Gardner-White Furniture is expanding to new locations around metro Detroit and needs to hire 100 people to fill sales staff positions, plus a variety of other full and part-time opportunities.
To accomplish this, the family-owned, Michigan-based chain of furniture showrooms will host a job fair Monday, August 6 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at its soon-to-open Auburn Hills store, located at 445 North Atlantic Blvd. (off of Brown Road, east of Joslyn Road).
Stores will also open in Bloomfield Hills and Novi, according to Gardner-White President Steve Tracey.
"We've been very lucky, our business has been growing for the last three years here in Detroit," Tracey tells Local 4. "We see the Detroit economy coming back..."
Immediate interviews will be available for all open positions. Opportunities include sales, customer service, drivers, furniture assemblers, warehouse, service technicians, office support, stock and housekeeping.
Gardner-White employees enjoy flexible schedules, healthcare benefits, paid holidays and vacations, a 401k plan, employee discounts, opportunities for advancement and outstanding income potential. Sales staff earn an average annual income of $52,000; top producers can earn in excess of $105,000.
Tracey says applicants should bring their resume, identification and a great personality. Candidates should arrive with several copies of their resume and ready be prepared for interviews. More information about the Gardner-White Job Fair can be found at www.gardner-white.com.