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sambaloelek in Belfair, Washington

Updated 4 months ago

applying at best buy - 7 Replies

no matter how much I try or how I take the damn unicru personality test, I never pass it. I'm getting kinda desperate... Any tips on how to pass...

JAAJ in Modesto, California

Updated 5 months ago

Still waiting to hear back after 2 weeks from last interview - 1 Reply

I first applied early August night time for a mobile sales position and got the call next morning to set up an interview the next day after. Went...

Calvin in Detroit, Michigan

Bestbuy how long do you have to Ben employed to transfer departments

How long do an employee have to be with the company to transfer departments I got hire for something I really didn’t won’t to be in because what I...

jefferey jeffere in anon

Updated 8 months ago

The Hiring Process for Best Buy - 22 Replies

So, recently, I stopped working at Microcenter and applied for Best Buy. I got a call for an interview the day after I submitted an application...

aaronskyler in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 11 months ago

how long do you have to work at best buy to get a transfer - 3 Replies

how long do you have to work at best buy to get a transfer

MaryJUanGermaine in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Updated 12 months ago

Best buy criminal background question - 30 Replies

Does best buy just Check for felonies or misdemeanors? I am sure the app said only felonies but I can't remember. I was recently hired and passed the...

Kuboo in Wilson, North Carolina

Updated 15 months ago

Are Best Buy background checks deep? - 1 Reply

I left off a job that I had only for about 2 months on my application.. Only because I left the job on bad terms and it was short. (Not bad terms...

Kuboo in Wilson, North Carolina

Updated 15 months ago

Offered position, pending BG check. Two DWIs. - 1 Reply

After 3 interviews (first with Geek Squad Supervisor, second with GM, third with Dept. Manager) I was contacted by Personnel rep, offering me a job...

JordanC in Woodland, Alabama

How long do I have to wait before I hear back for an interview?

Bit of background info: I applied on July 31, 2017 for a Sales Consultant position and received an email stating that the application went under...

rrcaseyr in Marion, Iowa

How long will it take for them to tell me something?

I haven't been called. There has been no indication of my being either accepted or rejected. Just absolute silence. For 5 months. I applied...

Preston in Davenport, Iowa

Updated 21 months ago

Assessment Test - 2 Replies

At the end of best buy posted position. Iam ask to take an assessment test at the end of my application it say's follow the link to take the test,...

Kesiya in Thunder Bay, Ontario

Updated 22 months ago

Any indicators telling me I got the job? - 6 Replies

I applied for a Sales Associate Position at my local Best Buy Store. I got past the first interview with HR and had a 2nd interview with the GM and...

E in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 23 months ago

What kind of people they want to hire? - 2 Replies

did an excellent interview at best buy, I have ample experience in the sales area and I am the type of professional who goes to the clients and likes...

Recklow in Washington, District of Columbia

Others experience with GM + Moving forward

So, I applied for a few positions at BBY on Wednesday. Thursday I get a call from the recruitment manager. All seems to go well on the phone and she...

Boris in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

Updated 24 months ago

How to get a job at Best Buy. - 1689 Replies

Do you work at Best Buy? How did you find the job? How did you get that first interview? Any advice for someone trying to get in?

Erick in Topeka, Kansas

Updated 25 months ago

Could I hope for another job at Best Buy? (long story) - 2 Replies

Hello. I began working at a Best Buy in August of 2008. I can't tell you where because I don't want to make myself known, as I am trying to get a...

Raff_88 in Union City, New Jersey

apply for best buy with another account?

So I used to work for Best Buy and I would like to go back again. SoI made a new account and applied late September and over a month later the HR...

Lyte in Catonsville, Maryland

Should I choose Best Buy or Weis Markets?

o recently I just got hired at both Best Buy and Weis Markets. I applied for an occasional seasonal job at Best Buy and they offered me 11/hr. At...

GenosOnePunchMAN in North York, Ontario

Did my third interview and still no call back

I recently applied through a job fair and i got through the phone interview, did great on the second interview but i feel like i didnt do as good on...

Ayysmiffy in Norcal, California

Updated 28 months ago

First Interview - 1 Reply

Hello everyone, I have quick question for ya'll. I applied online for best by customer service position, after one week I got call to set up an...

Ayysmiffy in Norcal, California

Updated 28 months ago

Best: questions on interview process - 1 Reply

I did the online application while looking around and doing a few others at the time. A month goes by and I get a call telling me that if I would...

Christoher S in Springfield, Massachusetts

Updated 28 months ago

After second interview - 3 Replies

I just had my second interview and i still haven't heard anything yet. Will they call if i didn't get the job as well and how long does it normally...

egc2531 in Rock Hill, South Carolina

Best Buy Job submission status

My job submission status for Best Buy has job closed and an HR status of sourced-hired. I have not received any emails or calls, went to store and HR...

ALTA in Leesburg, Virginia

Best Buy is The Worst Company To Work For !!!

If you are working for Best Buy or considering in the future, I strongly recommend you think twice. Best Buy is looking for slaves not employees....


Updated 32 months ago

Who to contact?? - 1 Reply

So I applied online to Best Buy for a Sales Consultant position in Computing and DI. The following day I got a call and scheduled an interview for...


Calling Best Buy for Job Status

I sat in with a supervising manager at Best Buy. The interview was short and sweet. He said a GM would call to schedule a meeting in the next three...

Jacob R


So I applied to a local Best Buy for the Geek Squad position. I had my phone interview, then my second interview with the geek squad and assistant...

Amber Jessup in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 38 months ago

Email from a HR rep about a job at Best Buy - 1 Reply

I applied for some jobs online through Indeed and the next day I get an email saying I was a good person for the job and someone would email me about...

Frustrated in Santa Barbara, California

Updated 39 months ago

Best Buy Made a Big Mistake - 3 Replies

So I get called by best buy because I passed the online interview, so I have an interview with one of the leads and pass, so then I have one with a...

Frustrated in Santa Barbara, California

Best Buy hire/Waiting, still waiting. ...

I had my 2nd interview with GM Oct. 28. Told I was hired. Told them I would give my 2 week notice at job. We discussed start date and 3 day...

ElleBean in New York

Buying uniform gear from the HR Site

My manager ordered jackets for everyone in the dept. and said he would order me one too which means I wouldn't have to pay for it...but no one that...

ThePursuitOfKnowledgeIsLife in Clifton, Virginia

Online job submission- help!

I am 16 and have applied to several entry level positions at the local best buy, all online. However, when applying as a Geek Squad Consultation...

ctell310 in Torrance, California

Updated 40 months ago

How long to start working at Best Buy after being hired? - 1 Reply

Was hired as a Seasonal Sales Associate on Tuesday of this week and took my drug test on Thursday. How long after a drug test does it typically take...

ctell310 in Torrance, California

Updated 40 months ago

How long does it take to best buy to call u? - 1 Reply

Ok I applied last Monday went in the store on Wednesday and talked to a GM gave him my name etc... It's been a few days nothing application is still...

ctell310 in Torrance, California

Updated 40 months ago

Best buy employment history check - 1 Reply

I recently applied to best buy and was offered a job pending background check. However, i am nervous about the employment history check because i...

amyc in Fort Worth, Texas

on-boarding and electronic offer taking FOREVER

Daughter had interview on 10/21/15, its not 10/26/15. Was told an electronic offer would come thru. It hasn't. Was told it could take a week. That...

siturner44 in San Francisco, California

What skills do Best Buy look for when hiring a sales associate?

Does anyone know how Best Buy goes about hiring sales associates to work in their stores stores? How many applications do they usually get per...

brevin martin in Dolton, Illinois

Updated 42 months ago

applying at 17 - 5 Replies

I Applied yesterday and the hr status is blank.. What does that mean?.. Had to apply 2 times because the first time .. the hr status said "no longer...

CHaze in Lemont, Illinois

Does best buy hire people with misdemeanor that's not theft related

Got offer a job and worried about the background check

Melo12 in toronto, Ontario

interview at best buy?

I had a phone interview at best buy and they called me in for an in person interview. There's 2 interviews after the phone interview and they're both...

jj in Antioch, Tennessee

Updated 46 months ago

Can you negotiate your salary during the GM interview? - 5 Replies

i have no idea if i can or if i should if they offer me something low, what do you guys think

James Cann in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

New Hire

Hi all. I was recently hired by Best Buy and will be starting soon in the mobile phones. How is the company from the employee side? How quickly could...

ganesh in Singapore, Singapore

Updated 52 months ago

If they dont schedule me for a second interview right away...does that mean I did bad in the fist one? - 4 Replies

I had my first interview at Best Buy today and I am pretty sure I did good. I think I only messed up on two things. One question that the interviewer...

jhood in Seattle, Washington

best buy warehouse in kent washington

Warning please dont apply to this place it is hell, i just quit yesterday. they dont train you and are ready to fire you and write you up in a...

Eddy in Palm Bay, Florida

Updated 53 months ago

Recently applied to Best Buy and had second interview (GM), but haven't heard back yet? - 3 Replies

Hello, everyone. Hopefully you all are doing well. I applied to I believe two or three Best Buys and recently had two interviews at one (the most...

Cory in Fulton, Kentucky

Applied twice haven't heard anything

Ok I applied 2 positions. It's been 2 or 3 weeks since I've heard something. What do I need to do? Should I call the store? 1 position has been taken...

Nathan in Lewiston, Maine

Updated 55 months ago

Application Status "Under Review" - 2 Replies

I applied for a position online 5 days ago, and my application status says "Under Review", and the job posting was removed 2 days after I submitted...

jbogga none in Detroit, Michigan


Im pretty much asking about the benefits as a whole. Vacation, discount, health, dental, tuition reimbursement?? I'm hoping I get a job with best...

vgall93 in Sewell, New Jersey

Updated 57 months ago

Interview with Best Buy GM? - 1 Reply

I had an interview last Tuesday with a best buy employee and the interview went great,, I've worked in radio shack and at a hospital and they seem...

Donald Cao in Houston, Texas

Updated 57 months ago

Questioning Bestbuy hiring process - 2 Replies

So I finished my 1st interview with bestbuy on the 4th,and my 2nd one with the gm on the 5th. THe first went terrific, and the second one was just...

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