Residence Inn by Marriott
Happiness rating is 65 out of 100
3.6 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Residence Inn by Marriott

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Residence Inn by Marriott.

Interview experience

Based on 922 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 968 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 702 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Residence Inn by Marriott

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
58%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
10%
About a month
4%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
80%
Background check
43%
Drug test
27%
Phone call/screening
24%
Group interview
11%
Least reported steps
Presentation
4%
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Residence Inn by Marriott

  • It's different than when I started 9 years ago. There are different owners than when I stated but it's basically a one on one interview with a manager.
    Shared on July 18, 2022 - Housekeeper - At the hotel
  • Meet with the Operations Manager, discuss previous experience, skills, times for work, role and salary. If moving forward, they will introduce you with the team and give you a tour. Very easy and comf…
    Shared on June 23, 2022 - Guest Experience Specialist - Melbourne, FL
  • Very friendly
    Shared on June 6, 2022 - Breakfast Attendant - Columbus, OH
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Interview questions at Residence Inn by Marriott

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What availability is the most important question as this is a 24/7 operation. Also, are you a team player is another important one.
    Shared on July 18, 2022 - Housekeeper - At the hotel
  • If I had housekeeping experience
    Shared on July 13, 2022 - Housekeeper - East Rutherford, NJ
  • Do you have transportation to work
    Shared on July 8, 2022 - Inspector - Fayetteville, NC

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Interview tips at Residence Inn by Marriott

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)61%
  • Formal (business suit)19%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)9%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Residence Inn by Marriott

  • Be excited
    Shared on July 17, 2022 - Front Desk Specialist - Merrillville, IN
  • Be yourself
    Shared on July 6, 2022 - Maintenance Technician - New Orleans, LA
  • SmileBe friendlyBe honestDress very professional
    Shared on July 5, 2022 - Front Desk Receptionist

The first interview at Residence Inn by Marriott

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed32%
  • Employee referral20%
  • Walk-In17%
  • Other10%
  • Other online job site7%

How candidates received their first interview at Residence Inn by Marriott

  • Misleading
    Shared on July 3, 2022 - Sales Coordinator - Salisbury, MD
  • They reached out and called me.
    Shared on April 1, 2022 - Front Desk Associate - Rapid City, SD
  • After initial contact, filed out application, I was contacted within a few days. and was asked to come in for interview.
    Shared on September 6, 2019 - Houseman - Gilbert, AZ

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