Bimbo Bakeries Route Sales Representative Interview Questions

Updated 8 Oct, 2014
Updated 8 Oct, 2014
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Routes Sales Representative Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate in Huntington, WV (US)
Anonymous Interview Candidate in Huntington, WV (US)
Application Details

I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries in September 2014.

Interview Details

Was asked to come in for a group interview. followed by a private interview. They were very detailed in describing the day to day job, including hours to be put in and average salary, etc. Any questions I asked, they answered in full. The interview was very direct and to the point and left no doubt in what the position was or what you would be doing.

Interview Questions
  • The hours where not what I expected. Starting work at 3am is not an issue for me, however 3am-5pm was a bit long... as well as work 6 days a week for the first 3-6months. Even once you get past the training, it's still 3am-5pm, ONLY Sundays and Weds off... no consecutive days off.   View Answer
Reasons for Declining

I simply found the 3am-5pm too long for my lifestyle. as well as, yes the 60k sounds nice... but not at 70hr work weeks

Declined Offer
Positive Experience
Easy Interview

Other Interview Reviews for Bimbo Bakeries

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    Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    The company representative (manager) called almost immediately after I applied.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation phase in this case.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in El Segundo, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in El Segundo, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries.

    Interview Details

    I knew someone and that helped. I met with a depot manager for a brief interview and took a basic math skills test. After about a week I met with a very no nonsense HR manager at a depot in L.A. I sent a lot of time speaking about my managerial background which had nothing to do with the position I was applying for.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There wasn't any negotiation and poor communication between HR, management and about my start date.
    Accepted Offer
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    Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries.

    Interview Details

    Crazy long process. Sometimes can take up to 6 weeks to get everything done

    Negotiation Details
    Industry standard
    Accepted Offer
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    Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reno, NV (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Reno, NV (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries in December 2010.

    Interview Details

    very thorough and time consuming it took 3 months to finally get hired on after the initial interview. I'm really very sorry but i just don't have anything else to say about it,

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    the hiring is straight and to the point, do you think you can do the job. The job is more difficult than it appears. Long hours and you start at 3:00 a.m. in the morning.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roseville, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    One call. One interview. Lengthy background check, etc.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time when attention to detail was most important?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Union parameters. No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Route Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Bimbo Bakeries in November 2009.

    Interview Details

    Got to know someone.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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