Pick n Pay
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Interviews at Pick n Pay

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Pick n Pay.
Interview experience
Based on 998 interviews
Interview difficulty
Based on 985 interviews
Interview process length
Based on 988 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Pick n Pay

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

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

What candidates say about the interview process at Pick n Pay

  • To see if you are a suitable for the job
    Shared on 19 November 2019
  • Right the test and face to face interview
    Shared on 16 October 2019 - reach truck driver - LONGMEDOW
  • Writing a test
    Shared on 3 October 2019

Interview questions at Pick n Pay

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Experience
    Shared on 20 November 2019
  • What is team player , and customer service .Excellent customer service, and the duty of the cashier..
    Shared on 5 September 2019 - Cashier/Frontline Supervisor - South Africa
  • Are you a fast learner or a slow learner
    Shared on 6 March 2019 - Cashier/Sales Assistant - South Africa Capetown

Interview tips at Pick n Pay

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)43%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)22%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)16%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Pick n Pay

  • They must me relaxed and focused
    Shared on 13 February 2020 - cashier - Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • The tips that I would give someone is number 1 be open minded to the questions don't be afraid to answer , speak clear and with confidence so that they can see that you will be able to work with custo…
    Shared on 22 August 2019 - Cashier - Pretoria, Gauteng

The first interview at Pick n Pay

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In25%
  • Paper application21%
  • Recruiter contacted me18%
  • Other14%
  • Employee referral9%

How candidates received their first interview at Pick n Pay

  • Phone call same day I started working
    Shared on 10 April 2021 - picker/packer - Cape Town, Western Cape
  • I applied first,I wrote test and then went for interview
    Shared on 9 May 2019 - Bakery Assistant - The Crescent, SC
  • Saw an add on the internet
    Shared on 1 April 2019 - Assistant Store Manager - Kempton Park, Gauteng