a week to get called in for the interview took like 20 mins. Then a couple days to get a call back that I was hired and had to come in with bank info and SIN.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work here?   1 Answer
  3.  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Sobeys in August 2017.

    Interview

    It was an interactive interview that lasted about an hour. Split into 3 parts of creating a meal from the recent flyer, try and sell them one of sobeys brand food and role playing how you would deal with a difficult customer.

    Interview Questions

    • Someone comes back with a rotten watermelon   1 Answer

  4. Helpful (1)  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Sobeys.

    Interview

    Applied online and then I got an email from the manager to come for an interview. It was very straightforward, I meet him right in the pharmacy. He introduced me to everyone then took me to the back office to conduct the interview.

    Interview Questions


  5. Helpful (1)  

    - Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Sobeys (Toronto, ON (Canada)).

    Interview

    I was called and asked to come in for an interview about 10 days after applying. I spoke to the store operator and multiple department managers, and everyone was really friendly and easygoing. I interviewed 1 on 1 with the front end department manager and it took about 20 minutes. Shortly afterwards I was contacted and offered a job.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation in which you had a conflict with a colleague and how you resolved it.   Answer Question

  6.  

    Store Clerk Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Sobeys (Edmonton, AB (Canada)) in April 2017.

    Interview

    I was referred by another employee. I had submitted my resume via email and I was told by the other employee to come in for an interview. I was asked several questions about my previous employers and then immediately offered the job,

    Interview Questions

    • Name what you liked and didn't like about your previous employer.   Answer Question

  7.  

    Front End Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Sobeys.

    Interview

    Basic behavior questions, like what is your personality, what is your weakness, tell me about your previous employer. How did you handle the conflict with your boss, or your co-workers.

    Interview Questions

  8.  

    QA Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Sobeys.

    Interview

    Had to complete a small test on rating my skills with different technologies followed by a behavioral interview. Easy questions as long as you are enthusiastic and prepared with specific examples.

    Interview Questions


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    Lead Front End Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Sobeys (Calgary, AB (Canada)) in January 2017.

    Interview

    Submitted a resume, got a phone call from the store manager to schedule an interview a couple days later. It was one interview at the sobeys west head office, since the new store wasn't open yet.. the interview lasted about 30 minutes from what I recall. Basic questions, super general, just to get a feel for who you are. I was told I would hear back, when the decisions were made at the end of the following week.. never did, I had to chase down the manager for 3 days to try and find out what the status was, as I had other job offers.

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    Clerk Interview

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

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Sobeys (Kanata, ON (Canada)).

    Interview

    Submitted a resume, got a phone call to schedule an interview a few weeks later. It was one interview at the store that lasted about 30 minutes from what I recall. Basic questions, super general, just to get a feel for who you are. A couple days passed and I got the job.

    Interview Questions

    • Q: Why do you want to work at Sobeys?
      Q: Tell me a little bit about yourself? etc.   Answer Question

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