Gardner-White offers a wide variety of job opportunities throughout Metro-Detroit. Our sales consultants, drivers, customer service representatives, housekeepers and warehouse staff are all valued team members that have helped our company grow since 1912.
Full-time associates are eligible for great benefits including health insurance, 401k, disability insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, paid vacation, employee discounts of furniture and recruiting bonuses. On top of these benefits, our staff gets many major holidays off including Christmas Day, Easter and Thanksgiving.
We invite you to apply for the position that fits your talents, strengths and lifestyle. Please view a list of our open positions below.
Current Open Positions
Administrative Assistant - Apply Now
Gardner-White is a furniture retailer operating stores in Michigan. We have been in business since 1912 . Our core values center around customer satisfaction and delivering good value. We are expanding and need good people to add to our team.
You will work with several managers performing a variety of functions including:
- Creating and maintaining pricing information in excel.
- Creating price tags
- Printing signs
- Researching background material for articles
- Updating calendars
- Some web maintenance work
- Ordering supplies
- Willingness to work overtime when required.
Skills required :
- Attention to detail
- Ability to ask questions
- Complete tasks independently
- Good written communication skills
- Knowledge of excel required .It would be helpful if you also were proficient in photoshop.
Associates or Bachelors degree
Gardner-White offers it associates a complete benefit package including: Blue Cross, dental, vision, disability, life insurance. Paid vacations, employee discounts, 401k etc.
Salary will be based on experience and will range form $15-$20 an hour to start.
Administrative Assistant: 1 year We have set up application questions for your job. Candidates will be asked to give a "yes" or "no" response to the following questions:
Do you have 1 year of Administrative Assistant experience?
Delivery Drivers/Driver Helpers - Apply Now
Gardner-White, Metro Detroit’s only Furniture Retailer offering Same-Day/Seven-Days-A-Week Delivery, has immediate opportunities for Delivery Drivers and Helpers. These positions involve delivering furniture to customers' homes, including assembling furniture, loading the truck, communicating the delivery schedule, and addressing customer service concerns at the time of delivery.
All positions are based in our Auburn Hills Distribution Center for deliveries throughout the Greater Metro Detroit Area.
• Previous Experience with In-Home Furniture Delivery
• Valid Chauffeur’s License with Clean Driving Record
• Ability to Work Rotating Shifts Including Evenings & Weekends to Support Seven-Day/Evening Deliveries
• Professional/Neat Appearance
• Ability to Lift and Carry 100 Pounds (Including Up/Down Stairs)
• Mechanical Aptitude, with Ability to Assemble Furniture
We have immediate opportunities for both Gardner-White Employee and Owner/Operator Positions.
Apply in Person to the Gardner-White Store at 4445 North Atlantic Blvd., Auburn Hills, MI 48326 -OR- Send resume to Laura@gardner-white.com
Now Hiring Sales Consultants - Apply Now
Join a growing company! We have immediate openings for sales consultants at all 10 locations. If you enjoy working with people, want to develop a successful career, and want to earn a generous living, this could be the career for you Some of our most successful sales consultants were waiters or waitresses, bartenders, teachers, interior designers or selling other products prior to joining Gardner-White. However, Gardner-White does not require any previous sales experience. All that is required is a desire to succeed, work ethic, and commitment to excellence.
Gardner-White tries to ensure a smooth transition to a commissioned sales environment for new hires. There are six weeks of guaranteed income for all new sales associates. This includes a paid training course. Mentorship opportunities are available at the store- level once new sales consultants complete the training course. Additionally, all Gardner- White sales consultants participate in continuing education to ensure they know the latest in product trends, and so that they continue to improve their skills and grow their income.
SALARY & BENEFITS: Our average sales consultant earns $52,000. Top salaries are over $110,000. More than one-third of Gardner-White sales consultants earn more than $80,000. Additionally, our sales consultants find this to be a rewarding place to work - much of our workforce has been at Gardner-White for at least 10 years. A generous employee discount plan is available. All full-time consultants are eligible for Blue Cross coverage, vision and dental insurance, disability insurance, 401k with company match, paid vacation and personal days. There are many opportunities for advancement. All of our managers start as sales consultants. New training classes start monthly.
APPLY: Please apply in person to any store location or email your resume to us immediately: firstname.lastname@example.org
REQUIREMENTS: Pre-hire drug test and criminal background check required.