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Interviews at Thrifty Foods

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Thrifty Foods.
Interview experience
Based on 69 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 69 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 70 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Thrifty Foods

Overview experience
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Easy
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Interview process length
About a day or two
56%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
9%
More than one month
3%
About a month
1%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
73%
Group interview
24%
Phone call/screening
23%
Problem solving exercises
15%
Background check
11%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
0%
Drug test
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Thrifty Foods

  • Very quick, simple to the point
    Shared on 13 May 2019 - A&W- Supervisor - Edmonton, AB
  • Very positive. There was no pressure to always say the right thing as soon as they asked, they give time in answering their questions.
    Shared on 9 December 2018 - Cashier - Victoria, BC
  • Easy as pie for me, i had 4 years produce experience already though.
    Shared on 1 June 2018 - produce stocker - Victoria, BC
Interview tips at Thrifty Foods
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)69%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)14%
  • Formal (business suit)8%
  • They didn’t have a dress code6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Thrifty Foods
  • Dress casual, go in with the want to work hard.
    And simply just be yourself.

    Don't change who you are, and if you are fit for the job, you will be selected!
    Shared on 16 December 2019 - cashier - Surrey-White Rock, BC
  • The interview process is very smooth, there will be two managers one from the department you are applying to and another to record your answers to their questions.
    Shared on 10 June 2019 - Deli Clerk - Vancouver Island, BC
The first interview at Thrifty Foods
How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral50%
  • Walk-In30%
  • Other20%
  • Through Indeed0%
  • Other online job site0%
How candidates received their first interview at Thrifty Foods
  • I went to a job fair im going to an interview tomorrow
    Shared on 4 October 2019
  • I applied at the store. Face to face.
    Shared on 15 June 2019 - Deli Clerk - Victoria, BC
  • Through a friend
    Shared on 12 December 2018 - Seafood Clerk - Victoria, BC
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