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Interviews at O'Reilly Auto Parts

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at O'Reilly Auto Parts.
Interview experience
Based on 1,293 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,285 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 1,256 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at O'Reilly Auto Parts

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
44%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
7%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
81%
Background check
70%
Drug test
51%
Written test
34%
Phone call/screening
30%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at O'Reilly Auto Parts

  • So it’s been almost a year and met with numerous managers as I was applying for two unrelated positions in management. They are expanding in our area so it’s a matter of lining up all the talent to be…
    Shared on September 5, 2019
  • Not a living wage for a company that makes 20 billion a year
    Shared on June 23, 2019
  • A lot of false promises. you can make a career out of this place if you are not a yes man, don't bother.
    Shared on April 12, 2019

Interview questions at O'Reilly Auto Parts

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How much experience i had with cars.
    Shared on February 17, 2019 - Parts Specialist - Trenton, GA
  • Knowledge of automobile repair
    Shared on October 17, 2018 - Driver - El Paso, TX
  • Simple diagnostics, and money handling.
    Shared on July 11, 2018 - Customer Service Associate/Cashier - Kingman, AZ
Interview tips at O'Reilly Auto Parts
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)48%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)36%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Formal (business suit)4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at O'Reilly Auto Parts
  • Be honest, give any experience that would help and ask about what is offered to them.
    Shared on November 28, 2018 - Delivery Driver - Sandersville, GA
  • A sense of urgency is highly recommended and confidence can go a long way.
    Shared on November 2, 2018 - Assistant Store Manager - Holton, KS
  • Expect random schedules, low pay, and dealing with a lot of unhappy customers, 95% of customers are there because there is something wrong with there vehicle,
    Shared on October 27, 2018 - Asst. Store Manager - Tulsa, OK
The first interview at O'Reilly Auto Parts
How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In29%
  • Employee referral23%
  • Other online job site16%
  • Through Indeed9%
  • I called them7%
How candidates received their first interview at O'Reilly Auto Parts
  • File application
    Shared on June 11, 2019
  • Filled application out on Indeed, after endless application filling for other jobs .I called the local store and theanagee sat up next say interview.now i am waiting on background
    Shared on December 28, 2018
  • Submitting a application
    Shared on June 28, 2018 - Parts Specialist - Tulsa, OK