"I have not personally used your commercial services; however, I have friends who have used ABM Industries Inc. for their business needs and their reviews were always positive!"
"I have been a customer of ABM Industries Inc. before, yes! The services I used were A, B, and C. My experience here was very comfortable and everyone was professional. This is one of the reasons why I applied for this role. I want to work for a company that has high standards and I know first hand that you do!"
The interviewer wants to be assured that you are well aware of the services offered at ABM Industries Inc.. Have you used them previously? Discuss with the interviewer any exposure you have had to the company. Keep your response positive and lighthearted.
"I would be thrilled to be considered for a management level position with ABM Industries Inc.. Although I do not have many years' experience in this type of position, I do have a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management from Walden University online. I graduated with a 3.6 GPA. I am very proud of this grade because I worked full time during my studies and still graduated top of my class."
"If you do not have a formal post-secondary education: "I did not have the opportunity to attend University; however, everything that I have learned on the job has been incredibly valuable. I would be thrilled to join your management team down the road so if you feel there are gaps in my knowledge, I would be happy to consider attending any required classes or workshops."
Your post-secondary background is likely listed on your resume; however, the interviewer is asking for you to go into further detail on your experience. This is a great time to brag a little bit about any scholarships, awards, or accolades you may have received during your post-secondary studies. Be sure to discuss how your education has prepared you for a position with ABM Industries Inc..
ABM Industries Incorporated is a facility management provider in the United States. ABM was founded in 1909 by Morris Rosenberg in San Francisco, CA as a single-person window washing business. Over 100 years later, the company is one of the largest facility management providers with 115,000 employees, over 350 offices, and 20 international locations. The company performs facility solutions services, building maintenance services, and facilitates the outsourcing of services for companies. ABM Industries Inc. primarily provides its services for commercial, industrial, government and retail clients across the United States and international locations.