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Interviews at Subway

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Subway.

Interview experience

Based on 882 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 871 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 799 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Subway

Overall experience

On a scale of 1–10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 6.

On a scale of 1–10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
57%
About a week
28%
About two weeks
10%
About a month
3%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
67%
Phone call/screening
17%
Problem solving exercises
10%
Other
10%
Group interview
9%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
Presentation
4%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Subway

  • Short and Quick, there's not a lot to go through.
    Shared on 21 October 2018 - Supervisor/Team Leader, Barista - Bairnsdale VIC
  • Phone call and then an interview at the location.
    Shared on 25 December 2017 - Sandwich artist - Melbourne Eastern Suburbs VIC
  • We ask questions like:Have you worked in food before?Whats your availability? What made you want to apply for this job?We look at:The why you present yourself.The way you speak.If you're con…
    Shared on 27 November 2017 - Store Manager - Brisbane QLD
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Interview questions at Subway

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • I was asked about my previous retail experiences, I was given scenarios where I had to explain what I would do in those situations (ie. a customer complains, what do I do about it), was asked about wo…
    Shared on 22 March 2019 - Sandwich Artist - Victoria
  • What made you apply for the job?What could you offer this store?
    Shared on 12 October 2018 - Sandwich Artist - Adelaide SA
  • What hospitality skills are you wanting to improve.
    Shared on 3 October 2018 - Cleaner, Customer Service - Kingston QLD

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Interview tips at Subway

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)42%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)31%
  • They didn’t have a dress code20%
  • Formal (business suit)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Subway

  • Do not waste your time with this employer!
    Shared on 7 October 2019 - None - Blaxland NSW
  • Know some general trivia about Subway, like how it originated etc.
    Shared on 13 September 2019 - Sandwich Artist - West Ryde NSW
  • They do not hire people who are overqualified in other areas due to low wage.
    Shared on 7 July 2019 - Supervisor - Erina NSW
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