Costco Wholesale
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Front End Associate interviews at Costco Wholesale

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Costco Wholesale.

Interview experience

Based on 208 interviews
Favourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 207 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 193 interviews
About a day or two

Front End Associate interview process at Costco Wholesale

Overall experience

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

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

Interview process length
About a day or two
38%
About a week
34%
About two weeks
21%
About a month
6%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
84%
Phone call/screening
34%
Group interview
29%
Background check
15%
Problem solving exercises
14%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Costco Wholesale

  • 3 interviews:phone, 2 managers, store gm.great experience.
    Shared on 24 June 2018 - Front End Assistant - Lethbridge, AB
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Front End Associate interview questions at Costco Wholesale

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • 1. Tell us about yourself 2. What kind of customer service experience I had.3. Tell me about a time you made a mistake and how did you own up to that? How did you fix it?4. How do you handle confli…
    Shared on 5 January 2023 - FRONT END CASHIER/ASSISTANT
  • Have you done marketing?
    Shared on 5 January 2023 - Front End Cashier - London, ON

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Front End Associate interview tips at Costco Wholesale

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)52%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)30%
  • They didn’t have a dress code14%
  • Formal (business suit)3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Costco Wholesale

  • If you can't work evenings and weekends, don't waste your time. You cannot get only day shifts Monday- Friday.
    Shared on 5 January 2023 - FRONT END CASHIER/ASSISTANT
  • Be you and be honest
    Shared on 5 January 2023 - Front End Cashier - London, ON
  • Don’t expect much from Managment. It’s like milk that went sour years ago yet no one replaces it.
    Shared on 10 February 2019 - Front End/Merch - Peterborough, ON
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