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What is the interview process like at JCPenney?

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  • It is easy, one an one
    A series of questions, not difficult

  • Telephone with exec in Texas

  • Relaxed. This was in Kerrville Texas. Everything is more relaxed there.

  • It's a group interview. It gives one the ability to have a voice.

  • I felt that if they had posted on their ad that they were only hiring for 20 hrs. a week for 8.50 an hour, they would have saved me alot of my precious time.

  • Good. Fairly typical.

  • I applied online and recieved a call the next day, I believe. The phone interview was mainly to see how you are and why you applied to the store-- very basic questions haha. Then I was scheduled for a group interview the following day. Though I was late, I got the job as I got into the car to go back home. The group interview was discussing your schedule, resume, and just how you are as a person. It was very interesting! I dont know how the interviews are set now, but i recommend applying online and letting a manager know :)

  • Group interview with an incredibly rude district manager.I’m glad I didn’t get this job it’s not a company I would want to work for with such rude upper management,It’s no wonder the turn over is so high.

  • My personal interview experience was pretty smooth. I applied online and got an email to schedule an interview which I did. The interview was easy and pretty fast. I was with a group with about 4 others and all the interviewer asked was for us to them about ourselves. We one by one took turns and that was pretty much it. She further explained the current positions open and asked our availability. She offered me the job the next day via email.

  • Onsight interview, job offer pending the background check results.

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