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69 Reviews
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Havertys President, CEO, and Director Clarence H. Smith
Clarence H. Smith
36 Ratings
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    Love it

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Havertys full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great work environment sales people are amazing

    Cons

    It's retail. You work long hours and all holidays. It can be very rewarding though

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Always learn and then teach

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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Havertys Interviews

Updated Jul 21, 2014
Updated Jul 21, 2014

Interview Experience

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    Prep Team/Warehouse Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Braselton, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Braselton, GA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Havertys in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    Communication was poor. If I asked a question they didn't want to answer, such as employee turnover rate, I was ignored. When asked about scheduling, I was answered with, "I'll have to look into that'" No real answers were ever given to any questions.

    Interview Questions
    • Federal law requires companies to make at least some allowance for assistance for jobs. They will ask you if you can lift 150#s without help. If you say no, you are not hired. And some of what you move is well over 250#   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Was not able to negotiate anything. It was all take it or leave it.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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Website www.havertys.com
Headquarters Atlanta, GA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1885
Type Company - Public (HVT)
Industry Retail
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

A table for dining, a chair to recline in -- Haverty Furniture Companies fills the bill. Doing business as Havertys, the company sells its own Havertys brand furniture and accessories in the middle- to upper-middle price range. The chain tailors its merchandise to the needs and tastes of local markets, emphasizing "coastal," "western," and "urban" looks in the appropriate region. Havertys also sells bedding from Sealy, Serta, and Tempur-Pedic. Furniture accounts for about 80% of the company's sales. The chain has about 120 stores in more than 15 southern and Midwestern... More

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