Carnival Corporation Interview Questions

Updated 16 Sep 2014
Updated 16 Sep 2014
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    Commis Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Margaon
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Margaon
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 6 months - interviewed at Carnival Corporation.

    Interview Details

    getting hired for carnival is not very difficult.
    all you need is any course in hotel management and few years of work experience of at least 2 years.
    it is more easy in phillipines where umbrella repairers,shoe polish guys are picked up from the streets and given jobs with only their plus point being they can speak some english.

    Interview Questions
    • how many years are you willing to work for carnival if given a chance?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    DCDP Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mumbai
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 4 months - interviewed at Carnival Corporation in December 2011.

    Interview Details

    very simple dont take stress go freely and give answer as arise by interviewer.

    Interview Questions
    • No, nothing go freely without worry interviewer would meet you very friendly and franke.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    no it wouldn't happen with me.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Cook Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Mumbai
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Carnival Corporation in January 2008.

    Interview Details

    hiring is usually done by manning agencies in the respective countries.candidates should locate the manning agencies in their countries and request for a interview schedule.the carnival representatives visit the respective interviews to conduct interviews and short list the candidates.

    Interview Questions
    • the interview questions are usually related to ur job so cant list them.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    negotiations are usually not possible with carnival.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Personal Vacation Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 days - interviewed at Carnival Corporation in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online September 5th. After completing online application link requested interview to be set up. Had first interview on Sept 9 via telephone with HR recruiter. Immediately set up for second interview via webcam for the following day with a Team Manager and then Hiring Manager. Received phone call Friday offering me the position and received link with all new hire documents.

    Interview Questions
    • They want you to sell them a cruise via webcam. Point out the benefits. Other than that, pretty standard questions. Hiring manager was very thorough with job description and what is expected.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I did not negotiate. I was satisfied with the base salary and commission structure.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Personal Vacation Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Carnival Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Totally disappointed, Online interview process took two hours including training and a mock call center. The answers to the mock customer are not even anything that a Customer Service Rep would ever say to a customer. Without even talking to a live person I was "not the ideal candidate" What a waste of my time that I could have used to find other employment.

    Interview Questions
    • Training for a Mock Customer Call Center was a waste of time.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
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    Personal Vacation Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Miami, FL (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Miami, FL (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Carnival Corporation in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    Went to an open house at Carnival headquarters and was given a number. When my group of numbers was called about 10 of us went into a room and we were asked to stand up and introduce ourselves everyone. Every spoke for about one minute and at the end of the interview they asked us to step out of the room. Out of my group of 10, two were chosen. Unfortunately I was not chosen.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Guest Logistics Agent Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Long Beach, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Long Beach, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Carnival Corporation in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    Called and told me what I'll be doing and how much the pay and if I was interested then told me to bring my ssc and I.d. I then went in for an interview and was offered the job and signed papers the same day

    Interview Questions
    • What made you want to work for carnival cruise and tell me about yourself   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    None $9.00 an hour no medical benefits but there is cruise benefits
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Direct Sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source - interviewed at Carnival Corporation.

    Interview Details

    I paid for the training so that I could work for Carnival. The training was around $250.00. I completed the training and passed the class. I then went into customer service and trained over into direct sales.

    No Offer
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    Outbound Sales Representatives Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Miramar, FL (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Miramar, FL (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at Carnival Corporation in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    There was an open house in which all of us watch a video that explains the job duties. After that you are called in groups of 10 and you have to introduce yourself and explain to two or three managers why you are the perfect fit. If you are one of the three selected, you will get an interview that same day.

    Interview Questions
    • The only question was to explain why are you a perfect fit for the job   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Personal Vacation Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at Carnival Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Submitted resume, called for initial interview within 24 hours. Quite a lengthy interview for a screening type interview. Roughly 45 minutes, but a pleasant interview. I felt it was quite thorough and easy to talk to the interviewer.

    Interview Questions
    • Not so much a question, as a constant feeling that the interviewer was not sold on the job. It was apparent from the job posting that the job entails a commitment to ourbound calling to make the contacts for sales. I supposed they have people apply that do not grasp all that commitment entails, but I felt the interviewer herself felt it would not be an enjoyable job.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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