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Interviews at Walmart

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Walmart.
Interview experience
Based on 27,608 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 27,516 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 26,619 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Walmart

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
47%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
5%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
74%
Background check
65%
Drug test
43%
Phone call/screening
25%
Group interview
19%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Walmart

  • Went in for the interview, submitted my background then did background check thing at home and was called the next day for orientation to start a day later. Fairly simple!
    Shared on January 17, 2020
  • Quick look for the best answers that benefit the company the most.
    Shared on January 8, 2020 - Freight Handler - Brooksville, FL
  • Phone call, in store interview
    Shared on January 8, 2020 - Wal-Mart Associate - Newport, OR

Interview questions at Walmart

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Strengths and weaknesses
    Shared on December 20, 2019 - Cart Pusher - Bellingham, WA
  • We just talked about my previous work experience.
    Shared on December 3, 2019 - Member Support - Clarksville, TN
  • Name a time in my life when I've gone above and beyond.
    Shared on November 13, 2019
Interview tips at Walmart
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)56%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)25%
  • They didn’t have a dress code10%
  • Formal (business suit)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Walmart
  • Quick look for the best answers that benefit the company the most.
    Shared on January 8, 2020 - Freight Handler - Brooksville, FL
  • Be yourself
    Shared on January 8, 2020 - Order Filler/Picker - Johnstown, NY
  • Eye contact and be truthful.
    Shared on December 22, 2019 - Orderfiller - Baytown
The first interview at Walmart
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site31%
  • Walk-In18%
  • Employee referral13%
  • I called them13%
  • Other8%
How candidates received their first interview at Walmart
  • They called me to come in
    Shared on January 5, 2020 - Overnight Stocker - Milledgeville, GA
  • Applied on line from a Google jobs link..goe email from HR to interview about a week later.. Interview was fast, returned next day to verify position applying (Fabrics and Crafts) and for the "Welco…
    Shared on October 27, 2019
  • I applied to my two nearest locations. Recieved a call for a position but the hours did not work for me. I applied again a month later, the same girl called me back and had hours that best fit me. …
    Shared on October 14, 2019