Number of Employees: not noted
Headquarters: San Antonio, TX
The HEB Grocery Company, commonly called simply HEB and also referred to as HEB Grocery Stores, is a chain that includes over 300 stores in Texas and Mexico. Founded in 1905, the company's name comes from the initials of the founder, Howard E. Butt. Often recognized as a leader in the retail food industry, HEB ranks as the 25th largest retailer in the US. HEB operates five distinctly different retail store formats, including HEB, Central Market, Mi Tienda, HEB Plus!, and Joe V's Smart Shop. Known for philanthropy, HEB donates 5% of its pretax profits to charity.
What to Expect When Interviewing
The overwhelming majority of applicants that interview for a position at HEB report a positive interview experience. Potential employees can expect a fairly straightforward interview process consisting of a face-to-face interview with a store manager, in which standard interview questions are posed. An example might include a question such as, "If you saw a friend stealing, what would you do?" Potential employees can apply online or in person. Those applying for managerial positions may find a more rigorous interview process that may include a panel interview or a skills test. Applicants who are offered positions may need to complete a drug test and submit to a background check.