JoS. A Bank
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Interviews at JoS. A Bank

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at JoS. A Bank.
Interview experience
Based on 36 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 35 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 35 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at JoS. A Bank

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
46%
About a week
40%
About two weeks
6%
More than one month
6%
About a month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
84%
Background check
45%
Phone call/screening
32%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Drug test
13%
Least reported steps
Group interview
3%
They have no interview
3%
Other
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at JoS. A Bank

  • Open, Fair, They give you a lot of info., and want you to tell them what you think and feel.
    Shared on May 1, 2018 - Sales Trainer/ Asst. Manager - Cincinnati, OH
  • Informal. I interviewed with Regional manager and was offered the job without ever speaking with the Store Manager, whom I would be reporting to directly.
    Shared on March 12, 2018 - Assistant Manager / Training Manager - Atlanta, GA
  • Simple relaxed
    Shared on September 4, 2017 - Assistant Manager - Las Colinas, TX

Interview questions at JoS. A Bank

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Asked if I had customer service experience. If I was flexable and enjoyed working with people
    Shared on December 4, 2017 - Sales Executive - Peachtree City, GA
  • Do you have exceptional customer service?
    Are you good with time management?

    How are your communication skills?
    Shared on May 3, 2017 - Sales Associate - Hoboken, NJ
  • Can you lift at least 25lbs-40 lbs?. Can you work the,scheduled shift.?
    Shared on April 26, 2017 - Packer/Picker - Hampstead, MD
Interview tips at JoS. A Bank
Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)72%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)26%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)2%
  • They didn’t have a dress code0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at JoS. A Bank
  • Go in confidently, build that working relationship with the team, be the ambitious go-giver, leader, and goal-getter at this location and the manager will like you enough to hire you.
    Shared on February 5, 2019 - Retail Sales Associate - Folsom, CA
  • I think there needs to be a better protocol on what is expected of you if you work at Joseph A Banks
    Shared on January 15, 2019 - Sales Associate - Newport, RI
The first interview at JoS. A Bank
How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral29%
  • Other online application23%
  • I walked in23%
  • Through Indeed.com19%
  • Recruiter contacted me3%
How candidates received their first interview at JoS. A Bank
  • Walked in the store and asked if they were hiring
    Shared on December 3, 2018 - top seller - Vestal, NY
  • It was an in person interview. They promised so much, and delivered nothing.
    Shared on May 5, 2018 - Shipping Dock / Jockey - Hanover, MD
  • Sending them my resume through the internet.
    Shared on January 30, 2018 - Sales Representative and Department Manager - The Fountains & Town Square at Sugar Land, Texas
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