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Interviews at Value Village

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Value Village.
Interview experience
Based on 587 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 577 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 564 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, rating is 6.

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

Interview process length
About a day or two
40%
About a week
38%
About two weeks
13%
About a month
5%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
77%
Phone call/screening
28%
Problem solving exercises
26%
Group interview
11%
Background check
11%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
1%
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

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

Interview tips at Value Village

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)41%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)37%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Formal (business suit)4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Value Village

  • Be yourself.
    Shared on 24 October 2019 - Sales associate - Toronto, ON
  • Be honest and clear about your expectations. show up early. smile and give good eye contact
    Shared on 17 September 2019 - RETAIL SALES MANAGER - Calgary
  • Hope you don't go this far
    Shared on 23 April 2019 - Donation drop off - Barhaven,Ottawa

The first interview at Value Village

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed34%
  • Walk-In23%
  • Employee referral17%
  • Other9%
  • Other online job site8%

How candidates received their first interview at Value Village

  • Every year Value Village hires seasonal team members for Halloween; those that they are impressed by are usually asked to stay. The hiring process for Halloween usually starts late July/mid August, an…
    Shared on 18 October 2019 - Front End Cashier - Ottawa, ON
  • I applied.
    Shared on 1 October 2019 - Operations associate - Edmonton, AB
  • Through A Friend
    Shared on 14 April 2019 - Sorter - Etobicoke, ON