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Applied online41%
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Anonymous Employee

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Positive Experience
Easy Interview
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I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

Informal conversation with managers who were understanding and kind. They cared about the candidates and it was a good feeling to experience. I am happy to have had the opportunity to interview with them.

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  • Tell me about yourself, just a question to gauge personality.
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Anonymous Employee

Accepted Offer
Negative Experience
Average Interview
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I applied online. I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

The interview process was pretty chill. I sat in the office with two hiring managers as they asked me questions about my previous work experience. They also threw in some abstract questions.

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  • They asked me to convince them on why they should buy a stapler and a pencil sharpener.
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Anonymous Employee

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Positive Experience
Easy Interview
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I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

Easy process overall, manager asked me a few questions and showed me around the store and I was done. Heard back after a few days that I was accepted and I was very excited.

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Anonymous Employee

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Positive Experience
Average Interview
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I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

Was easy going. Not much questions were asked honestly ,. Seemed liked they were just trying hire quickly so was hired on the spot. Interviewer was very nice and accommodable.

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  • Honestly, I dont remember. Something generic about experience
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Anonymous Employee

Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview
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I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

Great interview process. I learned a lot about customer service. I got a chance to explain my credentials and what value i could bring to the team. The interviewer listened as provided appropriate feedback.

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Anonymous Employee in Augusta, KS

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Positive Experience
Average Interview
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I applied online. I interviewed at TJ Maxx (Augusta, KS) in Oct 2022

Interview

Very nice and informative. I loved the atmosphere. You are interviewed by two people at once . You are able to ask as many questions as you would like within the interview.

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Anonymous Employee

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Positive Experience
Average Interview
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I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

There was one phone interview and one video interview. The process was very easy and took two weeks. The interviews are mostly learning about the company and talking about previous experience.

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Anonymous Employee

Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview
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I applied online. I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

Easy interview. Went over a few questions, explained the job to me and what was the be expected day to day cashier. Was offered the position. Accepted the part time seasonal position

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Anonymous Employee

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Positive Experience
Easy Interview
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I interviewed at TJ Maxx

Interview

It was very Quick process , means everything from Application to get Hired in a week. Interview was situational based means what you have done in your last All jobs in the given situation

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Anonymous Employee in Irving, TX

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Positive Experience
Average Interview
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I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at TJ Maxx (Irving, TX)

Interview

Typical interview process - initial screening, 1st, and 2nd interviews. The decision turnaround was really quick. Interview was held in-person at the local regional office, and the interviewer was the department manager. Very positive experience, which included a candid conversation about my experience, the role, and the expectation. Salary and benefits negotiation began in second interview.

Interview Questions
  • Why do you want to work for TJ Maxx?
1 person found this interview helpful

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Anonymous Employee in Menomonee Falls, WI

Accepted Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview
Application

I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at TJ Maxx (Menomonee Falls, WI)

Interview

The interview process was quick and easy. I met with the person who would be my boss that asked the usual questions of what experience I’ve had, how I would handle certain customer situations such as a person looking for an item or a customer upset we don’t have something. She then asked what my availability would be and explained what the day-to-day would look like.

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  • How would you handle a customer who was upset about us not having an item?
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Glassdoor users rated their interview experience at TJ Maxx as 74.0% positive with a difficulty rating score of 1.98 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty). Candidates interviewing for Cashier and Cashier/Sales Associate rated their interviews as the hardest, whereas interviews for Merchandise Associate and Sales Associate roles were rated as the easiest.

The hiring process at TJ Maxx takes an average of 11 days when considering 1,248 user submitted interviews across all job titles. Candidates applying for Sales Associate had the quickest hiring process (on average 7 days), whereas Merchandise Associate roles had the slowest hiring process (on average 14 days).

Common stages of the interview process at TJ Maxx according to 1,248 Glassdoor interviews include:

One on One Interview: 35.94%

Drug Test: 12.18%

Background Check: 11.27%

Presentation: 9.01%

Group Panel Interview: 8.91%

Phone Interview: 7.40%

Skills Test: 5.85%

IQ Intelligence Test: 3.81%

Personality Test: 3.06%

Other: 2.58%

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