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Interviews at Halfords

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Halfords.
Interview experience
Based on 308 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 307 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 298 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Halfords

Overview experience
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Excellent
Easy
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Interview process length
About a day or two
51%
About a week
33%
About two weeks
8%
About a month
5%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
78%
Phone call/screening
45%
Problem solving exercises
11%
Other
11%
Written test
7%
Least reported steps
Drug test
3%
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Halfords

  • So far i applied online and the next day i recieved a email telling me book a phone interview so i did for 10am and they called, not long after i recieved another email and they wanted me go face to f…
    Shared on 3 February 2019
  • You go for a cycle with the area manager
    Shared on 11 November 2017
  • Very good because they keep you updated
    Shared on 21 July 2017 - Part Time Sales Assistant - Loughborough

Interview questions at Halfords

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Basic knowledge about the company.
    Shared on 17 March 2019 - Customer Service Assistant (Seasonal) - Leigh
  • How flexible are your hours to work and what do you know about bikes and cars so far
    Shared on 18 September 2018 - Sales Assistant - Reading, Berkshire
  • During phone interview:
    What does customer service mean to you?

    What previous experience do you have?

    What skills do you have which would benefit Halfords?

    What do you know about us at Halfords?

    How q…
    Shared on 2 July 2018
Interview tips at Halfords
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)39%
  • Formal (business suit)25%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)17%
  • They didn’t have a dress code17%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Halfords
  • Come as yours best
    Shared on 4 October 2018 - Fitter - Chesterfield, Derbyshire
The first interview at Halfords
How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In22%
  • Through Indeed17%
  • Other online job site14%
  • Other14%
  • Recruiter contacted me8%
How candidates received their first interview at Halfords
  • Enquired within store
    Shared on 20 March 2019 - Store Manager - Wales
  • They rang me
    Shared on 4 February 2019 - Sales Assistant - Grantham, Lincolnshire
  • Via halfords website
    Shared on 21 January 2019 - Duty Manager - Dundee
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