If you are thinking of applying for a job at Walmart, you can find some useful general interview questions which have been asked for various job positions at Wal-Mart. You can also search for specific questions like psychometric, HR, technical questions which will give you an idea about how the interviews are like.
Wal-Mart hires in various fields such as inventory management, logistics, cashier sales associate / representative, engineering, programming, stocking, customer service, shipping, receiving, designer, pharmacy technicians, managers, hospitality and other fields.
The questions asked here are all the same as in other job interviews. But There are more Situational Questions like What did you do when “…….. “?
And how will you act when … ?
The First impression counts a lot. Be polite to every person when go to the job interview. You might be watched while waiting for your call, so be careful and have a smile on your face. Your cell phone should not ring at the wrong time.
More at Walmart:
Can you recall the last time you made a team effort and what did you do?
Have you helped a co-worker achieve a goal? How?
What are your strengths and weaknesses?
Are you better suited for this job compared to other applicants?
Why should we hire you?
Sometimes, you will find the questions to be funny.
Common Wal-Mart Interview Questions:
What is your desired salary?
About the previous employer
Should we call your previous employer to enquire about you?
Name any of your achievements.
Why did you leave your previous job?
What are your preferred work hours?
Have you ever received any recognition for your work?
Where do you see yourself five years from now?
What did you like about your previous job?
What did you dislike about your previous job?
Anything you regret from your past job?
How do you think you are suitable for this job position?
Note: If you have any gaps in employment history, you should be prepared to explain about them.
When has there been a time you did not like a rule, did you follow it, and why are rules important?
Important questions are like, how do you deal with a hostile employee, how do you handle problems with a co-worker, what if you didn’t like what your boss said, certain situational questions, a rule which you didn’t like but had to agree with it, etc.
Name a situation when you had to meet a deadline? How did you manage it?
An instance when you had to take a shortcut, the reason for it & why did you decide to take a shortcut, etc.
Many of these Wal-Mart job interview questions are common for US other retail companies like Costco, Home Depot, Wal-Mart Stores, The Kroger, Albertson’s, Kmart Corporation, Target Corporation, Safeway Inc, IGA lnc and Debenhams UK, Orvis in the UK,