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Interviews at Chick-fil-A

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Chick-fil-A.
Interview experience
Based on 4,331 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 4,311 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 3,793 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Chick-fil-A

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
50%
About a week
30%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
4%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
78%
Group interview
23%
Phone call/screening
23%
Background check
18%
Problem solving exercises
13%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
4%
Drug test
3%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Chick-fil-A

  • I submitted an application via indeed and got a call just a day after for a phone interview. Then got an email the following day for a job opportunities and they called for an in-person interview. Wen…
    Shared on August 5, 2020
  • I submitted my application on Snagajob, a bit tedious since after submitting my resume I had to do screening which consisted of ¨WWYD?" scenarios (if the customer is angry, a coworker does this, etc.)…
    Shared on June 16, 2020
  • I got a call from them to set up an interview 3 weeks ago when I turned in my application. Did the interview, which it was a one on one, 10-15 minutes, and then once I was done I heard back from them …
    Shared on June 10, 2020

Interview questions at Chick-fil-A

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Tell me about yourself, basic personal questions (any siblings, hobbies, etc.)
    Expected pay

    Lots of situational questions (Tell me about a time you clashed with a leader and how you handled it, tell …
    Shared on June 19, 2020
  • Tell me about yourself
    What makes Chick-Fil-A so great

    How do you prioritize your work

    Give me one of your strengths and weaknesses

    Do you work well in fast or slow pace

    If a customer comes to you ang…
    Shared on May 21, 2020
  • Tell me briefly about yourself and your personality.
    What have you done to serve your community or school?

    What do you know about this company?

    What interests you most about this position?

    Why am I i…
    Shared on May 1, 2020
Interview tips at Chick-fil-A
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)63%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)17%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Formal (business suit)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Chick-fil-A
  • Be yourself. Talk to them like they are a friend. Ask as many questions as you can think of. Pray about it.
    Shared on March 11, 2020 - Cashier - Nashville, TN
  • Just be you, it's hard to pretend to be someone. When hiring managers interview with you they are looking for genuine responses and a honest conversation. Try to think outside the box and surprise the…
    Shared on March 10, 2020 - Team Member - Oceanside, CA
  • Make sure this is a place you want to have as a career that you can retire from otherwise have this as a job until you find a lucrative job that is worthy of paying you more for the work you do
    Shared on March 10, 2020 - Back of House team member - Hollywood, CA
The first interview at Chick-fil-A
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site20%
  • Walk-In20%
  • Paper application17%
  • Employee referral14%
  • Through Indeed13%
How candidates received their first interview at Chick-fil-A
  • I walked in and had waited over an 1 hour and met with two managers there at Dave Lyle location.
    Shared on April 23, 2019
  • Chick Fil A came to my high school and was handing out applications. I submitted one and they offered to interview me that same day.
    Shared on May 6, 2018 - Cashier - Lubbock, TX
  • I went to there interview wensdays
    Shared on February 20, 2018 - Team Member - N Main St 1018
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