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Interviews at Subway

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

Interview experience

Based on 1,539 interviews

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,408 interviews

Interview process length

Based on 1,330 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Subway

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

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

Interview process length
About a day or two
About a week
About two weeks
More than one month
About a month
Most reported steps
On-site interview
Phone call/screening
Problem solving exercises
Background check
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
Drug test

What candidates say about the interview process at Subway

  • Short process interview got the job right away
    Shared on 23 April 2021 - Cashier/Customer Service - 90 ave sw
  • Nous donnons notre cv a la gerante et elle nous appel pour une entrevue. Puisqu'il manque d'employés, ils prennent a peu près tout le monde.
    Shared on 22 June 2020 - Chef d'équipe - Saint-Lambert, QC
  • Just had a one on one conversation with the manager who asked me very basic questions. Nothing formal.
    Shared on 4 June 2019 - Store supervisor, Senior sandwich artist - Pierrefonds, QC
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Interview questions at Subway

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Tell me about yourself,what are your availability
    Shared on 1 June 2019 - Team Member- sandwich artist - Kelowna, BC
  • How do you like subway and would you enjoy working at subway if hired?
    Shared on 8 November 2018 - Sandwich Maker - Winnipeg, MB
  • How long you are willing to work.?
    Shared on 27 December 2017 - Sandwich Artist and Cashier - Milton, ON

Interview tips at Subway

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)37%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code20%
  • Formal (business suit)10%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)7%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Subway

  • Interview process was pretty straight forward. If you're able to meet with the franchise owner, you may be picked for another store if one isn't currently hiring. My interview involved a demonstration…
    Shared on 24 September 2019 - Sandwich Artist - North Bay, ON
  • Make sure your social and let them know that you have exceptional customer service (if you do) That was the number 1 thing my owner looked for in an employee. She loved an employee that made sure the…
    Shared on 15 July 2019 - Supervisor/Key Holder - Hamilton, On . Ancaster , On
  • Be confident
    Shared on 13 May 2019 - Sandwich Maker - Langley, BC

The first interview at Subway

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In32%
  • Employee referral22%
  • Paper application13%
  • Through Indeed11%
  • Other9%

How candidates received their first interview at Subway

  • I got interview by reference.
    Shared on 11 May 2019 - Full time employment - Hamilton, ON
  • I knew a friend who worked there.
    Shared on 19 April 2019 - Sandwich Artist - Langenburg, SK
  • I got my first interview with the help of a friend who already knew that the outlook subway is hiring
    Shared on 29 December 2018 - Food Service Supervisor - Outlook, SK
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