How would you answer to this job interview question?
Hi, I am preparing myself for Santander telephone interview for a position of branch customer service adviser. The question I am not sure about is: Give an example when you have had to manage a checkout with consistency at a pick time? English is not my first language and I am not sure I understand the question in full. If anyone had similar question please point me in a right direction as to how to build answer for it. Thank you in advance.
Asked By: Hanna - 10/1/2010
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they are looking for your ability to handle the stress of a lot of customers (in line at once and more than likely getting frustrated)because it says peak time. If you have worked as a cashier, return clerk, lay-away clerk or customer service agent during ...say ...Christmas shopping season... More
Answered By: Me again - 10/1/2010
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I speak English and this question does not make sense to me. What is a "pick time". Is this an expression unique to this industry?
Answered By: gardenoflia - 10/1/2010
Do you mean at peak time? If so it would be asking how you managed to keep ques flowing despite it being busy.
Answered By: Claire Elliott - 10/1/2010
Give an example when you have had to manage a checkout with consistency at a pick time... More
Answered By: PAUL K - 10/1/2010
I think there might be a typing error here. I guess they mean at PEAK time. The question should read Give an example of when you have had to manage a checkout at PEAK time? Make sense now?
Answered By: chenic - 10/1/2010
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