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Tim Hortons Interview Questions

Updated Dec 2, 2017
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    Team Member Interview

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

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Tim Hortons (Ottawa, ON (Canada)) in July 2016.

    Interview

    process was easy and quick. Manager made me feel comfortable during the interview. Asked fair questions pertaining to job role. The job role was clearly explained and asked me if I would be ready physically and mentally for the position.

    Interview Questions


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    Team Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Burnaby, BC (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Tim Hortons (Burnaby, BC (Canada)) in May 2013.

    Interview

    It was a Brief interview with a focus on my past employment, current availability and future prospects. I was asked about my strengths and weaknesses. I was hired at the end of the interview

    Interview Questions

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    Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Tim Hortons.

    Interview

    I walked in to apply in person, and they said to come the next day for an interview with the main manager. The interviewer was really nice, and the interview was really easy even though there were a lot of questions. I got the call a day after, and accepted.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work here?   1 Answer

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    Team Member Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Interview

    The interviewer seemed very polite and open-minded & started off by giving me a sheet to fill in which included me writing my name, address, contact details and my availability. After that, he allowed me to introduce myself and then he asked some questions involving scenarios and told me about tim hortons itself.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about yourself.   1 Answer
    • Scenario: “unhappy customer, how would you deal with it?”   1 Answer

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    Front Counter Staff Interview

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

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Tim Hortons (Brantford, ON (Canada)) in May 2014.

    Interview

    I handed in my resume, had an interview two days later and heard back the next day. process took about a week. My cousin worked there at the time so it was fairly easy to get in. Great job for students.

    Interview Questions

    • if you had a disagreement with a co-worker what is the first thing you would do?   Answer Question

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    Tim Hortons Team Member Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Tim Hortons (Windsor, ON (Canada)) in November 2017.

    Interview

    The whole process took about a week and half. I got a call about a week after I applied, and set an interview for 3 days later. There was a short talk over the phone about my availability, whether I had my own transportation, and what area I lived in. I was offered a position on the spot, and had orientation the next day.

    Interview Questions

    • What was your previous job? What did you like most and least about it?   1 Answer
    • What kind of plans/goals do you have for the next 2-3 years?   1 Answer
    • Do you think the customer is always right?   1 Answer
    • Why do you want to work at Tim Hortons?   1 Answer
    • Do you have any experience working behind a cash register?   Answer Question

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    Team Member Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Tim Hortons in November 2017.

    Interview

    First interview here. She was friendly. It lasts 10 minutes and she gave me decision just after the interview. She gave me time to come for the next two days.

    Interview Questions

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    Part Time Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Tim Hortons in October 2017.

    Interview

    Interview lasted around 10/15 minutes, relatively basic questions that could have been expected with a couple added to attempt to throw you off. Overall good experience, hoping to hear back within next few weeks

    Interview Questions


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    Tim Hortons Team Member Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Cardiff, Wales (UK)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Tim Hortons (Cardiff, Wales (UK)) in September 2017.

    Interview

    Got emailed after applying a day later asking to come in for interview. Walked in to the interview which was very informal , all the staff sat around. It was one to one interview and he was very calming and informal as if it was just a chat. He read questions from a piece of paper, asked my availability and went off to the other managers to discuss, and within 30 seconds after the interview he offered me the job there and then.

    Interview Questions


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    Cashier Interview

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

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Tim Hortons (Toronto, ON (Canada)) in January 2016.

    Interview

    Handed in my resume in store, got a call back in a few days.
    Interviewed the assistant manager for approx. 15 minutes.
    He read questions off a sheet that I assume they ask every single employee.

    Interview Questions

    • If a customer spills a drink in front of you, what would you do?   Answer Question

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