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Costco Membership Assistant Interview Questions
1. Why would you like a position at Costco?
Costco is headquartered in Issaquah, WA. The company has been in operation since 1983 and has yearly revenues of 107 Billion with approximately 184,000 employees. Costco is a publicly traded company, trading under the symbol COST. Read about the company culture, corporate mission, and discover any job openings at Costco, by visiting their Career Page. If you need help finding more information about Costco, visit their Website.
Costco Membership Assistant Interview Questions
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What do you know about our company?
 
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Costco is a membership warehouse club, dedicated to bringing our members the best possible prices on quality brand-name merchandise. - 1st location opened in 1976 under the name price club and originally only serving small businesses - In 1983 the 1st Costco location was opened in Seattle - 1st company to grow in sales for zero to 3 billion in less than 6 years - Operating philosophy - Keep cost down and pass the savings to our members. - Since resuming the Costco name in 1997, the company has grown worldwide with total sales in recent fiscal years exceeding $64 billion.
 
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Costco is a membership warehouse club, dedicated to bringing our members the best possible prices on quality brand-name merchandise. - 1st location opened in 1976 under the name price club and originally only serving small businesses - In 1983 the 1st Costco location was opened in Seattle - 1st company to grow in sales for zero to 3 billion in less than 6 years - Operating philosophy - Keep cost down and pass the savings to our members. - Since resuming the Costco name in 1997, the company has grown worldwide with total sales in recent fiscal years exceeding $64 billion.
 
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What experience do you have in customer service?
 
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How are your communication skills?
 
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In my opinion, have excellent communication skills, I am a good listener, with strong written and verbal skill -- I do my best to display the appropriate blend of consideration and directness with interacting with customers (dealing with the facts of a situation)
 
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Are you efficient with your time?
 
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Yes, I do my best manage time wisely by making a to-do list while keeping the big picture always in view to meet timelines.
 
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Do you shop at Costco?
 
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Yes, I do shop at Costco and have been a member since 2001
 
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How do you handle conflict with co-workers?
 
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With consideration and candor - 1) understanding the situation 2) Identifying the objective or concern 3) determine action to be taken 4) to deliver results 5) Lesson Learned (Use for learning)
 
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Do you work well under pressure?
 
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How do you handle stressful situations?
 
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Where do you see yourself fin 5 years?
 
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What kind of environment do you thrive in?
 
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One where there is a great sense of team work.
 
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Why are you the best candidate for us?
 
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I am a frequent shopper here at Costco so I am familiar with the environment and demographics of guests who visit. With my experience in numerous positions in the past, and my ability to speak two languages fluently, I am confident that I will be able to provide the best customer service to guests.
 
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Why did you choose to apply at Costco?
 
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You pay your employees a living wage. your employees seem to be happy.
 
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What is your greatest strength?
 
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I am a people person. I like to make people happy.
 
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What is your greatest weakness?
 
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What are your key skills?
 
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What are your career goals with our company?
 
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If hired, how do you intend to make a difference with our company?
 
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How would you define good customer service?
 
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What steps do you take to solve a problem?
 
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