Spar
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Interviews at Spar

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Spar.

Interview experience

Based on 335 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 329 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 296 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Spar

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
70%
About a week
24%
More than one month
3%
About two weeks
2%
About a month
1%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
68%
Phone call/screening
12%
They have no interview
10%
Other
10%
Background check
3%
Least reported steps
Problem solving exercises
1%
Group interview
1%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Spar

  • Very casual - just general experience, about the job & hours you're available
    Shared on 2 August 2021
  • Normal as other companys
    Shared on 24 September 2019 - Deli assistant - Dublin
  • Calming. Ask about experience. hours which will work for you.
    Shared on 4 April 2019 - Sales Assistant - Applewood
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Interview questions at Spar

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • About previous work experience, hours your're available. overall just a very casual chat - nothing to be worried about
    Shared on 2 August 2021
  • First of all they checked my english , if i am available for others shifts ,asked my work experience
    Shared on 10 October 2017 - Cashier/Customer Service - Dublin
  • You have any experience
    Shared on 24 May 2017 - Sales Assistant - Dublin

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Interview tips at Spar

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)32%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)32%
  • They didn’t have a dress code28%
  • Formal (business suit)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Spar

  • Sit down you will only be asked when you can start and what hours you can do
    Shared on 14 August 2022 - Till Assistant - Hartstown, County Dublin
  • Be smart and friendly. Smile and know how to talk to customers
    Shared on 30 December 2020 - Deli Assistant - Killarney, County Kerry

The first interview at Spar

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed23%
  • Other23%
  • Walk-In17%
  • Employee referral16%
  • Recruiter contacted me9%

How candidates received their first interview at Spar

  • Through spar career website
    Shared on 2 August 2021
  • Applied on Facebook.
    Shared on 21 December 2020 - Sales Assistant - Dublin
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