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Interviews at Amazon.com

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Amazon.com.
Interview experience
Based on 4,345 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 4,309 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 4,125 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Amazon.com

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

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
36%
About a week
32%
About two weeks
16%
About a month
8%
More than one month
7%
Most reported steps
Drug test
55%
Background check
39%
Written test
39%
On-site interview
38%
Phone call/screening
32%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
7%
Other
6%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Amazon.com

  • Very, very long, very unnecessary process so lengthy. I likened it to buying a house. Spanned over three months. Had to take two assessment tests on line. Maths, accounts, profit and loss type.I was…
    Shared on 18 March 2020
  • No individual 1-1 interview, everything done in group sessions and you feel under appreciated from day 0! Job looks good in writing/adverts/pictures, but underneath that it’s modern slavery😡
    Shared on 2 October 2019 - Packer/Picker - Ridgmont
  • Nice conversation with positive people.
    Shared on 25 July 2019 - Associate - Tilbury

Interview questions at Amazon.com

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why do you want to work at amazon
    Shared on 23 January 2020 - Outbound associate picker - Dunfermline, Fife
  • Can i work in a fast-paced environment
    Shared on 8 January 2020 - Inbound stower - Gourock, Inverclyde
  • No interview just fill out the forms, show the necessary paperwork, do the drug test and your in. English speaker or minimal English speaking, they don't care, as the job is so simple, boring, and rep…
    Shared on 3 December 2019

Interview tips at Amazon.com

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code42%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)34%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)14%
  • Formal (business suit)7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Amazon.com

  • Check your address history before u go
    Shared on 13 January 2020 - General Warehouse Operative - Sheffield
  • Don't apply full stop
    Shared on 20 May 2019 - Comines Way SO30 4DA, Delivery Driver - Southampton, Hampshire
  • Don't do it.
    Shared on 9 May 2019 - Picker/Packer - Whiteley, Hampshire

The first interview at Amazon.com

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed37%
  • Other17%
  • Other online job site16%
  • Recruiter contacted me13%
  • I called them8%

How candidates received their first interview at Amazon.com

  • I enjoyed my interview and I enjoyed working on site and meeting new people of all different cultures .
    Shared on 1 November 2019 - Packer - Dunfermline
  • Phone interview
    Shared on 30 March 2019 - Brand Specialist - London, Greater London
  • Employee referal
    Shared on 10 March 2019 - Delivery Station Manager - Peterborough