Aramark
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Interviews at Aramark

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Aramark.
Interview experience
Based on 205 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 203 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 189 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Aramark

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
46%
About a week
30%
About two weeks
11%
More than one month
7%
About a month
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
73%
Background check
18%
Phone call/screening
16%
Other
13%
Group interview
9%
Least reported steps
Problem solving exercises
4%
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Aramark

  • Thorough from advertisement to offer. Training is very in depth.
    Shared on 7 June 2019 - General Manager - HMP Park General catering manager

Interview questions at Aramark

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Are you a hard worker with good time keeping
    Shared on 16 January 2020 - Hall Porter - Rosyth, Fife
  • Just about my previous experience and what I was looking for
    Shared on 5 June 2019 - General Assistant - Birmingham, West Midlands
  • The normal
    Shared on 28 March 2019 - Carting assistant - Bristol

Interview tips at Aramark

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)42%
  • Formal (business suit)24%
  • They didn’t have a dress code20%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Aramark

  • Just be yourself and answer in sentences
    Shared on 28 October 2020 - Supervisor/area manager in charge - South of m4
  • Don’t go to the interview
    Shared on 16 May 2020 - Catering Assistant - Part Time - York, North Yorkshire
  • Have everything ready and make sure you don't let them bully you
    Shared on 28 February 2020 - Customer Assistant - Abbey Wood, Bristol

The first interview at Aramark

How candidates got an interview
  • Other26%
  • Through Indeed18%
  • I called them18%
  • Employee referral15%
  • Other online job site10%

How candidates received their first interview at Aramark

  • Through CIEE and the Work And Travel programme.
    Shared on 11 June 2020 - Cook/Kitchen Assistant - London, Greater London
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