Questions and Answers about Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores.

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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish? What are the steps along the way?

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I put an application in on friday, got a call on saturday, set up an interview on tuesday, went in and did the interview and then I got the job. I came in the next week for my first day.

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From the date of filling out app, I had 3 over the phone interviews, 1 in person interview and finally hired as SM. It took exactly one month. However, it's a brand new store.

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Where did you graduate ?
what do you see yourself doing in the next three years ?
why do you want to work for our company ?

Answered - Cashier/Sales Associate (Former Employee) - Paramus, NJ

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I had one interview and was hired on the spot.

Answered - Fabric Specialist (Former Employee) - Renton, WA

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It does not take long to get hired but I had trouble with getting access to sign hire forms initially, I should have taken that as a sign.

Answered - cashier (Former Employee) - Philadelphia, PA

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It took me a couple of weeks to get an interview. I went back into store to ask about my application before I even got an interview.

Answered - Sales Associate (Former Employee) - Findlay Ohio

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It only took me 2 years of constant applying before I got an interview. Once I got an interview, the hiring process was quick.

Answered - Assistant Store Manager (Current Employee) - Knoxville, TN

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It took about three weeks. One in person interview, one phone interview followed by a background check. The hiring process was the most transparent part of my entire Joann Fabric experience.

Answered - Store Manager (Current Employee) - Greater New England Area

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A few weeks

Answered - Team Member (Former Employee) - Scottsdale, AZ

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It takes about two weeks to get hired. You have to apply online, they do a background check and then you have the job.

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