Shoppers Drug Mart
Happiness score is 55 out of 100
3.7 out of 5 stars.
Write a review

Merchandiser interviews at Shoppers Drug Mart

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Shoppers Drug Mart.

Interview experience

Based on 372 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 367 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 289 interviews
About a day or two

Merchandiser interview process at Shoppers Drug Mart

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
58%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
9%
More than one month
4%
About a month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
77%
Phone call/screening
23%
Background check
8%
Other
8%
Group interview
7%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
2%
Presentation
2%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Shoppers Drug Mart

  • Phone call, secrets, in person interview
    Shared on 23 March 2022 - Merchandiser/Cashier - St. John's, NL
  • Pretty lade back, not intimidating at all. standard interview process. Why are you applying here? what would you do to make the workplace better.
    Shared on 7 May 2019 - Part-time Cashier/ Merchandiser - Saskatoon, SK
  • Meeting with the owner and be able to sell yourself so they can choose you
    Shared on 23 March 2019 - Merchandiser - Chestermere, AB
Read more about the interview process at Shoppers Drug Mart

Merchandiser interview questions at Shoppers Drug Mart

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Do you have customer service skills?
    Shared on 14 October 2018 - Cashier / Merchandiser - Winnipeg, MB
  • Regular interview questions, for the most part.
    Shared on 16 August 2018 - Merchandiser - Scarborough, ON
  • How did you find this job opening? How much do you expect to make in an hour?Can you lift up to 50lbs?
    Shared on 13 May 2018 - Merchandiser/Cashier - Surrey, BC

What was your interview with Shoppers Drug Mart like?

Your insights will help other job seekers.

Merchandiser interview tips at Shoppers Drug Mart

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)48%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code17%
  • Formal (business suit)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Shoppers Drug Mart

  • Be honest, and try your best to be social, friendly, and communicative.
    Shared on 12 August 2019 - Merchandiser/Cashier - Ottawa, ON
  • Treat others the same way you want to be treated and be positive. That will help you be more comfortable in the workplace, and help you gain respect from management or employees.
    Shared on 11 July 2019 - Merchandiser - 1183 Barton St E, Hamilton, ON

The first interview at Shoppers Drug Mart for Merchandiser

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed21%
  • Paper application20%
  • Employee referral18%
  • Walk-In18%
  • Other15%

How candidates received their first interview at Shoppers Drug Mart

  • walked in and asked if they were hiring (with resume)
    Shared on 4 May 2022 - Cashier and Merchandiser - Hamilton, ON
  • Through a family friend
    Shared on 17 October 2018 - Merchandiser - 550 eglinton ave west
  • I was doing the Co-op program in high school at Shoppers Drug Mart and I worked so hard and diligently that they were impressed and gave me a job there right after I finished high school.
    Shared on 6 October 2018 - Merchandiser - Etobicoke, ON
  • Companies
  • Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Interviews
  • Merchandiser