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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish at Cato Corporation? What are the steps along the way?

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It is a ridiculous process. You'd think you were applying for FBI

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It takes about a week to get hired. Just be sure that they are actually in the market for a new employee and have retail experience.

Answered - Assistant Manager (Current Employee) - Pine Bluff, AR

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It takes about 2 weeks.

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It takes about 2 weeks to get hired depending on how long it takes for your background check to come back and you must have reliable references.

Answered - Retail Associate (Current Employee) - Columbus, GA

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Two weeks depending on how long it takes to receive background check and references.

Answered - Retail Associate (Current Employee) - Columbus, GA

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1 day max. Just walk in fill out an application, and then if they are hiring they will call you in for a interview. Next you spend about 2 hours doing paper work for your background ect., and then a questionnaire. you will spend about a hour of training. Its real easy.

Answered - Sales Associate (Former Employee) - Lebanon, TN

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I received a called back for an interview about 7-9 days after I applied. I had two onsite interviews and one phone interview (for management position) and they called back a couple hours after my final interview saying I got the job. I started training two days after.

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It's a fairly quick process; you will go in for an interview, personality assessment, background check, have a few days of training, and start as a sales associate.

Answered - Assistant Manager (Current Employee) - Granite City, IL

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Long and drawn out.

Answered - Manager (Former Employee) - Mississippi

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Apply/personal interview/ test/ call back yes/or no. training within 2wks

Answered - Manager (Former Employee) - Pueblo, CO

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