Questions and Answers about Nordstrom

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What is the interview process like?

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Mine was pretty smooth I applied & a week later I got a email about a phone interview they only asked 3-4 questions & I got a call back 3 days later to set up in person interview

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I got an email to book for a phone interview within 3 days of applying online for the customer service rep position. Phone interview was easy and very straightforward, but the estimate waiting time is extremely uncomfortable. I waited a week and called the hiring manager directly, but she immediately forward me to HR. I found the manager to be rude and unprofessional. If they already considered someone else for the job, it would be fair to send an email or give me a call back so I’m not wasting my time waiting. Anyways, if they don’t call you back then don’t waste your time cause they probably gave someone else the job already.

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If your living in another state, isn’t possible to do an phone interview

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I had an unfavorable interview experience. I was interviewed by the department manager on Friday. I thought the interview process went well. I went to the department in which I interviewed for to see where it is located and how the process works. The interviewing manager stated I would receive a phone call on Monday from either himself or another manager. Well, 2 Mondays came and went with no phone call. I did not receive any e-mails either. I thought this was very unprofessional as well as rude. You should not commit to something and then not follow up with it. If they decided on another candidate, fine but don't leave me hanging. Shoot a quick e-mail advising they decided to go with someone else. I took the time out to go on this interview and I believe I should be advised as to the outcome. Very disappointed with Nordstrom as they pride themselves on Customer Service.

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My interview i had to interview with 2 managers and showed me around and said they contact me monday

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From reading previous interviews, the interview process doesn’t seem to consistent

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It was short and get informal.

Answered - Barista (Former Employee) - Beachwood, OH

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You are not necessarily interviewed by your immediate manager.
They have a form with questions that you are asked.

Answered - Stock Lead (Current Employee) - Indianapolis, IN

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Laid back. Typical interview questions. A great personality is a necessity at Nordstrom and Nordstrom Rack.

Answered - Loss Prevention Agent (Current Employee) - Troy, MI

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The interview process was quick I was reached out by HR, and I made an appointment I went it had my interview walked the sales floor the stock room was asked basic questions and was given a quick review on the overall culture interview was about 30 minutes long heard back the following day and I was on the sale floor within a week.

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