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Interviews at Michaels

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Michaels.
Interview experience
Based on 327 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 327 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 315 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Michaels

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
50%
About a week
35%
About two weeks
9%
About a month
4%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
79%
Background check
44%
Phone call/screening
25%
Problem solving exercises
11%
Group interview
9%
Least reported steps
Presentation
2%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Michaels

  • Get everything in writing.
    Shared on February 1, 2019
  • Interview process is first fill out application online then wait till someone calls you for an interview.
    Shared on August 11, 2018
  • Very thorough, asking the usual things like employement history and even getting sopmewhat invested sharing details of shifts. Professional.
    Shared on July 15, 2018 - Laborer - Chehalis, WA

Interview questions at Michaels

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • I was just asked what my previous employers were like and if I liked crafting then my interview was pretty much over
    Shared on October 10, 2018
  • If i was interested in the position i was told about
    Shared on June 1, 2018 - Framer, Customer service - Rego Park, NY
  • I don't remember exactly, but I remember being asked about my interest in arts and crafts and experience working on a team.
    Shared on March 23, 2018 - Replenishment Associate - Federal Way, WA
Interview tips at Michaels
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)61%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code8%
  • Formal (business suit)4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Michaels
  • Make sure you understand what is expected of you.
    Shared on February 1, 2019
  • Tell them you’re available 24/7
    Shared on December 31, 2018
  • Be teachable, friendly, helpful and SMILE
    Shared on December 17, 2018
The first interview at Michaels
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online application37%
  • Through Indeed.com13%
  • I walked in13%
  • Employee referral12%
  • I called them10%
How candidates received their first interview at Michaels
  • I applied online a few weeks later I was called my the hiring manager to schedule my interview.
    Shared on February 17, 2019
  • In person from an tnterveiw
    Shared on February 1, 2019
  • I applied online and went in 2 different Michael stores and kept bothering them after a couple of times of going to both the stores they became very familiar with my face and gave me an interview at o…
    Shared on January 22, 2019
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