Michaels is the nation’s largest retailer of arts and crafts materials. You must be at least 18 years old to work at Michaels as a cashier or floral design specialist or framer or front end supervisor. If you are 16 or 17 year old you can apply as their sales associates.
In addition to these retail and wholesale divisions, Michaels Stores, Inc. also operates seven distribution centers strategically located throughout the United States to supply our stores with merchandise. They are located in California, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Washington. Michaels stores generally receive deliveries from the distribution centers each week through an internal transportation distribution network using a dedicated fleet of trucks and contract carriers.
Some people complains about working there, that they are not well respected. However, just like other work places, if you have a good management team, they will do their best to work with you. The pay in Michaels could be better for those who really do the job well. To do the job well you must be able to know the products and explain in great detail how to use them. Lack of these abilities leads to customer dissatisfaction and cranky, irritable and rude customers.
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