Noodles & Company
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Interviews at Noodles & Company

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Noodles & Company.
Interview experience
Based on 383 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 383 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 358 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Noodles & Company

Overview experience
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Easy
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Interview process length
About a day or two
64%
About a week
24%
About two weeks
8%
About a month
4%
More than one month
0%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
83%
Background check
24%
Phone call/screening
23%
Problem solving exercises
8%
Group interview
6%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Noodles & Company

  • My interview process was comfortable. I had one initial interview, and then a trial meeting the crew and seeing a typical day there. Based on the employees and how I felt as well I was able to obtain …
    Shared on February 21, 2019 - Cashier/Customer Service - Bloomington, IN
  • Short and to the point
    Shared on November 14, 2018 - Shift Manager (full-time) - Baraboo, WI
  • Quick and painless. If they like you right away then you get the job on the spot.
    Shared on August 28, 2018 - Cashier / Server - Cary, NC

Interview questions at Noodles & Company

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • My commitment to their core values
    Shared on September 26, 2018 - General Manager - Williamsburg, VA
  • Availability, strengths, abilities.
    Shared on June 25, 2018 - Noodle Ambassador - Sandy, UT
  • Generic interview questions, like "any previous experience?" and "why'd you choose noodles?" stuff like that.
    Shared on May 10, 2018 - Cashier - Owings Mills, MD
Interview tips at Noodles & Company
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)46%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)33%
  • They didn’t have a dress code16%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%
  • Formal (business suit)2%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Noodles & Company
  • Show your personality and be you. also, don't try to worry too much :)
    Shared on February 25, 2019
  • Make sure you dont get sucked into moving up if you dont intend to make it your career and or if you want to balance a personal life.
    Shared on January 2, 2018 - General Manager - Virginia
  • Be real be you
    Shared on December 20, 2017 - Assistant Store Manager - Oswego, IL
The first interview at Noodles & Company
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site24%
  • Employee referral24%
  • Walk-In16%
  • Through Indeed13%
  • I called them7%
How candidates received their first interview at Noodles & Company
  • I applied online and they called me to schedule an in-person interview
    Shared on March 24, 2019 - Cashier/Customer Service - Delafield, WI
  • I walked in and asked.
    Shared on September 19, 2018 - Worked my way up from dishwasher to sauté cook - Minneapolis, MN
  • I applied online and received a phone interview and then i was asked to follow up for an interview in person
    Shared on July 19, 2018 - Cook and Cashier - Elk Grove, CA
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