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Pier 1 Imports Overview

Fort Worth, TX
10000+ employees
1962
Company - Public (PIR)
Home Furniture & Housewares Stores
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Pier 1 Imports is proud to offer one-of-a-kind-gotta-have-it-seriously-love-it products that help our customers tell their stories through home décor. Over the past 50 years we’ve grown from a single store to an omni-channel retailer reaching the whole of ... Read more

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  • Every year our associates gather together for the United Way Day of Action, and this year we visited ACH Child and Family Services, an organization dedicated to helping children, youth and families in our community overcome life’s challenges. We decorated several common areas, gardened, cleaned, and in true Pier 1 fashion, had a little fun along the way!

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Pier 1 Imports – Why Work For Us?


About Us

You know what you're looking for

Inspiring, fun, colorful, creative and definitely out of the ordinary, you have a knack for finding just the right furniture, lighting, tableware and decor for your home. And that’s just what you find at Pier 1 Imports. Because we search out the world’s most gifted artisans, find and develop fashion-forward trends, and handcraft exclusive products with you specifically in mind.

We’re all about presenting new ways of seeing and experiencing your home. Our furnishings, rugs, art and scented candles are created to spark your imagination, present inventive solutions and reveal more possibilities than you ever thought possible.

You'll know what you're looking for when you see it . . . at Pier 1.

Pier 1 Imports Reviews

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    I have been working at Pier 1 Imports part-time

    Pros

    The people I work with and the customers that come into the store are very kind and encouraging.

    Cons

    Living in a smaller town makes it difficult to reach your goals when one or two people come in every hour in the evenings.

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Pier 1 Imports Photos

Pier 1 Imports photo of: Pier 1 Imports Home Office
Pier 1 Imports photo of: We love this photo of the Pier 1 Imports Home Office dressed up for Halloween! Photo credit for this spooky shot goes to Brian Luenser.
Pier 1 Imports photo of: We recently invited our customers to come in to their local Pier 1 Imports to learn how to decorate their home for Halloween using glass pumpkins and bewitching accessories.
Pier 1 Imports photo of: Xander the monkey stops by to say hello to Pier 1 Associate
Pier 1 Imports photo of: Pier 1 Imports is on the way to becoming a Blue Zones Project Approved Worksite; needless to say, our associates are bananas about it!
Pier 1 Imports photo of: Pier 1 Block Party
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Pier 1 Imports Interviews

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Pier 1 Imports.

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    Simple interview, general questions, a lot of people get hired off of walk ins. I had to wait/ work as an associate for months before I could interview for a management position.

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Pier 1 Imports Awards & Accolades

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Pledges & Certifications

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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