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Interviews at METRO

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at METRO.
Interview experience
Based on 151 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 123 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 116 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at METRO

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 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
52%
About a week
28%
About two weeks
12%
More than one month
4%
About a month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
71%
Phone call/screening
18%
Other
10%
Presentation
9%
Background check
9%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
They have no interview
4%
Drug test
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at METRO

  • It was a job fair.
    Shared on 25 March 2019
  • Was very good gotta follow up like any job
    Shared on 28 August 2018 - Stock Clerk - Mississauga, ON
  • It's just all about your past work experiences and what available time you have to work for them.
    Shared on 28 August 2018 - STORE CLERK - Toronto, ON

Interview questions at METRO

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Everything.
    Shared on 25 March 2019
  • How do you handle angry customers
    Shared on 30 October 2018 - Deli Clerk - Oshawa, ON
  • It was an orenatation process
    Shared on 26 September 2017 - Cashier- Customer Service Desk - Scarborough, ON

Interview tips at METRO

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)44%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code19%
  • Formal (business suit)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at METRO

  • just be your self; after all they just want to know who they are hiring.
    Shared on 3 December 2020 - night time cashier - Orillia, ON
  • Be yourself, customer oriented
    Shared on 25 September 2019 - Cashier - Greater Sudbury, ON

The first interview at METRO

How candidates got an interview
  • Paper application38%
  • Walk-In25%
  • Employee referral17%
  • Through Indeed8%
  • Other8%

How candidates received their first interview at METRO

  • Human resources
    Shared on 25 January 2021 - Bus Operator - Los Angeles, CA
  • I put in my resume. They probably do it online now
    Shared on 24 June 2020 - Cashier/Courtesy Clerk - Brampton, ON
  • Went in with my resume and asked for Manager - hint, keep going back until you actually get to see the Manager and they will 'interview' on the spot.
    Shared on 29 May 2019 - Food Preparation Worker - Thunder Bay, ON
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