Value Village
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Happiness score is 43 out of 100
3.2 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Value Village

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Value Village.

Interview experience

Based on 1,366 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,326 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,212 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Value Village

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

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
48%
About a week
33%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
4%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
80%
Phone call/screening
30%
Problem solving exercises
26%
Group interview
10%
Background check
9%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Value Village

  • This is two stages
    Shared on 17 February 2019
  • Interview will base on your experience and understanding about the position being applied for otherwise they ask some few questions for their convince
    Shared on 9 January 2019
  • It was ok standard interview
    Shared on 18 November 2018 - CDC - Community Donation Centre Rep - Ottawa, ON
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Interview questions at Value Village

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • -What previous company did you like the best and why?-tell me about a time you made a change for the work place and how did you overcome it?
    Shared on 18 January 2020
  • -We had to role play the part of a cashier position-why did you apply here?-tell me about a time a customer had a compliant and how did you handle it?-tell me about a time you seen someone being di…
    Shared on 18 January 2020
  • How can we make working for us better
    Shared on 26 September 2019 - Cashier, Clerk - Orleans, ON

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Interview tips at Value Village

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)43%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)37%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Formal (business suit)3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Value Village

  • Answer all their questions as best you can. They don't need you to be perfect but if you refuse to answer an interview question you won't be hired.
    Shared on 23 March 2021 - Front End Supervisor - Newmarket, ON
  • Be very clear about what job you are applying for and how many hours you can work
    Shared on 16 November 2020 - Retail Clerk - Victoria, BC
  • They basically look at stuff like, weak handshakes, body language, because their looking for people they think can be molded to what the job is.
    Shared on 24 August 2020 - Sorter - Québec City, QC

The first interview at Value Village

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed36%
  • Walk-In19%
  • Employee referral12%
  • Other online job site10%
  • Other9%

How candidates received their first interview at Value Village

  • Applied on Indeed
    Shared on 24 March 2022 - Production Worker - Woodbridge, ON
  • My experience working there is very challenging and it changes everyday
    Shared on 9 February 2022 - Production Worker - London, ON
  • After 3 in person application filling n resume attaching plus calling following up n inquiring finally was interviewed for warehouse only with no benefits n full time no acception hard labour with con…
    Shared on 22 January 2021 - Sales Associate - Mississauga, ON
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