Circle K
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Interviews at Circle K

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Circle K.
Interview experience
Based on 229 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 226 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 209 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Circle K

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

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

Interview process length
About a day or two
50%
About a week
30%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
4%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
64%
Background check
32%
Phone call/screening
28%
Problem solving exercises
17%
Written test
13%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
They have no interview
5%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Circle K

  • Circlek charges you more than $5000 for training, which is ridiculous.
    Shared on 17 May 2020
  • Good communication
    Good body language
    Shared on 8 September 2019 - Cashier (CO-OP) - Petrolia, ON
  • Straight up questions and answers but they hire people that they know, like a parent ,sibling etc. Small community, outsiders that was not born here font stand a chance at getting hired.
    Shared on 29 December 2018

Interview questions at Circle K

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What previous work experience do you have?
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - Cashier - Mississauga, ON
  • The hours, have your own drive, availability.
    Shared on 31 January 2019 - Customer Service Representative - Enfield, NS
  • How flexible is your time.
    Shared on 20 August 2018 - Customer Service Assistant - Glace Bay, NS

Interview tips at Circle K

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)40%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code19%
  • Formal (business suit)10%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)5%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Circle K

  • Don't take the job unless you're desperate.
    Shared on 24 September 2019 - Night Manager - Guelph, ON
  • Dont go to one. They tell you all the hood stuff but you have to be full time
    Shared on 31 January 2019 - Customer Service Representative - Enfield, NS
  • Be prepared
    Shared on 11 October 2018 - Cashier - Whitby, ON