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Interviews at Sysco

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Sysco.
Interview experience
Based on 232 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 221 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 213 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Sysco

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 5.

Interview process length
About a week
31%
About a day or two
30%
About two weeks
23%
About a month
8%
More than one month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
72%
Phone call/screening
51%
Background check
47%
Group interview
30%
Problem solving exercises
14%
Least reported steps
Presentation
6%
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Sysco

  • Most organized I've ever experienced.
    Shared on 3 March 2019 - Delivery Driver - Ottawa, ON
  • I recomend office casual, dont overdress. A pair of safety boots may be required if they take you for a tour of the warehouse.Its fairly relaxed, but professinol at the same time. Just do what they …
    Shared on 13 December 2018 - Delivery Associate - Nanaimo, BC

Interview questions at Sysco

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Everything but the most important, criminal record.
    Shared on 3 February 2020 - Order Selector - Winnipeg
  • My interview was basic. They just asked me about my experience with databases. They are a main employer of students from Eastern Academy.
    Shared on 26 July 2018 - Operations - Newfoundland and Labrador

Interview tips at Sysco

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)39%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)23%
  • They didn’t have a dress code20%
  • Formal (business suit)14%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Sysco

  • be honest and show that you want to work
    Shared on 10 November 2020 - Labourer / Forklift Driver / Sanitation Technician - Dieppe, NB
  • Make sure you understand the silo based work culture
    Shared on 4 March 2020 - Director of Operations - Winnipeg, MB

The first interview at Sysco

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral34%
  • Through Indeed21%
  • Walk-In15%
  • Other12%
  • Recruiter contacted me9%

How candidates received their first interview at Sysco

  • I got an interview on Hairing fair in sysco on January 25
    Shared on 17 February 2019
  • I applied in person
    Shared on 11 December 2018 - Driver/Delivery - Vancouver, BC
  • Applied in person.
    Shared on 1 November 2018 - Fork lift operator - Mississauga, ON
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