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Hoffman Estates, IL
10000+ employees
Sears
1899
Subsidiary or Business Segment
General Merchandise & Superstores
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
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Attention Kmart shoppers: Kmart is the #3 discount retailer in the US, behind Wal-Mart and Target. It sells name-brand and private-label goods (including its Joe Boxer and Jaclyn Smith labels), mostly to low- and mid-income families. It runs about 1,300 off-mall stores ... Read more

Kmart Reviews

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Beverly Hills, FL
    Former Employee - Cashier in Beverly Hills, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Kmart part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    This job is easy and fun

    Cons

    Have to pick up a lot of shifts

    Advice to Management

    Thank you!

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Kmart Interviews

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    Overnight Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Middle Village, Otsego, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Kmart (Middle Village, Otsego, NY) in November 2013.

    Interview

    I applied online and receive a call the next day asking if I was still interested in the position. An interview was scheduled for the following week. One simple interview, and orientation days later. During the interview, I was asked about my availability. The process was easy and straight to the point.

    Interview Questions

    • Easy questions...what is your working history? Why do you want this position?   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation.

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