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Interviews at KFC

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at KFC.
Interview experience
Based on 897 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 894 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 866 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at KFC

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
48%
About a week
30%
About two weeks
13%
About a month
5%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
57%
Group interview
19%
Problem solving exercises
16%
Phone call/screening
15%
Other
14%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
6%
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at KFC

  • Not very difficult.
    Shared on 8 January 2019 - Sales Assistant - Rhuddlan
  • Not very good focused more on what shoes you had on rather than skill sets
    Shared on 4 January 2018 - cook - Wales
  • Terrible, they do not go through properly with everyone and when given the contract even the management do not follow it.
    Shared on 15 November 2017 - Team Member - Ipswich, Suffolk

Interview questions at KFC

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • They asked if i had any experience in this team member job role which i did not.
    They also asked why i would like to be a part of KFC restaurants.
    Shared on 28 October 2019 - Team Member - Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Asked me more about my holiday than requirements for the job but did ask about my personality. They ask you to do a rap in a group of people you met an hour ago, build a KFC house out of straws and do…
    Shared on 5 August 2018 - Team Member - Dudley, West Midlands
  • What days can you work.
    what makes you think you would make a good addition to the team.
    Shared on 6 April 2018 - Team Member - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Interview tips at KFC
Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)31%
  • They didn’t have a dress code27%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)25%
  • Formal (business suit)12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)5%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at KFC
  • Just be yourself and dress smart.
    Shared on 28 October 2019 - Team Member - Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Don't go apply for it
    Shared on 11 September 2019 - Team Member - Stretford, Greater Manchester
  • Be calm , be your self
    Shared on 19 August 2019 - Shop Assistant - Liverpool
The first interview at KFC
How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed31%
  • Walk-In21%
  • Employee referral15%
  • Other11%
  • Other online job site7%
How candidates received their first interview at KFC
  • I applied online and they called me up to come in for an interview
    Shared on 10 January 2019 - Till Cashier - Gravesend, Kent
  • Apply online through the Kfc pages, fill out a questionnaire and wait for someone to get back to you by a phone call, chances are you'll have to wait sometime depending on if they have enough staff or…
    Shared on 1 January 2019 - Team Member - Manchester
  • It was at a job fair KFC had a stall looking for new employers
    Shared on 5 December 2018 - Team Member - Gateshead, Gateshead, UK
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