Top 25 Aldi Interview Questions and Answers

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1. What do you like most about Aldi?
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I like that it is really well known through out the world and I am glad that it is opening where I am from. It will definitely make a huge impact due to all of the healthy varieties.
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I Like the layout of the shop simple no huge displays everything sells itself, the shopping prices are affordable and great variety, fresh and excellent qualtiy fruit and veg. Meat counter is varied.
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The quickness in shopping, nothing gets shifted around in the store.
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Aldi is a really well known store who are reknowed for their products it is a very easy store to shop in with everything being visable and easily to find.
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The work life balance and also the professionalism / career opportunities that's on offer to the right candidate.
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The quality of the food and simple design layout of the store.
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2. What is your favorite item to purchase at Aldi because of its low price compared to competitors?
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Food in general, It taste nice and is usually half the price compared to other stores.
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Museli bars.
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Cleaning products.
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The fruit and vegetables. they're more fresh and almost completely all australian.
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Any of the products Aldi sell as all the products I have purchased in the past form Aldi have been of the highest quality and are always reasonably priced.
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I buy a lot of coffee from aldi, and also the fruit and veg are cheap...oh and eggs.
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My favourite item is the pot noodles because its good value for what you get for it.
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I have never shopped at Aldi.
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Groceries because its value for money.
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I love pecan nuts and they are at a great price at just over 1.50. In other grocery stores they can be anything from 2.50 to 5.00!
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The fruit and veg is extremely low compared to competitors.
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Washing powder and liquid, its the equivalent or better then other leading brands. We dont buy it that often because it lasts us a fairly long time. My clothes and plates come up sparkling.
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Bread, the chicken boxes and milk and also the food for my little boy.
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3. Would you say you are a sociable person?
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Yes I am very sociable. That is why I believe I would be a good fit for Aldis.
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Yes, I enjoy meeting new people and being friendly.
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Yes I am a sociable person I enjoy meeting new people and I believe I would fit in very well at Aldi.
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Very sociable, I enjoy spending time with customers and co-workers being as helpful as I can.
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I am a very sociable person, I enjoy working with the public.
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Yes definitely, you have to be when your serving customers at my job, ask them how they are, the item they have is nice. And you have to sociable with your collegues or work wont be a plce you want to be at.
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4. Tell me about a time when you did not have enough time to complete all assigned tasks. How did you prioritize?
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I always make lists of everything that I have to do. I am a very organized person and I like to get everything done even if I have to stay up really late.
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At the end of school had alot of testing and assignments due, to priortize them just dedicated certain days to certain tasks like monday i would study my maths and english tuesday, work on this.. etc..
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I also make sure i have enough time to do every task givin by preparing before hand.
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I once had a delivery that was x3 what we were expecting to turn up. We had to prioritize our jobs so that we could still have maximise sales whilst getting our task complete.Our priority is always customer serivce and the customers needs. Our team would be split, staff on shopfloor attending customer- manning fitting rooms communication is key when time is not on your side.
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I have never left a task uncompleted and will thrive to keep it that way.
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I am quite good at organizing my time and would always try to complete tasks with time limits first then prioritise other tasks in accordance.
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When clients where moving in to there property I made sure the essential details were finished and explaind I would be back early next morning to finish off I was very apoligetive.
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I always make sure I complete my assignment before my shift ends.
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I always make a list and work my way through efficiently completing the tasks as I go through.
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Action plan as to what needed to be done first and stuck to it.
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When I was oveloaded, I generally work well under stress and it spurs me on, I knew that because of the lateness of my the guy in the film , I would be completely stuck for time, and not be able to finish, I had to sacrifice my perfection to complete it all. However I do generally work well with multi tasking.
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I stayed past closing time at work, and if that was not feasible, I would just get the most important things done first!
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Last christmas when we had a lot of palettes of christmas food and sweets, had to keep the area tidy and serve customers you do thr most importants. Which was the customers, you serve them first and try not to keep them waiting. When I was able to get the till I went to place stock out as there was no point cleaning untill all the stock was out then I would sweep upand spot clean and wipe down tills.
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We had a massive order from a customer and a tight deadline so I can to pull all the team in to help complete the order.
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5. What do you believe makes Aldi a success and how will you continue to improve that aspect at the stores?
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Excellent customer service and will focus on customer needs.
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Because there products are good quality and affordable, and I can give good customer service.
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I believe Aldi is a success through hard working staff, great quality products and excellent customer service.
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Great service. Great prices. Great people. I will work to uphold all Aldi values and policies.
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You run on efficiency being able to give customers low prices, you dont need to over staff when you pay your employees a very high wage to keep up this efficiency. I am very fast, and efficient.
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Their great prices and friendly and knowledgable staff.
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Their excellent customer service and low prices, I will give brilliant customer service and help to all the customers.
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6. Why would you like to work at Aldi?
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It seems like a very good place to work and would like the oppurtunity to try this for myself.
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Seems like a good work environment, I like how there would always be something to do, and you offer great benefits and employment opportunitirs.
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I hrard it was a great company yo work for, flexible with your availabulity, grwat opportunities and benefits, good pay.
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I know that I can provide outstanding customer service with outgoing and people friendly attitude
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I would love to work at aldi because I would like a better life for myself and I know at aldi il be able to do that. Im a great team player and hard worker and I no at aldi you have to be a hard worker.
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Seems like a good place to work and I would like a chance at this opportunity.
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Good work opportunity and benefits and room for advancement.
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I would like to work for Aldi because I think the work would really suit me. I thrive in a fast paced working environment. I work well in team situations and I enjoy working under my own initiative also.
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Great discount retailer with good carrier development and rewards.
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It seems like a very good place to work and I would like the opportunity to try this for myself.
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Expanding company with job security.
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I know I am the best candidate for the job I have cashier experience excellent customer service.
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Because I love Aldy products and they are cheaper than any other store.
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I would to work for aldi as I believe I am ideal candidate to work for the company as I believethe stores philosophy relates to my work ethic of hard work, producitivity and efficiency being paramount to a stores success.
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I feel as thou I would be challenged every day I like meeting new people and helping them out customer service is my number one priority.
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I like to work with aldi because is a great company ,i can share my skill and gain my career.
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I like a challenge and have a hard working ethic.
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I have two years of experience working in a retail envieonment and I have very good experience dealing with customers as they a priority to the company, I am also a fast learner, reliable, pumctual and hard working,i believe my experience will be of great value to aldi.
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It is a respected, stable, and growing company.
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I would to work for Aldi as I would like to progress further with my career and I think Aldi is the best place to happen.
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Looking to transfer my existing management skills into the supermarket sector, and ALDI seem to offer plenty of opportunity with strong expansion plans, unrivalled sales growth and all the top awards to prove it.
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Fast pace working environment so will always be busy time will go quick.
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I believe that its a very lucrative company to work for, whatever you put in, is what you get out. You appreciate your employees enough to understand that they do hard work and in turn you award them with generous benefits.
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I think that Aldi offers me stable employment in a stable industry and will allow me to use the skills I have attained during my mba program.
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To become part of a large company working with people.
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I like that its a fast paced atmosphere with something to do constantly.
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Because their is great room for growth and it is the number one retailer.
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I would like to work ar Aldi because of the natural work progression, the fact that you can be a stock assistant then in a few year become higher up is appealing. You stick with a company you like working for and stay there for many years.
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I love how their becoming the most popular retail store around and I would like to become a part of that success.
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7. What is your favorite food at Aldi?
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The Museli Bars or potato salad! So nice!
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Ice cream.
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Dog biscuits.
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Scottish Salmon and Frankfurters.
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Fruit mostly i like aldi water.
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Frozen Jam Donuts.
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Fruit and veg are really good and I enjoy the Luxury truffles at Christmas.
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My favorite food at Aldi is the peach nonfat peach yogurt from healthy and fit line.
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The fresh fruits and peppers.
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I like the Simply Nature line of products.
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My favourite food would be your pizzas, your pork products and your bbq coated nuts!
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The fruit and/or vegetables! I also had an amazing steak!
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Wedgesband sour chive cream dip. Also lamb and the everyday essential chicken breast.
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Deffinately the four cheese pizzas me and my family have a pizza night every Saturday and we all take a trip to Aldis to pick our pizza up.
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8. Have you noticed our employees give excellent customer service, will you be able to do the same?
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I definitely believe I would able to...one of my favorite parts of my last job were axtually the customers.
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I have always worked with people and believe I have the ability to give excellent customer service.
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I have. Every week my mother and I shop at Aldi and there has never been an occasion where your employes have failed to provide excellent customer service. They are always available to answer any queries or questions. If I should be successful I feel I would be more than capable of meeting your high standards of customer service. I have vast experience in dealing with the public and have been complemented on several occasions for my excellent communication skills and helpful nature.
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I'm very impressed with Aldi employees and the store managers as I once had a complaint of some very though meat and I have to say that the way my situation was handled was very very impressive indeed. I would continue this type of customer service as it means that the customer will more than likely eventually spend more money within the store.
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Of course, I always do my best to keep customers happy.
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Yes, and I have won awards in previous emplolyement for excellent customer service.
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I have noticed that, they never serve you without a smile and a greeting, and its become my seond nature from my job to do the same, customers expect no less and neither should they.
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9. Name your three best qualities?
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Assertive, loyal and kind.
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Hardworking honest and very patient.
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Confident , caring , leader.
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Hard working friendly and quick learner.
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Im a team player. Im a peoples person I really enjoy meeting and working with new people and a bit of a perfectionist I like to have everyting done right.
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Highly motivated, loyal, friendly.
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Quick and efficient worker, good communicator and flexible.
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Reliable hard working self motivated.
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Honest reliable approachable.
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Hard working. Adaptability. Persistence.
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10. Tell me about a time when you went above and beyond for customer service.
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I always go above and beyond. If your employees display poor customer service it reflects badly on the business as a whole, not just that one person.
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I am always going above and beyond for customer service the needs of the customer should always be granted.
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When I was working at wal mart there was a disabled man, who couldnt get help from anyone, so i asked what he needed assistance with and he had a list of things that he needed and i shopped through the store and helped find all of the items without making the customer feel like he was a burden and i helped to check his items and helped him to his vehicle.
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Iam always going above and beyond because customers always come first.
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A customer needed invoice from 3 years ago, I went to the basement and pulled each file invoice and made copies and emailed , mailed, and faxed each invoices.
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I would like to think I always go above and beyond when it comes to customer service I have always been very helpful and try to meet the needs of every customer.
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I would like to think that I always go the extra mile for customers. As a sales assistant I am representing the company, and by meeting customer expectations I make the company and myself proud.
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An elderly man needed help with the large amount of food he had ordered so I grabbed another coworker and helped him to his car with all his food.
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When a gentleman wanted to proposed to his girlfriend in the club I roped off a private booth and decorated it with balloons and flowers the gentleman was delighted and the answer was yes.
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The recent one was when the customer was needing further information regarding his package I went a head and searched the information he was required.
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I always go above and beyond for customer service, I put my all into maintain good public standard of care.
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I have delivered product to customers that have had problems with orders. I have paid out of pocket for a customer lunch when she realized she had left her wallet at work.
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Helped a woman with 6 crying kids and bags and told her to find a seat and I would take her order.
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I ordered a product we did not normally carry for a customer, and after steady communication, would continue to order that product and keep it in stock.
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Always do whatever it takes to make customer happy staying late or making fresh food.
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A disabled customer entered the store and needed assistance with her shopping so I found one of my team members to finish my order and I went around the store with the customer helping them complete their shoppimg.
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11. How would you deal with an angry customer while you were busy completing tasks?
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Customers should always be your main priority so I stop what I am doing or get someone else to take over from me and ask the customer what the problem is. I would be polite and ask what the problem is, When aware of the problem I would try to fix it, offer an alternative and sincerely apologise. A customer should never leave unhappy so I would always try to help them.
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First i would ask them what was up and try and calm down the situation then try and help with the enquiry.
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I would try and calm the customer down from being angry and try the customer with his or hers promble in the best way i can.
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Fine im used of it as most of my jobs have involved customer service.
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I would find a free member of staff that is able to help them with their problem.
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I would stop completeing my task for a moment and listen to the customers' problem.
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I would try to defuse the situation or call a manager.
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I will stop what I am doing and make sure and tend to customer needs.
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I would always listen to the customers issue and take my time to sort out the problem.
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I would find out what the guest was upset about and fix the problem.
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I would listen to their complaints and try to rectify it immediately, if I could not I would refer them to a manager.
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Try to find out the problem and then make a solution.
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I would stop what I was doing and listen to what they have to say, then I would deal with the customer in a calm way trying to calm the situation down as soon as possible.
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12. Why should we not hire you?
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You should not hire me if you want to lose out on an honest hard working self motivated member of staff.
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I am a friendly person and I love to have a chat with customers.
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Because I am well organised,give 110% can lead from the front, I have great attention to detail, and I have great people skills.
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If you don't want a successful business.
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I cannot see a reason why.
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External hires may not integrate well in a management position.
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If you do not value hard work an dedication, then you should not hire me.
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You have no reason to not hire me, I believe my qualities and characterisitcs would be an asset to the company.
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Because I am an excellent worker and am very dependable. I would be a great asset to the aldi team.
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You should hire me as I have years of retail and customer service and experience and good experience in a supermarket environment.
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13. What is your philosophy on eating well?
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You made out of what you eat.
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You are what you eat.
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You should always eat well so you can live longer and be more healthy.
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Strick diet.
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I eat healthy, but do have my fatty foods once in awhile.
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I love food, and everything in moderation. My favourite food is fish.
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Eat healthy, but dont deny your tastebuds something you really want.
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You shouldnt hire me if you do not want a conscience hardworking, sociable team member working at aldi.
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14. Have you ever called off from work before?
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I only ever call in sick for work, when i feel i am unable to achieve my best. and because i am currently working with food, it would be not appropriate to work when unwell.
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Yes when my daughter was born.
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Yes I hurt my neck once before and had to take a few days off and hurt my leg in work and had to take one day off.
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+ / -
-33.3%
4.
I had to lead a dance group of young kids. These kids were knew to dancing so I was up for big challenge. However, from this experience I gained organisational skills and time management skills, I also learned on how to manage people.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
5.
I will try to find the reason of problem and try to solve it and if i am unable to do this i will inform to the manager.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
6.
I have 6 months experience working in retail.during this i have gained many new skills and also improve my previous skills.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
7.
Yes, I have many years customer service experience and I love helping other people and fulfilling my job to its full potential.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
8.
I would handle the situation myself calmly and understandingly. If the problem escalated into a much bigger problem I would inform management.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
9.
An enthusiastic, polite, friendly, hardworking individual, that works well as part of a team and on my own initiative with a good sense of humour.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
10.
I have a number of years experience in customer service and as well as priding myself in my work and helping others I also understand that it is imperative to always go that extra mile for customers and that customers are always put first. I always have a polite, friendly enthusiastic approach to customers.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
11.
Had a customer witha security tagg left on their garment, I not only removed the tag but I apologised for their wasted time and went and asked the manager if there was anything else we could do for the customer, the customer received a free voucher fr next time they came to shop in the store.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
12.
I think it's my inexperience and my fear of that inexperience. I'm not sure of what to expect out of my career, and I'm desperate to find something to grab onto.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
13.
Your efficiency business model.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
14.
They're still the same high quality but just at an affordable, low price.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
15.
I like to think I can handle customer complaints well, I think I am very approachable and a great listener which helps to deal with complaints calmly.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
16.
I am rarely late, however if there was a chance I could be late I would email the subject tutor as soon as possible and apologise when I arrive and get straight to what I was meant to be doing without causing an interruption to others.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
17.
If I was in the middle of completing tasks I would make sure it was safe to stop, if it was I would approach the customer in a calm and polite manner and try to solve the situation as quickly as possible, If I could not help then I would ask the customer if they would like to speak to the manager and would allow him/her to deal with it appropriately.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
18.
I love working in a team environment particularly in a new place it means I can seek reassurance and help if I need it, it also means that someone else's weaknesses can be your strengths so jobs can be completed faster.However working alone does offer a sense of responsibility and shows that people are confident you can get a job done without assistance.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
19.
I have never been in the position of being a leader, during our time as a team everyone had an equal amount of balance in authority however, it was up to the section manager to make sure everyone was completing their jobs efficiently and to a high standard.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
20.
That it is a large retailer which specialises in offering lower prices for similar brands while giving the same quality and customer satisfaction for something that would usually cost more.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
21.
That Aldi respects the staff and helps them to progress further up the career ladder.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
22.
I have never need to call in sick however, if I needed to I would give plenty notice before my shift so the managers can find the appropriate cover.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
23.
I really enjoy customer interaction and being out on the shop floor, I like to feel like a valued member of a team and enjoy helping others whenever possible.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
24.
At Christmas in my previous job we had to get things done quicker than usual which meant that even though things were done faster, they weren't always as high quality as they could have been.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
25.
I'm a positive, hard working person with great social skills. While working in a similar position previously I really enjoyed the customer interaction and think I'll be a good fit to your current team.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
26.
Only when absolutley necessary, ie hospital appointment.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
27.
Yes, however Only if there is an extreme emergency.
+33.3%
20%
+ / -
-16.7%
28.
Yes, for sickness and once for court.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
29.
Only if it cannot be helped e.g. Hospital appointments.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
30.
Yes, I got food poisoning so I couldnt work with food for a few days until it passed.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
31.
Never for an illness for myself only for an illness my child had.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
15. What would you do if a coworker asked you to help you steal?
+92%
-76%
Top Answer
Report it to a manger, and say no.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
Second Best
I would inform my manager immediatley.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
Straight out no.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
4.
Report immediately to a member of management if not area manager. Shoplifting is just not torrelated.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
5.
Report the to the management.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
6.
I would go to my supervisor or manager immediately.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
7.
Tell a supervisor.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
8.
Say no and tell manager.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
9.
Report to manager.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
10.
Terminate his contract on the spot.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
11.
Report to management.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
12.
Say no and report the incident to a manager privately.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
13.
I would tell them that it was very foolish and if they didnt listen I would have to inform the manager.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
14.
Report the co-worker to prevent any harm to the company.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
15.
I would refuse and keep an eye on that co worker and go to my manager straight away.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
16.
I would definitely NOT do it, and report them to the boss.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
16. Where do you see yourself in five years?
+92%
-76%
Top Answer
I see myself studying in a creative field, hopefully in special effects makeup.
+75%
67%
+ / -
-50%
Second Best
In a secure job bringing in good money settled down in a nice home with a small family.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
I see myself in a sucure job, hopefully with this company.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
4.
Sitting where you are now.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
5.
Store Manager In Aldi ( Newbridge).
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0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
Hopefully in a secure job ready to settle down.
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0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
I see myself being Married living in a house with my loving family. Thriving to be the best at what I Do.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
8.
Working at Aldi, with my own house and a family.
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0%
+ / -
-0%
9.
In 5 years time I would hope to have my own car, have my student loans paid off and leading a team of people.
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0%
+ / -
-0%
17. How would your references describe you?
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-76%
Top Answer
Down to earth, loyal, respectable.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
Second Best
Consistent, respectable, down to earth.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
Exact im hard working loyal, so willing to try new things learn, progress what on what i already no, strive to be that one bit better.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
4.
Down to earth, respectful and hard working.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
5.
As a very out going person who can work on my own and can work with a team.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
As a fast leaner and helps everybody achieve their requirements and great people person.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
They would describe me as a friendly, polite, helpful and great to be with.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
8.
Hard working, reliable, confident, productive.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
9.
A strong leader who is not afraid of hard work.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
10.
Hard working, efficient, completely committed and helpful.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
11.
Hardworking, easy to talk to, helpful and punctual.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
18. What are some of your weaknesses?
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-72%
Top Answer
I dont beleive i have any weakness i always put 110% into every thing i do.
+40%
25%
+ / -
-20%
Second Best
I always see room for improvement.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
3.
I have to finish what I started and have to have everything clean.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
4.
Getting disappointed when things are not done properly.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
5.
I struggle sometimes with communicating with equivilents who are deliberately not pulling there weight. Especially when it has an effect on the task I am doing.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
I put 110% into everything I do but always see room for improvement.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
I tend to be a perfectionist and expect the same from others.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
19. Tell me about a time when you had to be a leader. How was the outcome?
+88%
-72%
Top Answer
I was left in charge of running the floor at McDonalds while the manager counted some drawers. I had to make sure all the food was made correctly and handed out in timely fashion. I handled it well even when we got busy but knew when to ask for help before becoming overwhelmed.;
+100%
100%
+ / -
-50%
Second Best
While I was a customer service supervisor I always made sure I had no line to prevent that I would help cashiers bag.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
3.
When we were on this training there was 6 girls on each table so I was the leader to ask questions and we did very well.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
4.
I was assigned leader when my manager was banking the money, keeping everything running efficiently and dealing with any problems instantly.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
5.
I have always assumed a leadership role and am very comfortable doing it. I have no problems with delegation and getting people to follow my lead.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
I had to organise a film shoot as I was a director. I was very fair in handing out job duties, and kept on a good atmoshphere amongst our team and listened to everyones wants for the films which everyone appreciated and delt out tasks.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
When my boss was on vacation, I was in charge of picking up the money each day and depositing it in the bank. I believe I worked well with my co workers to switch out money for bigger bills, providing them with change, et cetera. Everything flowed smoothly.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
20. How would you handle an irate customer that has screamed at you for three minutes straight?
+85.7%
-74.3%
Top Answer
Listen into the problem, see if it can be resolved there and then if not call the duty manager.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
Second Best
Ive dealt with thousands of irate customers all that needs to be done is listen to then and always remember the customer is alway right and try solve the issue calmy.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
I would ask them to keep their voice down and would try resolve the issue with them calmy, if this was not possible i would call on the manager.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
4.
1. I listened carefully to what the customer had to say.2. I apologised and empathised with their situation.3. I confirmed my understanding of their concern.4. I took responsibility to resolve the issue.5. I offered a solution (plus alternatives if possible).6. I confirmed the customer was happy with this.7. I thanked the customer for raising the issue with me.8. I took immediate action to resolve the situation.9. I remained calm throughout the whole process.10. (If appropriate) the customer wrote in to my supervisor congratulating me on my efficiency.
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50%
+ / -
-33.3%
5.
Ask the person to please come down and help the best way I can.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
6.
Try and keep calm and sort out the situation, be polite, ask manager if the situation can't be solved.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
7.
Keep calm and try to solve the problem.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
8.
Ask if there is anything I can help with.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
9.
I will wait till there done and find out what the situation is.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
10.
Listen to the customer and try and calm the situation down to the best of my ability.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
11.
I would remain calm and continue towards an acceptable resolution.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
12.
I would listen and then refer them to the manager is they still want to complain.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
13.
I would be apologizing profusely if they were that angry, and would hope a coworker would be there to support me.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
14.
I would keep calm to not upset the customer even more, let them have their say and try to resolve the situation.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
21. When was the last time you contributed to a team effort and what was your role?
+85%
-65%
Top Answer
I have done a lot of community service in my four years of high school which involved communication, enthusiasm, and drive.
+75%
67%
+ / -
-50%
Second Best
we had to sell so many phone by the end of the day and also sell so many modems so we divided the two teams one team doing phones the other modems , i sold the most phones.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
Playing in NCAA's Elite 8, my team had to stick together through a lot of tough times and rough patches, I encouraged and challenged my teammates to be the best they could be to make our team strong mentally and physically.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
4.
One week ago I was the project manager for a house reverb.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
5.
While I was working at frys the supervisor team had to make a decision on who will take customers and who will be giving out passwords.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
When I worked in Bentalls we had to do displays and moving shelves so I left what I was doing and went to help them.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
At topman just before christmas we had our biggest delivery. I was in charge of it. I had delegate roles and make sure we were on track to complete it on time according to the door to floor company target. It was the quickest we ever did a delivery and we had every item processed and on the shop floor before opening time.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
8.
I am always working as a team at my current job as a dental nurse, assisting them demotivated allowing him to do his job efficiently.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
9.
A few weeks ago I had to promote my school with other students, we had to give a talk on why other students should choose our school.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
10.
I was in a team of five, where we were taking a research and we needed to finish at a certain time. As a leader I distributed responsibilities and we were able to finish by the set date.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
11.
I contribute to a team effort every shift. Most of the time in a leadership role, but also in a support role.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
12.
Last Monday when there was a shop order and I had to take it in with my colleagues and watch the shop floor for customers.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
13.
Olympic torch relay - 2 staff down and much busier than expected. organised staff as efficiently as possible, tried to lessen the impact on customers and staff by working incredibly hard whilst keeping moral high amongst the team and customer service high.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
14.
In my time at University I was apart of a make up and costume society. I was apart of the commitee under the role of Publicity Officer, as this was a brand new society, I had to build it from the ground up gaining new members and working with others on the commitee.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
15.
I am currently on a team for class. We 3 major projects due strategy, accounting and masters project.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
16.
I take my daughter to play groups were the mums all chip in to help with snacks and look after the children.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
17.
Everyday at work is a team effort! Theres only 3 of us that work at my job all together, so we have to work as a team to stock products and prepare foods for the customers, as well as keep the store clean.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
22. Why do you think you will like working at Aldi?
+90%
-50%
Top Answer
I think that the brand is very honest, espically in this climate people want to feel comfortable parting with there money and Aldi gives affordable and quality products throughout the store and when the products you know are selling quality you feel happy in yourself.
+87.5%
86%
+ / -
-75%
Second Best
It seems a very nice enviroment to work in.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
Ive heard from ex employees that its a great store to work in as long as you work hard.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
4.
I believe i would enjoy working at aldi, because i like working with lots of different members of the pubic.
+50%
33%
+ / -
-25%
5.
Its fast moving and I know that I will never stop.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
Working as part of a team, meeting targets and giving the best I can to represent the company well.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
They seem to care about their employees and customers.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
8.
I like to be busy, I constantly like to be doing something and I understand the role entails you to be constantly on the go, I like to physically and mentally doing somethibng constantly.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
9.
I think I will like the quick pace and busy atmosphere, as well as my coworkers working hard alongside me, too!
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
10.
Because I love working in his type of industry and I would love to work in the most popular retail store.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
23. What's your favorite meal to cook at home?
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-50%
Best Answer
My favourite meal to cook would be vegetarian lasagne with fresh lasagne sheets, spinach, pumpkin, ricotta etc.
+75%
67%
+ / -
-50%
2.
Breakfast, as the kid's love a good fry.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
3.
I love cooking home made meals, since my child has allergies I have to becareful.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
4.
Roast Dinner, or a chicken tikka massalla.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
24. If you could prepare and share a dinner with anyone, who would it be and what would you make?
+86.7%
-60%
Top Answer
I would prepare and share a dinner with eminem and i would make peri peri chicken wraps.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
Second Best
It would be Kelly Brook. I'd prepare spaghetti and meatballs and would be very willing to recreate the restaurant scene from Lady
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
My dad, and we would have a bbq.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
4.
I would prepare I dinner for velvet sky and I would make spagetti bolognaise.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
5.
It would be my art teacher because she has thought so much and my dish would be Chicken Alfredo.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
I would like to cook for Simon Cowell and that would be couscous marinated salmon and steam vegetables.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
My father. He passed 10 years ago. I would prepare ribeye steaks on the grill with grilled corn and roasted red potatoes. Lemon meringue pie and iced tea.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
8.
It would be Ryan gossling, and I would make a classic chicken tikka massala.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
9.
I would probably make stuffed peppers! So many people have different ways of cooking that, and I like how my family does it, so I would share that meal! I would love to share a meal with a famous chef, perhaps Rachel Ray. She cooks meals quickly and they always look so delicious!
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
25. Why do you feel you will be better suited for this job than the other applicants?
+86.7%
-60%
Top Answer
Because I enjoy a challaenge, I am very hard working, I like having something to do always i'm not afraid of hard work. I am friendly and enjoy providing excellent customer service, i'm always punctual, and loyal, and flexible.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
Second Best
Because I feel I have the right skills to benefit this company ,and I'm very hard working I never scare of hard work, and also I'm loyal and punctual and my main goal is to satisfy customers needs.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
3.
Because I am self driving , hardworking, punctual, honest, a good teem player and can adapt to the sitution.
+66.7%
50%
+ / -
-33.3%
4.
I feel as though i have the right skills to benefit the company. Had experience in similuar job roles from stocking to customer service. I'm loyal and can uphold the company standards.
+50%
33%
+ / -
-25%
5.
I am very hard working , approachable , and I can use my own initiave and I am fexible.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
6.
Because a have had plenty of experience on retail and most of my jobs that I had in the past have required to supervise others on daily basis.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
7.
I believe I already have the basis to work and progress in retail. I can adapt these skills accordingly to the Aldi way of doing things.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
8.
I am great with customer service, dealing with stressful and demanding situations.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
9.
I am dedicated to great service and have a passion for what I do.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
10.
I feel better suited because of the experience I have. I know what it takes to make a grocery store run efficiently as well as maintaining outstanding customer service skills!
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
11.
Because I have lots of experience and I have excellent customer service skills.
+100%
0%
+ / -
-0%
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ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Compagnie, oHG, doing business as Aldi, is a global discount supermarket chain based in Germany.

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Aldi's will definitely be a new experience for me and in my job search I noticed that it is an environment where I would love to work.

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Chance for advancement, friendly and productive envirnoment.

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Well this aldi in paticular is very close to my home so should never be late and also i think it looks quite easy.

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Good prospect of promotion, well established company, job security, fast pace, and very good rates of pay.

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It is a pleasant environmernt from what i have oserved while shopping and the people seem to be very friendly.

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Its such a fantastic business because it gives back to australia.

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