Employers hiring in your area. Click the button below to view local positions.
29 Jobs in Your Area
Positions Hiring Now
Sears in Your Area
Sears was founded in 1886 in Chicago, IL as a mail order catalog. The first retail location was opened in 1925, and the company currently has just under 800 locations throughout the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Sears department stores offer a wide variety of merchandise, including clothing, housewares, electronics, appliances, tools, furniture, and jewelry. Sears also owns a number of subsidiaries that provide home and lawn care items, optical care, and appliance service centers. In 2005, Kmart purchased Sears and renamed their parent company Sears Holdings.
Types of jobs you could find at Sears
Sales Associates at Sears are responsible for selling to customers in their designated department. Sales Associates are required to assist customers throughout the sales process, understanding their concerns and providing the appropriate solutions. Sales Associates must have a strong product knowledge in addition to exceptional interpersonal skills. Compensation varies by department and store, but can be up to 100% commission.
Cashiers at Sears must be able to provide excellent customer service. Sales and service transactions must be completed efficiently and accurately, requiring basic mathematical skills and the ability to operate a cash register. Cashiers will need to handle basic customer inquiries and concerns on the sales floor and provide additional duties as required by their supervisor.
Backroom Associates are responsible for completing all necessary receiving functions. This includes unloading shipments, preparing and staging product, and organizing the stockroom. They will need to efficiently serve customers at the pick-up station and complete the floor filling process throughout the day. Backroom Associates must be able to carry up to 50 pound without issue.
Why People Recommend Working at Sears
Pay is competitive, especially for commission-based positions.
Hours are flexible and will accommodate a work-life balance.
Employees receive a 10 to 20 percent discount on products at Sears and Kmart.
Leadership In Training program provides the opportunity to grow and move up within the company.