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The Home Depot Associate Interview Questions

Updated May 18, 2017
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  1. Helpful (353)  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview

    First phone interview then assistant manager interview then store manager interview then you have to do drug test and they will call you back for training which is really long


  2. Helpful (18)  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview

    The process was fairly standard. basic interview questions. As long as you are prepared and professional you will be fine. Know about home depot and the variety of great services that they offer.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work here?   1 Answer

  3. Helpful (3)  

    Sales Associate Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot (San Antonio, TX) in May 2017.

    Interview

    The interview was very easy. Mostly standard questions and "what would you..''. The person was very nice and looked like she genuinely care to find right fit for the position. Personnel was very friendly. I was offered position on the spot. Drug test and background check took few days. Overall process was quite easy and fast . So far I'me very happy.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you deal with angry customer?   Answer Question
    • How would you deal with rude customer?   Answer Question
    • What are ways you're trying to get better for your position apart company training (something like this, don't remember word by word).   Answer Question

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    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Standard questions followed by an immediate drug test. They just want to make sure you know how to talk to customers and deal with annoying situations if necessary. They ask if you are certified in lift equipment.

    Interview Questions


  6. Helpful (1)  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Van Buren, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Van Buren, OH) in May 2017.

    Interview

    Very nice, they take you on a tour of the warehouse and explain everything to you in detail. They also made sure to answer all of my questions throughly. Never had such a smooth and friendly/enjoyable interview experience before in my life

    Interview Questions

    • Being that you were to be working in a warehouse and it can be cold in there if is cold outside or hot if it's hot outside what would you wear to permit with the weather?   1 Answer
    • How would you promote safety on the job?   1 Answer

  7.  

    Freight Team Associate Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Plano, TX).

    Interview

    Applied Online, Got accepted for in store interview with one of the assistant store managers, then took a drug test. After I applied online it took maybe around 2 or 3 days for them to get back to me. Then it took about 3 days to go through the process of interviewing and waiting for the drug test (mouth swab) to come back.

    Interview Questions

    • What would you do if a customer came up to you a needed help?   Answer Question

  8.  

    Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baytown, TX
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Baytown, TX) in May 2017.

    Interview

    Very straight forward and easy. Interviewer was nice and seemed easy to work with. Mentioned that if any questions needed to be repeated, or if I didn't understand any question, they would repeat or go into detail about what was being asked of me.

    Interview Questions


  9. Helpful (23)  

    Sales Associate Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Dallas, TX) in February 2017.

    Interview

    Easy, after applying online, I got an email with a number to call or wait for them to call me. I called and answered some questions, then schedule a face to face interview. I went to the interview, answewrd some more questions about handling customers. I was offer the job, and did a drug screen before I left.

    Interview Questions

    • How would I handle a disgruntled customer who wanted something from another department.   1 Answer

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    Order Fulfillment Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview

    I got there 20 minutes early and I had to wait over an hour before my interview started. It was a long wait for no offer. Would only try again if I get no other offers.

    Interview Questions


  11.  

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview

    Very Short and Easy, didn't really ask very many questions, obviously needed employees, I applied for a summer position and first did a phone interview and then did an in person interview

    Interview Questions


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