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Interviews at Amazon.com

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Amazon.com.
Interview experience
Based on 2,018 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,998 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 1,899 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Amazon.com

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a week
28%
About a day or two
26%
About two weeks
24%
About a month
14%
More than one month
8%
Most reported steps
Background check
46%
On-site interview
43%
Phone call/screening
28%
Written test
22%
Group interview
21%
Least reported steps
Other
8%
Drug test
3%
Take-home/sample work
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at Amazon.com

  • All the online thing fast and easy but when it comes to recruiting staff in Calgary alberta they are the most terrible staff ,rude and they are working to give you badge but they don't have badge or a…
    Shared on 30 March 2020
  • Interview itself is almost nothing. Only question is which days of week (Sun-Wed, Wed-Sun, Mon-Tue & Thu-Fri, 4days a week), and which shift (one shift is 10 hours), you want to work.
    Shared on 12 November 2019
  • There was no interview.
    Shared on 24 October 2019 - Warehouse Associate - Ottawa, ON

Interview questions at Amazon.com

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Simple which type of work we are capable to do
    Shared on 3 March 2020 - Warehouse Associate - Ontario
  • Which day (Sun-Wed, Wed-Sun, or Mon-Tue & Thu-Fri) and which shift (Day or Night) you want to work.
    Shared on 12 November 2019
  • Signed up through agency, no interview required.
    Shared on 31 August 2019 - Team Member - Brampton, ON

Interview tips at Amazon.com

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code41%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)36%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)14%
  • Formal (business suit)7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Amazon.com

  • Buy good runners
    Shared on 16 April 2019 - FC Associate - Calgary, AB
  • Try to see all the conditions and see if you are working for any agencies.
    Shared on 27 February 2019 - Order Picker operator - Milton, ON
  • Safety is the top priority.
    Shared on 7 February 2019 - Warehouse Associate - Reverse logistics & Destroy - Mississauga, ON

The first interview at Amazon.com

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed29%
  • Other online job site17%
  • Walk-In16%
  • Other15%
  • Recruiter contacted me13%

How candidates received their first interview at Amazon.com

  • I was asked question based on few situations followed by the written math test. Questions were asked in Amazon STAR format.
    Shared on 2 January 2020 - Process Assistant - Brampton, ON
  • After apply online and go through eligibility procedure
    Shared on 15 November 2018 - Problem Solver - Brampton, ON