Houchens Industries
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Interviews at Houchens Industries

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Houchens Industries.
Interview experience
Based on 39 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 39 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 40 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Houchens Industries

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 6.

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
63%
About a week
18%
About two weeks
15%
About a month
5%
More than one month
0%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
80%
Drug test
48%
Background check
43%
Phone call/screening
10%
Group interview
10%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
3%
Other
3%
Presentation
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Houchens Industries

  • One on one but quite casual
    Shared on September 21, 2019 - Contact manager, Brittany - Park City, KY
  • One on one interview process with management.
    Shared on July 11, 2019 - Forklift Operator - Bowling Green, KY

Interview questions at Houchens Industries

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • General questions about availability and willingness to travel for work
    Shared on July 16, 2020 - Meat Cutter - Bowling Green, KY
  • “ Tell me what are your strengths & what are your weaknesses?”
    Shared on April 18, 2020 - Deli Manager - Monroeville, AL

Interview tips at Houchens Industries

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)63%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)27%
  • They didn’t have a dress code10%
  • Formal (business suit)0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Houchens Industries

  • Be ready to work and not get payed
    Shared on August 4, 2020
  • Be professional and smile a lotMake it clear that the only thing you care about is working for Houchens
    Shared on November 17, 2019
  • Don’t Do It
    Shared on November 5, 2019

The first interview at Houchens Industries

How candidates got an interview
  • Paper application37%
  • Walk-In21%
  • Through Indeed11%
  • Recruiter contacted me10%
  • Employee referral8%

How candidates received their first interview at Houchens Industries

  • Walked in and turned in application
    Shared on July 16, 2020 - Meat Cutter - Bowling Green, KY
  • My cousin worked there.
    Shared on September 18, 2018 - Senior Cashier - Bowling Green, KY