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Interviews at IKEA

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at IKEA.
Interview experience
Based on 273 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 268 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 256 interviews
About a week

Interview process at IKEA

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a week
25%
About two weeks
23%
About a month
21%
About a day or two
19%
More than one month
12%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
65%
Group interview
65%
Problem solving exercises
47%
Phone call/screening
45%
Presentation
28%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
6%
They have no interview
2%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at IKEA

  • I got interviewed in 2020 and in the interview they told me they had recently changed the way they interviewed as I was confused because it was so different to how people online had described it. Firs…
    Shared on 21 January 2020
  • The assessment had about 20 of us in a small room with 4 people on one table. A few IKEA staff were in the room observing us after they introduced themselves. Firstly, we introduced the person next to…
    Shared on 23 July 2019
  • The interview process has not changed much. For a checkouts co-worker, the interview process began for me with a video interview. Secondly was a group interview where you get arranged randomly into gr…
    Shared on 19 July 2019

Interview questions at IKEA

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • I personally wouldn’t plan your answers for an ikea interview. I’ve recently just had an interview and it’s so relaxed and they team make you feel so welcome! They are looking for people who can just …
    Shared on 21 January 2020
  • Does IKEA require you to work on weekends? What if you’re not available on weekends would you still be hired?
    Shared on 8 September 2019
  • Are you prepared to step into any position within the store.
    Shared on 20 June 2018 - Kitchen Porter - Ashton-under-Lyne
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