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Interviews at Friendly's

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Friendly's.
Interview experience
Based on 77 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 80 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 77 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Friendly's

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
58%
About a week
30%
About two weeks
9%
About a month
1%
More than one month
1%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
83%
Background check
20%
Phone call/screening
9%
Written test
8%
Other
8%
Least reported steps
Group interview
3%
Presentation
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Friendly's

  • It was easy. Just a few questions.
    Shared on April 2, 2018 - Waitress - Swansea, MA 02777
  • Very short. Talked with the manager for about 30 minutes about the job and myself.
    Shared on March 6, 2018 - Server/customer service - Hadley, MA
  • It was comfortable and easy
    Shared on January 28, 2018 - Server - Saugus, MA

Interview questions at Friendly's

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • When did I work there before
    Shared on March 1, 2017 - Associate Manager - Norwich, CT
  • "What words do you believe best describe yourself?"
    "What do you do in your free time?"
    Shared on January 29, 2017 - Server - Lancaster, PA
  • Are you willing to work long hours and holidays?
    How would you define great customer service?

    What do you feel are the core responsibilities and shift priorities of good management?
    Shared on January 27, 2017 - Assistant General Manager - West Babylon, NY
Interview tips at Friendly's
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)57%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)22%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Formal (business suit)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Friendly's
  • If youre a student in high school this is the perfect job for you. works with your hours & gives you an opportunity to make as much money as you want.
    Shared on June 12, 2019 - Waitress/Hostess - Hazleton, PA
  • To usually keep it as a starting out server job.
    Shared on October 5, 2018 - Server - Township of Deptford, NJ
  • Show personality. be friendly. smile. be honest.
    Shared on September 10, 2018 - Server - Stoneham, MA
The first interview at Friendly's
How candidates got an interview
  • I walked in32%
  • Employee referral24%
  • Other online application16%
  • Paper application14%
  • Through Indeed.com4%
How candidates received their first interview at Friendly's
  • My cousin worked there
    Shared on August 19, 2017 - Server Trainer - Augusta, ME
  • Application interview hired in few days went well
    Shared on April 17, 2017 - Server/Waiter - Danville, PA
  • On indeed.com and their always ready too hire a "friendly" person
    Shared on January 21, 2017 - Cook - Myrtle Beach, SC
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