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Interviews at Kohl's

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Kohl's.
Interview experience
Based on 1,033 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,026 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 981 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Kohl's

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
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Interview process length
About a day or two
44%
About a week
36%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
4%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
63%
Group interview
43%
Background check
38%
Drug test
17%
Phone call/screening
16%
Least reported steps
Written test
3%
Take-home/sample work
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Kohl's

  • I had an interview along with another applicant. It was very short and simple. Tell them about yourself, your Availability, and name one time you had to deal with a rude customer, and what did you lik…
    Shared on November 28, 2018
  • You interviewed with a group of people which was very intimidating, about time it's time for you to answer the question everyone already answered the question for you. They already know who they're go…
    Shared on October 2, 2018
  • Interviewed with 8 other people for various jobs for seasonal jobs. It took almost an hour, but very relaxed and enjoyable.
    Shared on August 23, 2018

Interview questions at Kohl's

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How do you balance your priorities
    Shared on January 19, 2018 - Kohl's Sales Associate - Spokane, WA
  • How long did I do cashier and customer service
    Shared on July 13, 2017 - Cashier - Novi, MI
  • What is ur goles
    Shared on April 1, 2017 - Inventory Specialist Ast Supervisor - Edgewood, MD
Interview tips at Kohl's
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)80%
  • Formal (business suit)10%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)7%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Kohl's
  • Be able to pass drug test
    Shared on April 5, 2018 - Material Handler - Duncanville, TX
  • Be police and proffesional
    Shared on March 22, 2018 - Shipping and Receiving - Marion, IN
  • Need to be willing to work with the public and take instruction from management.
    Shared on March 21, 2018 - Sales Associate - Laguna Niguel, CA
The first interview at Kohl's
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online application43%
  • Through Indeed.com16%
  • I walked in12%
  • Employee referral9%
  • Paper application9%
How candidates received their first interview at Kohl's
  • It took about 2 weeks or so to receive an email and to come in for an in person interview.
    Shared on October 14, 2018
  • I got an email and I had to pick a time and date to set up my interview at one of the locations I applied to
    Shared on October 14, 2018
  • I applied on Craigslist
    Shared on March 23, 2018 - Cashier - Port Chester, NY
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