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Interviews at Target

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Target.
Interview experience
Based on 1,733 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,723 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 1,676 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Target

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
52%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
13%
About a month
5%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
78%
Background check
51%
Phone call/screening
33%
Drug test
30%
Problem solving exercises
23%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

Interview questions at Target

  • Customer Service Scenarios and outcomes of difficult situations
    Shared on August 9, 2018
  • Could you work in a fast pace and very at times
    Shared on June 19, 2018
  • They asked about my customer service skills, any relation experience and how I would handle certain situations.
    Shared on December 7, 2017 - Seasonal Cashier - Brentwood, CA
Interview tips at Target
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)68%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)14%
  • Formal (business suit)9%
  • They didn’t have a dress code7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Target
  • I would say go in there confident and claim the job like it is yours .you will do great
    Shared on May 29, 2018 - Package Handler - Woodland, CA
  • Stay focused, ask questions if you feel the need, be positive and full of energy
    Shared on April 6, 2018 - Target Team Member - Newton, NC
  • Make sure you are ready for that pressure on your body.
    Shared on March 6, 2018 - Seasonal UDC worker - Suffolk, VA
The first interview at Target
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online application37%
  • I walked in20%
  • Employee referral12%
  • Through Indeed.com8%
  • Paper application6%
How candidates received their first interview at Target
  • By being a strong leader in both retail and the food and beverage industries. I have found that my skills help keep my employees and my department balanced and working smoothly. I work well independen…
    Shared on November 28, 2018
  • I applied through a temp agency and they called me asking me to come in for an interview.
    Shared on June 27, 2018 - Warehouse Worker - Midlothian, TX
  • Mass hiring event
    Shared on June 1, 2018 - Warehouse Worker - Suffolk, VA
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