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The Home Depot General Warehouse Associate Interview Questions

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General Warehouse Associate Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baytown, TX (US)
No Offer
Neutral Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Baytown, TX (US)) in October 2016.

Interview

I applied online, was sent an email that I will be receiving a call or I can call myself, once calling I was asked a few questions and was scheduled for a face to face interview. Now I will wait, to see what will happen...

Interview Questions

  • Tell me about a situation where an employee was late and how it affected you and how you dealt with it.   Answer Question

Other Interview Reviews for The Home Depot

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    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Wheaton, IL (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ weeks. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Wheaton, IL (US)) in April 2015.

    Interview

    restock moving stuff.
    Warehouse Supervisor, 2nd Shift

    The shipping supervisor will manage the shipping office and employees. Must be highly organized and a team player able to handle multiple priorities and projects.

    Responsibilities:

    Schedule select inbound and outbound shipments.
    Audit and approve carrier freight bills.
    Ensure each step of the logistics process is functioning effectively to avoid costly delays.
    Secure rate quotations from carrier.
    Coordinate customer and vendor return goods.
    Act as the main transportation contact on select customer shipments.
    Load planning. Create loads utilizing our route optimization application.
    Assign carriers, and tender shipments across multiple modes.
    Monitor shipments to ensure on-time pickup and delivery to meet customer requirements.
    Actively participate in weekly/monthly team meetings.
    Manage exception shipments such as re-consignments & critical shipments to ensure all relevant parties are provided status information.
    Communicate and liaison with carriers.
    Perform analysis on freight and other Logistics data and summarize.

    Interview Questions

    • Education, Experience, Qualities and Skills Required:

      3+ years of experience in the Transportation and Logistics industry.
      A focused eye for details and an ability to prioritize as needed.
      Self-directed, dependable and results oriented
      Proficient in MS Office Suite (Excel/Outlook)
      Strong analytical skills - ability to analyze and interpret sales and logistics data.
      Above average written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively interface with all levels of internal and external personnel.
      Knowledge of Great Plains ERP or similar application is a plus.
      Experience using metrics to perform analyses
      Must be customer oriented
      Ability to work independently.
      Must have a sense of urge   Answer Question

  2. Helpful (4)  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot in July 2016.

    Interview

    Interview was basic. It was like a mass hiring process. Asked you trypical question about scenarios and past work experience. Had to meet with two people individaully then in a group setting. After this occured you were taken back to perfromed a mouth swab drug test and given job offer.

    Interview Questions

  3. Helpful (7)  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Van Buren, OH (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Van Buren, OH (US)) in May 2017.

    Interview

    Very nice, they take you on a tour of the warehouse and explain everything to you in detail. They also made sure to answer all of my questions throughly. Never had such a smooth and friendly/enjoyable interview experience before in my life

    Interview Questions

    • Being that you were to be working in a warehouse and it can be cold in there if is cold outside or hot if it's hot outside what would you wear to permit with the weather?   1 Answer
    • How would you promote safety on the job?   1 Answer

  4. Helpful (6)  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in West Columbia, SC (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at The Home Depot (West Columbia, SC (US)) in July 2017.

    Interview

    This is a 2 step interview process than have to drug test and submit to a back ground check. It can take up to a week to get things back.

    Interview Questions

    • What are your learning abilities and how fast can you get things?   1 Answer

  5. Helpful (27)  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview

    The hiring and interview process is very thorough. Most management and supervisors maintain a high level of professionalism. Even if you don't get the job it's excellent interview experience.

    Interview Questions

    • Consider a time you had a conflict at a previous job, how did you resolve it?   1 Answer

  6.  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Tracy, CA (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Tracy, CA (US)) in August 2017.

    Interview

    Potential new hires are sat down in group interviews. Afterwards you will have to wait in the lounge to be called again. If you are gathered into a second group interview, then the company wants to offer you employment.

    Interview Questions

    • Pretty general questions: What do you know about the company? Where do you see yourself in five years?   1 Answer

  7.  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at The Home Depot.

    Interview

    Tour around building, information about their culture how they work. Questions mostly pertain to handling situations in the workplace. If they are interested you go on to a drug test and wait for a call back about when to start.

    Interview Questions

  8.  

    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    It is a 2 step process. You will be interviewed by one of the coaches and the general manager. The questions are all the same as if you were being interviewed by another company. Just relax and be yourself. The key words they may look for is “Growth”.

    Interview Questions


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    General Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Lake Park, GA (US)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a week. I interviewed at The Home Depot (Lake Park, GA (US)) in August 2018.

    Interview

    Had three separate interviews. Each interview was a series of different questions to describe what would make you a qualified candidate. If you successfully complete one interview you were invited to complete another interview with a manager

    Interview Questions

    • What kind of experience do you have that is related to this position?   1 Answer

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