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Ventura Foods Interview Questions

Updated Sep 15, 2017
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  1.  

    Regional Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Los Angeles, CA) in March 2017.

    Interview

    Phone interviews with two upper managers who talked about themselves more than the job opportunity. They all loved their company and spoke very highly of the benefits and pay.

    Interview Questions


  2.  

    QC Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Opelousas, LA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Opelousas, LA) in March 2017.

    Interview

    There were two interviewers in a small office. The questions were not very specific. Both of them were very nice, but not very professional. I beleive that because I was very over qualified for the position, the interviers were not really asking too much. I was also given a tour of the lboratory and facility.

    Interview Questions

    • Name a problem that arose during the course of your employment and how you handled it.   Answer Question
  3.  

    Anonymous Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Ontario, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Ontario, CA).

    Interview

    I went through a temp agency that is no longer in service, unfortunately. Now I just need to fill in this extra space so I can submit this review lol

    Interview Questions

    • Basic warehouse questions about labeling, picking, packing etc just to understand your level of warehouse experience   Answer Question

  4.  

    QA Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Waukesha, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Waukesha, WI).

    Interview

    Quick, to the point. Wanted to know about experience and previous equipment i worked with. They wanted to know if i dealt with wet titration. Very friendly. Asked the typical questions and gave a short tour

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    Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Midwest City, OK
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Midwest City, OK) in May 2016.

    Interview

    In person interview arranged by third party. Met manager I would be reporting to in person. Was the first time I had spoken to someone. Questions in the interview led me to believe the job I was interviewing for wasn't the job that I had been described. I ultimately took myself out of the running.

    Interview Questions

    • Asked about my current employer and state of their business.   1 Answer

  6.  

    QA Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Ontario, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Ontario, CA) in April 2016.

    Interview

    Interview was very comfortable in setting. Friendly staff and very honest when it came to benefits. A entry qualification quiz was issued with a time limit of one hour. The quiz was quite difficult in nature. So a study guide was given to review and retake the quiz when ready.

    Interview Questions

    • How would you approach this situation?   1 Answer

  7.  

    Maintenance Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Leeds, AL
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Leeds, AL) in June 2015.

    Interview

    Very professional people,paperwork first then department head asking questions looking for the right answers.told me everything about the job ,even the small details.they explained everything they expect from you and how they expect it to play out. Went over pay hours insurance and company policy's, and then went to hr

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    Production Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint Joseph, MO
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 days. I interviewed at Ventura Foods (Saint Joseph, MO) in April 2015.

    Interview

    Applied online and received a call a few days later to schedule an interview.

    I got there 10 minutes early. Signed in and sat down only to wait twenty minutes after the scheduled time until I was finally told I could head back.

    There were two people in the room. They both were friendly and good with conversation. Asked basic behavioral questions but a few of them seemed a bit redundant. This lasted about 25 minutes or so. I was told I would be contacted a week later with an update.

    I sent a thank you email to one of the HR people, but never received a reply. I didn't expect to get one, but it would have been nice to at least get the call I was told I would get a week later.

    All in all, decent interview, but I wouldn't work for this company even if they decided to randomly call me back one day. Both interviewers were going on about the family oriented atmosphere at the company, but I have my doubts. If you aren't professional enough to notify candidates when you say you are going to or to even take a moment to step out and let the candidate know when the interview is going to start, then you probably don't care too much for people in general. I understand you're busy people, but really? It only takes a few minutes to send out an email.

    Just my two cents. At least the receptionist was nice and offered me water.

    Interview Questions

    • What do you know about this job? (Or something along those lines.)   Answer Question

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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Ventura Foods.

    Interview

    All panel interviews. There is really only one guy in the room that matters during the interview and he will decide if you get the job. He will also be the most difficult to deal with if you do get the job.

    Interview Questions

    • Just expect to be asked questions about all aspects of the business as you may be interviewed by maintenance, quality, production or other departments.   Answer Question

  10. Helpful (1)  

    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Ventura Foods.

    Interview

    hr recruiter, phone interview, site interview with 3 panels, tour of plant, review of site capabilities

    Interview Questions

    • Tell about a time you tried something and failed   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    no negotiating in normal process, anything changed requires HQ approvals


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