Papa John's
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Interviews at Papa John's

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Papa John's.
Interview experience
Based on 354 interviews
Interview difficulty
Based on 353 interviews
Interview process length
Based on 338 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Papa John's

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 4.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 2.

Interview process length
About a day or two
About a week
About two weeks
More than one month
About a month
Most reported steps
On-site interview
They have no interview
Phone call/screening
Background check
Least reported steps
Problem solving exercises
Drug test

What candidates say about the interview process at Papa John's

  • Easy, relaxing and not formal.
    Shared on 21 September 2019 - Delivery Driver - Yate
  • Good and professional, the manager was polite.
    Shared on 1 December 2018 - Sales Assistant (Part-time) - Luton, Bedfordshire
  • Terrible. All they ask is when can you work then when can you start.
    Shared on 8 August 2018 - Driver - Great Yarmouth

Interview questions at Papa John's

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • My experience what I would I do in certain situations
    Shared on 24 September 2018 - Team Member - Part Time - Milton Keynes
  • There's not necessarily an interview. It's called a shadow. they show you where everything is set up and how to top the pizzas and in the second shadow they teach you how to stretch the pizza bases. A…
    Shared on 18 May 2018 - Team Member - Glasgow
  • What makes you so different to anybody else?
    Shared on 28 February 2018 - Kitchen Assistant - Hopton

Interview tips at Papa John's

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code41%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)39%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)11%
  • Formal (business suit)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Papa John's

  • While being interviewed you need to show that you are willing to start whenever the boss would like it & listen to them rant about whatever they wish to rant about. They also like to make it seem as i…
    Shared on 29 April 2021 - Team Member - Ilkeston, Derbyshire

The first interview at Papa John's

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed27%
  • Walk-In27%
  • Other14%
  • I called them11%
  • Other online job site10%

How candidates received their first interview at Papa John's

  • Just handed my CV in at the front desk then they said to come in for an interview.
    Shared on 11 September 2019 - Crew Member - Rochdale
  • I rang up the shop, told them I have experience in a pizza shop and they got me in for a trial shift 1 hour later.
    Shared on 4 July 2019 - Instore Team Member - Carlisle
  • Jobs advertised on their shop front poster and lived local to them
    Shared on 1 January 2019 - Driver delivery - London