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Interviews at IKEA

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at IKEA.
Interview experience
Based on 232 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 231 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 226 interviews
About a week

Interview process at IKEA

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a week
29%
About two weeks
25%
About a day or two
20%
About a month
15%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
66%
Phone call/screening
59%
Background check
46%
Group interview
45%
Problem solving exercises
20%
Least reported steps
Drug test
5%
Take-home/sample work
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at IKEA

  • Comfortable and no tricky question. Most of the questions would be situational questions to see how to you solve the problem. just be you and honest. Also, make sure you know their values and give hav…
    Shared on 4 July 2020
  • It was great, from the reception to the interviewer. Once you get your interview, you are pretty much hired. Just make sure you are being honest about what your schedule and what you are confident w…
    Shared on 14 June 2020
  • Relaxed and comfortable.
    Shared on 19 August 2019 - Customer Service and Relations - Burlington, ON
Interview tips at IKEA
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)53%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)22%
  • They didn’t have a dress code13%
  • Formal (business suit)7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)5%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at IKEA
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 24 August 2019 - Bistro & Swedish Food Market Co-worker - North York, ON
  • Just be yourself.
    Shared on 27 July 2019 - Sales Coworkers, Self-Serve warehouse - Montréal, QC