Mission: To be #1 in the markets we serve by being product obsessed, offering an inspiring in-store experience, exceptional service, and engaging communication.
Art Van Continue to Grow, Check out our Latest Group of Sales Gladiators in Chicago that just completed training. We offer 2 weeks of classroom training to help prepare our teams to Deliver a Best in Class guest experience in the stores!
Art Van Furniture is expanding and growing our Flooring Division. New products, new pricing and great service. We are adding a System Analyst to work with our Leadership team in Warren, MI. Check out the job below:
Art Van Furniture, the Midwest number one furniture and mattress company was founded by Art Van Elslander in 1959. What began in a modest 4,000 square foot store in East Detroit is now more than 120 locations and with locations in 9 states.
Having built his company with the belief that “buildings are just brick and mortar, but the heartbeat of a company is its people,” Van Elslander’s business savvy and groundbreaking practices have earned him the loyalty of his employees and the respect of the furniture industry.
Van Elslander is also credited with saving Michigan’s iconic Thanksgiving Day Parade from financial ruin in 1990, and helping it thrive in the years since to become America’s Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van Furniture.
In 2017, Van Elslander sold his business to T.H. Lee Partners.
Art Van Furniture is like no other company in the furniture industry! Become apart of our team, and experience the difference!
We have a strong commitment to training and developing our teams. Our career pathing strategies have allowed us to promote from within and utilizes specially design training programs:
-The Asst. Manager training Program; a sure win to taking an associate who eager and wants a challenge. The program is a 16 week leadership development program that teaches: business analitics, profit & lost management, gross margin & profitabilty, and most importantly, coaching to win with your team.
-Cani-A philosphy of Constant and Neverending Improvement, with focuses on;
I worked at Art Van Furniture full-time (More than 10 years)
A company that is filled with people who care about the quality of their work.
Retail hours can be challenging to balance.
I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at Art Van Furniture.
Met a recruiter at a job fair and set up an interview. The interview was pretty casual and the questions were based on how I handled things in the past.