Number of Employees: 34,900
Headquarters: 77 Hot Metal St. Pittsburgh, PA 15203 412-432-3300 412-432-3955
American Eagle Outfitters is a retailer that specializes in clothing and accessories. Founded by Mark and Jerry Silverman in 1979, American Eagle Outfitters now has more than 900 locations across the US and Canada, in addition to operating an online storefront. Targeting men and women aged 15-25, American Eagle Outfitters sells jeans, graphic t-shirts, sweaters, outerwear, swimwear, shoes and undergarments. American Eagle Outfitters stores are located primarily in shopping malls.
The majority of applicants that interview for a position at American Eagle Outfitters report a positive interview experience. Potential employees can expect a fairly straightforward interview process consisting of a group or one-on-one interview with a store manager, in which standard interview questions are posed. An example might include, "Describe a time where you had to deal with a person who was unhappy." Potential employees can apply online or in person, and phone interviews are sometimes conducted for those management positions. Management positions can expect to take a personality test and submit to a drug and background check.