The TJX Companies, Inc.
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Here’s what others thought about the interview process at The TJX Companies, Inc..
Interview experience
Based on 144 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 141 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 131 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at The TJX Companies, Inc.

Overview experience
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Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
31%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
22%
About a month
10%
More than one month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
74%
Background check
46%
Phone call/screening
37%
Group interview
25%
Problem solving exercises
13%
Least reported steps
Other
7%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at The TJX Companies, Inc.

  • Formal and manager asks questions on a form.
    Shared on April 17, 2018 - Loss Prevention Specialist - Tucson, AZ
  • It was very easy and very understandable questions.
    Shared on March 25, 2018 - TJ Maxx Sales Associate - Washington, DC
  • One of the questions that was asked was, Why did I want to work for TJ Maxx ?
    Shared on March 10, 2018 - Back of House Specialist - Feasterville, PA

Interview questions at The TJX Companies, Inc.

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • In an interview for DC supervisor
    1. Name 2 people you admire

    2. What skills are you working on?

    3. When did you have to change strategies to ensure success?


    All questions tied to accuracy, flexibi…
    Shared on July 18, 2018
  • Very unpleasant expierience. Store manager interviewed me with her sidekick. The sidekick asked questions such as tell me about yourself, tell me about a time you were involved in a group projects. To…
    Shared on May 29, 2018
  • When was the last time I was part of a successful team, what does customer service mean to me and other customer service related questions
    Shared on March 28, 2018 - Coordinator/Supervisor - Panama City, FL
Interview tips at The TJX Companies, Inc.
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)68%
  • Formal (business suit)17%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)11%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at The TJX Companies, Inc.
  • Its easy to get hired at TJX Distribution Center. No resume needed. Driving long distance to and from does not equal the pay. The work is easy.
    Shared on March 25, 2018 - Warehouse Associate - Bridgewater, VA
  • Don't apply unless you are prepared for physical work, sweaty work. Schedule in the summer goes to as little as 8 hours per week for part time. Everyone is part time except coordinator.
    Shared on August 4, 2017 - Coordinator / Sales Floor Associate - Gilbert, AZ
  • Be yourself, be friendly, show you care a lot for others happiness.
    Shared on March 26, 2017 - Cashier/Sales Assistant - Farmington Hills, MI
The first interview at The TJX Companies, Inc.
How candidates got an interview
  • Paper application20%
  • Employee referral19%
  • I walked in16%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Other online application13%
How candidates received their first interview at The TJX Companies, Inc.
  • Online application
    Shared on March 25, 2018 - Sales Associate - Draper, UT
  • Walked in and applied
    Shared on March 24, 2018 - Cashier/Customer Service - Somerville, MA
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