Sears Stores have been serving the American people for more than 110 years. From an early mail-order business in 1890, the business prospered under the partnership between Richard Warren Sears, a railroad station agent, and Alvah Curtis Roebuck, a watch maker. In 1925,the first store started operating in the Merchandise Building in Chicago’s west side under the name Sears, Roebuck and Co.
In 2004, Sears merged with Kmart making Sears Holding Corporation, 3rd largest retailer in the world. As of January 28, 2012, Sears and Shop Your Way locates over 2,000 stores across the United States, selling regional and national brands, merchandises and home appliances. Sears is listed and traded in NASDAQ under acronym “SHLD”.
The employees are advised to respect principals of team work and integrity, commit to improve the life of shoppers through excellent sale services and solutions, earn trust of the customers and build long lasting relationship with them for the betterment and prosperity of the company.
Sears is also renowned for massive employment and growth opportunities throughout the corporation. The company offers a number of entry level to management level job positions in the Stores, Home Services, Distribution Centers and Corporate Office, ranging from customer services, sales, pharmacy, management, human resources, loss prevention, finance and accounts, legal, supply chain, business development and marketing, Ecommerce and other positions. The Home-Service Center of the company also requires workers for residential to commercial services, repair and installation services, call center representatives and home delivery services.
Career Path Finder
If you are not sure which job suits your skills and experience in the company, you can find out the positions matching your skills through company’s online Career Path finder. You will be provided with a questionnaire and on the basis of your answers, the jobs suiting your temperaments will be shown in the Career Path Finder.
Search for right the Job
The company also provides online Opportunity Finder on the company’s Career Center page for the Job Search in all 50 states. The jobs can be searched through Keyword, Zip Code, Job Title, State, Brands and Job types.
Employees Benefit Programs
The company also offers a number of benefits to associates for their own and family’s well being, including Medical and Dental Plans, Flexible Spending Account for Health Cares, Starbridge Choices, Paid and Unpaid Time Offs, Retirement/Financial benefits, Work & family Benefits, and Disability & Survivor Benefits. The employees are also offered faster career growth opportunities in the company.