Costco Wholesale
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Interviews at Costco Wholesale

Overview: Interviews at Costco Wholesale

Here’s what people said about the interview process at Costco Wholesale

Interview experience

Based on 2,889 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 2,866 interviews
Medium

Typical hiring duration

Based on 2,682 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Costco Wholesale

Overall experience

Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult

Hiring duration

About a day or two
35%
About a week
34%
About two weeks
21%
About a month
8%
More than one month
3%

Most reported steps

On-site interview
83%
Drug test
79%
Background check
68%
Phone call/screening
32%
Group interview
26%

Least reported steps

Other
3%
Take-home/sample work
1%
They have no interview
0%

Interview tips at Costco Wholesale

Dress code for the interview

Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)
70%
Casual (t-shirt and jeans)
15%
Formal (business suit)
10%
They didn’t have a dress code
4%
Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)
1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Costco Wholesale?
Make thing clear on the job they put you in.
Shared on March 5, 2020
Food Service Worker
Rego Park, NY
Ask questions
Shared on February 26, 2020
Frontend
Spokane, WA
Be yourself and prove that you're a good worker with a sense of timeliness and a strong work ethic.
Shared on January 1, 2020
Forklift Operator
Baltimore, MD

The initial interview at Costco Wholesale

Actions candidates took to get the interview

Other online job site
25%
Employee referral
25%
Walk-In
17%
Other
9%
Paper application
7%
How candidates received their first interview at Costco Wholesale
My mom walked in and was speaking to manager
Shared on August 27, 2019
Food Court Cashier
Charleston, SC
Applied online
Shared on March 18, 2018
PICKER/MAINTENANCE
Buena Park, CA 90620
Claimed Profile