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Interviews at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd.
Interview experience
Based on 1,360 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,349 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 1,304 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
55%
About a week
26%
About two weeks
10%
About a month
5%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
74%
Phone call/screening
24%
Background check
15%
Group interview
13%
Problem solving exercises
11%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
4%
They have no interview
3%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd

  • I haven’t received a call for an interview yet.
    Shared on 9 May 2018
  • Pretty straight forward.
    Shared on 27 July 2017 - Housewares Clerk - 1711 Kenaston Blvd. Winnipeg, MB
  • Interview process was fair and easy
    Shared on 26 July 2017 - Part Time Sales clerk auto accessories - Winnipeg, MB

Interview questions at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • They ask if you live close and what kind of position you would like and your past experiences at a work environment
    Shared on 11 September 2018 - CASHIER/STOCKER - Edmonton, AB
  • What technical skills do you possess?
    What hours are you requesting?

    What pay rate are you looking for?
    Shared on 12 July 2018 - Service Technician - Moncton, NB
  • How if you were placed in a scenario, how you would properly work through it, good work attitudes etc.
    Shared on 11 April 2018 - Floor Associate - Waterdown, ON
Interview tips at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)46%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Formal (business suit)9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd
  • Be prepared, fast pace environment, Multi tasking
    Quick learner, self starter.
    Shared on 1 October 2019 - CSR - Customer Service Representative - Cobourg, ON
  • Be honest, be friendly, and know now that they will warn you how bad the customers are at cambie. if you can handle that go ahead and try working with them. if not i may suggest a different store loca…
    Shared on 6 August 2019 - Cashier - Vancouver, BC
  • Be respectful and engaging. They're looking to see how you'll treat the public.
    Shared on 25 February 2019 - Customer Service Representative and Cashier - Castlegar, BC
The first interview at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd
How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In29%
  • Through Indeed19%
  • Paper application17%
  • Other12%
  • Employee referral9%
How candidates received their first interview at Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd
  • I noticed the "hiring for all departments" sign outside, and walked in. I went to the customer service desk and asked for an application, then I filled it out at home, added my resume and CV, and brou…
    Shared on 6 July 2020
  • I applied off their website.
    Shared on 25 October 2019 - Administrative Assistant (Executive Assistant) - Toronto, ON
  • I applied online and received a phone call
    Shared on 5 September 2019 - cashier - Burlington, ON
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