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Interviews at Chili's

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Chili's.
Interview experience
Based on 412 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 410 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 393 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Chili's

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
67%
About a week
20%
About two weeks
9%
About a month
2%
More than one month
1%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
80%
Background check
25%
Phone call/screening
24%
Written test
17%
Problem solving exercises
17%
Least reported steps
Other
7%
Presentation
3%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Chili's

  • The interview process was quick and standard.
    Shared on December 14, 2018 - Host - Mesa, AZ
  • Simple and quick
    Shared on March 1, 2018 - bus boy/ dishwasher - Louisville, KY
  • Relaxed and friendly
    Shared on February 9, 2018 - Cook, Bartender, Server, Cashier - Fort Lauderdale, FL

Interview questions at Chili's

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why I wanted to work there. How much I want to make an hour
    Shared on June 6, 2019
  • Education, experience, what brought you to chili's, schedule, smoker/nonsmoker
    Shared on November 7, 2017 - Server - Hobart, IN
  • Whats my availability, why i was interested in this job
    Shared on September 12, 2017 - Server - Chelsea, MA
Interview tips at Chili's
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)57%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)28%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Formal (business suit)3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Chili's
  • Be in respectable condition and impress
    Shared on July 25, 2018 - Server/Waiter - Brighton, MI
  • Work hard and you will succeed.
    Shared on November 28, 2017 - Bartender - Glenmont, NY
  • Be honest tell them the truth about who you are and what you are looking to get out of working with them
    Shared on July 14, 2017 - Line Cook - Sierra Vista, AZ
The first interview at Chili's
How candidates got an interview
  • I walked in30%
  • Employee referral23%
  • Other online application17%
  • Through Indeed.com12%
  • I called them6%
How candidates received their first interview at Chili's
  • I went in and applied in 1998
    Shared on September 22, 2017 - Server - Brighton, MI
  • By being an ambitious high school student looking to work.
    Shared on August 11, 2017 - CERTIFIED COOK - Paris, TX
  • I placed my application online and they responded via email,
    Shared on June 20, 2017 - Quality Assurance Analyst - Gastonia, NC
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