Do you have an upcoming job interview? Check out my example answer to the interview question “Are you willing to work nights, weekends and holidays?” Other similar interview questions are: “Do you mind working night shifts, weekends or holidays?” OR “Are you willing to work long hours?” Down below you can also find useful interview tips!
The interviewer asks this question to examine your flexibility and work / study schedule. You’ll most likely encounter this question when applying for a job in the hospitality or retail industry. These kinds of jobs are often times different from the typical nine-to-five jobs because they require unconventional work hours.
√ Do know your availability and communicate it clearly and effectively. If it doesn’t match the employer’s needs, you need to show your willingness to cooperate and compromise.
X Don’t ramble or give too many details. The employer doesn’t want to hear about your social events or plans for Thanksgiving, Independence or Christmas Day (unless asked).