Chick-fil-A
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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 8,559 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 13,279 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 9,637 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Chick-fil-A

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
53%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
3%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
79%
Phone call/screening
26%
Group interview
22%
Background check
16%
Problem solving exercises
12%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
4%
Drug test
3%
They have no interview
1%

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

  • Enjoyable & fair.
    Shared on August 30, 2022 - Sales & Brand Growth Director - Columbus, MS
  • Applied, host asked for a video interview, the employer didn't show up, about a week later asked me for an interview again, employer has so far not shown up.
    Shared on August 21, 2022
  • 2 interviews but just be honest and yourself
    Shared on February 27, 2022 - Chick-Fil-A Team Member - Fleming Island, FL
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Interview questions at Chick-fil-A

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Tell me about yourself (hobbies, personality, what I'm passionate about, etc.)Why chick-fil-a?AvailabilityDo you have reliable transportation?Where would you prefer to work? (Front of House, Back …
    Shared on December 28, 2022
  • What’s your favorite menu item, where do you see yourself in 5 years, what do you hope to learn here
    Shared on September 5, 2022 - Team Member/Cashier - Little Rock, AR
  • I applied for the driver position. They asked why do you want to work here, what are your strengths, what is one of your weaknesses, how do you deal with dissatisfied customers, what is does food safe…
    Shared on June 29, 2022

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Interview tips at Chick-fil-A

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)59%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)20%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Formal (business suit)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Chick-fil-A

  • Just be friendly and yourself. Open up about hobbies and try to connect with the person who’s interviewing you. Also be overly honest about your availability bc they will schedule you for whatever you…
    Shared on September 17, 2022
  • Evaluate if you are looking for a paycheck or trying to gain experience. This is a great starting place and will look great on a resume, but be ready to give more than you receive.
    Shared on July 11, 2022 - Team Leader - Garner, NC
  • Before you interview Be specific and negotiate your wage don't be afraid bc who works for minimum wage anymore. Be honest and speak up and don't be afraid to talk to the shift leads if they are giving…
    Shared on May 13, 2022

The first interview at Chick-fil-A

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed22%
  • Other online job site17%
  • Walk-In17%
  • Employee referral14%
  • Paper application14%

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

Common questions about interview at Chick-fil-A

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