ALDI
Happiness rating is 53 out of 100
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Interviews at ALDI

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

Interview experience

Based on 2,530 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 3,106 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 2,782 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at ALDI

Overall experience

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

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
29%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
22%
About a month
14%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
83%
Background check
68%
Drug test
67%
Phone call/screening
36%
Group interview
25%
Least reported steps
Presentation
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at ALDI

  • It’s annoying. They set you up for a hiring event at a hotel. If you can’t make it, you have a phone/screen interview. Then you’re called by a store manager for a store interview. Then you have an int…
    Shared on November 12, 2022 - Assistant Manager - Houston, TX
  • For warehouse. You show up and there's no sign for their parking lot because of construction. You have to wander more than 200 yards before you hopefully find the right entrance. SThey pull you into a…
    Shared on October 28, 2022 - Warehouse worker 3rd shift - Center Valley, PA
  • Will disrespect interviewee's time, waiting over an hour to directly speak with the hiring manager. Then will cut you off mid-way through and ask you to leave within 2 minutes of introducing yourself.
    Shared on October 22, 2022 - Cashier - Odessa, FL
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Interview questions at ALDI

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why I want to work there.
    Shared on November 28, 2022 - Cashier/Sales Associate - Coralville, IA
  • Why do you want to work for Aldi?You don’t have any experience with our Aldi culture, so how would you handle different task?How would you handle an employee that was constantly five minutes late?H…
    Shared on November 12, 2022 - Assistant Manager - Houston, TX
  • Common sense questions including money handling situations!
    Shared on October 29, 2022 - Cashier - South Charleston, WV

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Interview tips at ALDI

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)64%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)15%
  • Formal (business suit)11%
  • They didn’t have a dress code8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at ALDI

  • If you are interested, be able to lift and stock lots of product. The biggest skills required are the ability to multitask (taking care of customers at the register) task and time management (having t…
    Shared on November 22, 2022 - Lead Store Associate (Seasonal) - Texas City, TX
  • Dress well, be attentive, ask questions
    Shared on November 20, 2022 - Store Associate - Jackson, TN
  • Tell them you can work quickly and proficiently. They expect you to move very fast.
    Shared on November 15, 2022 - Store Associate - Rutland, VT

The first interview at ALDI

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed20%
  • Paper application20%
  • Walk-In19%
  • Employee referral14%
  • Other8%

How candidates received their first interview at ALDI

  • Job fair hiring event
    Shared on August 20, 2018 - Store Manager - Westland, OH
  • Through college
    Shared on June 27, 2018 - Shipping and Receiving - Valparaiso, IN
  • A friend referred me
    Shared on December 26, 2017 - Sales Associate - Memphis, TN

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