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Costco Cashier Assistant Interview Questions
1. How do you handle sudden schedule changes?
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Costco Cashier Assistant Interview Questions
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What is your greatest strength?
 
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Do you have cash handling experience?
 
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Yes. I was a drive thru and front cashier when I worked at taco bell.
 
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How are your communication skills?
 
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Very good. Every job I've had I've had to communicate a lot with many different types of people. I've always enjoyed it as well.
 
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How well do you work on a team?
 
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Very well. I love working with a team and having great relationships with my co-workers.
 
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How do you handle stressful situations?
 
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Good. My previous jobs involved stressful situations most of the time. The best way to handle them is to just stay calm and communicate with employees when necessary.
 
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Describe a time in the past when your previous manager gave you feedback about your performance.
 
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When I started my last job my managers were pleased that I was able to easily fit into the position.
 
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Describe a time when you handled a misunderstanding between you and a co-worker.
 
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I don't actually recall ever having a misunderstanding with a co-working or even having an argument with one.
 
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I talk it out with them. And I apologize if I'm in the wrong.
 
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Would you describe yourself as a risk taker?
 
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No. I like to follow the codes and rules of management. I feel like taking risks have to high of a chance of something going wrong.
 
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What do you know about our company?
 
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I've read a lot about your employee benefits especially your employee healthcare. Also all of my friends and there families shop at your stores.
 
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Iknow it's suppose to be a good work place and pay is good.
 
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What is your greatest weakness?
 
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Probably thinking to much about the unknown. Making assumptions about something.
 
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What are ethics?
 
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Ethics to me are codes that people follow and believe in. For example like treating everyone equally and with respect.
 
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Doing the best you can do and follow instructions.
 
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How would you handle a co-worker who is not working as hard as they should be?
 
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Maybe asking them if something is wrong and ask them if they need tips or help.
 
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Just do what I'm suppose to do. Then maybe the lead or manager will take notice.
 
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Do you shop with us?
 
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Not currently no but I really want to start.
 
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Describe a time when you had to make a difficult decision.
 
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When a customer went home and couldn't find is bag with his merchandise in it. He thought we should give him another item at no cost. Since we couldn't do that he threw his money at me. Ideas polite and counted his money out and gave the rest back to him. And I thanked him.
 
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Please describe a time when you have experienced confrontation in the workplace, and how did you handle it?
 
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I've never had to experience anything like that especially with a co-worker. I've always had great relationships at work.
 
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I only hand one experience with a customer. I did what could and I called the manager in for assistance.
 
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How would you define good customer service?
 
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Always being respectful to the costumer. Answering all questions to the fullest. Always offering help when you see a costumer in need.
 
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I define customer service as, a memorable experience to the customer. The employee is diligent, honest, and has a servant heart.
 
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Why are you the best candidate for us?
 
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I'm a very responsible worker. I have great work ethic I'm always working as hard as I can and put all of my effort into work, and I think I would be a great member of the team.
 
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I am the best candidate for you because, I am a diligent, hard working employee. Who strives myself on delivering superior customer service. In addition, I motivate myself on being the best employee I can be.
 
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Why did you choose to apply for this position?
 
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I'm looking for a higher paying position, and I've heard and read everywhere that costco is a great place to work.
 
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I chose to apply to to this position because, it is amazing opportunity to learn and experience this company from the front.
 
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Can you work weekends?
 
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