Number of Employees: 30,000
Headquarters: 6 Sylvan Way Parsippany, NJ 07054 (973) 496-3500
Avis Rent A Car is a vehicle rental company that operates throughout the US, Canada, South America, India, New Zealand, Australia and the Caribbean. Avis falls just behind Hertz, which is the largest rental car company in the world. Founded with only three cars at the small airport in Ypsilanti, Michigan, Avis has now grown to nearly 5000 locations today. Although Avis also uses Toyota and Ford vehicles, Chevrolet and Cadillac have been featured brands of the company since the 1970s. Other names in the Avis Rent A Car System lineup include Budget Rent A Car and Budget Truck Rental.
The majority of applicants that interview for a position with Avis Rent A Car report a positive interview experience. Potential employees can expect a fairly straightforward interview process consisting of a face-to-face and/or group panel interview, in which a skills test and a personality test may be given. A standard interview question might include, "Describe a time when you led a team to a successful outcome." Potential employees can apply online or in person, and phone interviews are sometimes conducted prior to the face-to-face interview. Some applicants who are offered positions can expect to submit to a background check.