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Interviews at Roots

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Roots.
Interview experience
Based on 86 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 86 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 83 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Roots

Overview experience
Poor
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Easy
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Interview process length
About a day or two
47%
About a week
33%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
5%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
67%
Group interview
30%
Phone call/screening
29%
Problem solving exercises
18%
Background check
14%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
1%
Written test
0%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Roots

  • Interview process like , knowing about the person or what can he change or to support to change in the future to the roots company
    Shared on 2 March 2019
  • First group interviews are conducted, then one on one interviews with the district manager are held to determine who will get hired.
    Shared on 11 December 2017 - Key Holder - Scarborough, ON
  • I never had an interview because i had gotten through a referral. But usually they ask about their past retail experience and how they would be with customers and their availability.
    Shared on 12 November 2017 - Sales Associate - Markham, ON

Interview questions at Roots

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Coaching, managing, driving sales, information about their brand.
    More interested in looks and vibe of the potential employee.

    Manager went with her intuition in hiring.
    Shared on 17 October 2018 - Manager - Niagara, ON
  • Goals, related work experience, how you would handle a situation on your feet.
    Shared on 5 June 2017 - Sales Associate - Halifax, NS
  • Sell us something you are wearing?
    Do you think the customer is always right?

    How did you hear about us?

    Why do you want to work here
    Shared on 25 May 2017 - Sales Associate - Mississauga, ON
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