Questions and Answers about Gander Mountain

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2 weeks background check drug test

Answered - Firearms Sales Associate (Former Employee) - Chesterfield, MO

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It took me 3 weeks to get interview and drug/background tests and called back.
They have changed things since I was hired so I am not sure of the steps.

Answered - Supervisor (Former Employee) - Lebanon, IN

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Fill out an application. Be persistent on calling the managers to see if they have looked over your application. Go in for an interview, leave the interview room with the answer if you are awarded with the job, or wait a few days for manager to go over paperwork. Computer training of products they sell in the store, and how to treat the costumers. The customer is always right. Learn basic cash register functions. Placed on the floor to make the business money.

Answered - Cashier (Former Employee) - Kenosha, WI

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From interview to start was about 10 days

Answered - Hardlines Zone Manager (Former Employee) - Amarillo, TX

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Easy, takes a couple days

Answered - Customer Service (Former Employee) - Chesterfield, MO

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Around two weeks.
The application process is first, then the interview process. There are two interviews and a background check that are done in about a week. Once you're hired, you're put into the system, and then there is orientation and safety modules to complete which will take at most, two days.

Answered - Receiving Associate (Current Employee) - San Antonio, TX

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Week sometimes 2 drug test background

Answered - Distribution Specialist (Former Employee) - Lebanon, IN

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Interviews can be 1 time or 2 times. Drug test and background checks are required and must be squeaky clean. This is handled by an outside company and may take up to 30 days. 20 to 24 hours of training time is all that you are allowed to catch on.

Answered - Operations Specialist (Current Employee) - Mooresville, NC

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It takes about 2 to 3 weeks to get hired at Gander Mountain. The step along the way for getting hired at Gander Mountain is Interview, Drug test, training

Answered - Firearms Sales Associate, Receiving crew member (Former Employee) - Greensboro, NC

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I got hired through a work labor place, then they told me about the requirments of the job, You start there parttime Once you started working at the Warehouse they will eveluate you on your job performance after a certain amount of time passes The Supervisor will let you know if your eligible for fulltime or not. I think the wait time from parttime to fulltime is roughly around 6 months trial period.

Answered - Material Handler (Former Employee) - Lebanon, Ind

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