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Art Van Furniture

Private Other Great Industries Retail Sales - Marketing 2,500 - 5,000 Employees 226 Active Jobs

Be You Best Self

Why do people choose to work at Art Van?
Because we offer a bright future, awesome culture and the opportunity to grow.

Our Winning History

Art Van Furniture is one of the biggest retail success stories in the nation. After five decades of being in business, we've opened over 100 stores across the Midwest. Our beautiful showrooms have become well known for decorating inspiration and a one stop shopping destination.

Our name has also become synonymous with community involvement thanks to our founder, Mr. Art Van Elslander. His priority for giving back has empowered us to donate and give back to our community through our annual Charity Challenge.

From the ground up Mr. Art Van Elslander, Chairman and Founder of Art Van Furniture, began working in a Detroit furniture store as a young man. In just a few short years, he was ready for a bigger challenge and opened his own store in 1959. His founding philosophy was to provide the community with quality furniture at great prices, with always high standards of customer service.

Known then as Art Van’s, Mr. Van Elslander was the sole employee of the store, which featured Danish and contemporary home furnishings. Though Detroit's economy was struggling, the company grew and later the name was changed to the current Art Van Furniture. In 1973, Art Van Furniture moved its headquarters to the 14 Mile location in Warren, where it is still located today.

After 55 years, our family-run business operates 47 Art Van Furniture Stores and 54 PureSleep Mattress Stores in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Ohio.

We Are Art Van

We believe in fostering an inclusive work environment where every associate is viewed as an owner. That means each one of our employees has a voice regardless of their role, and that you can make an impact right from the start.

We also think of our company as a family. We believe in the power of teamwork, and we promote collaboration across every department."Buildings are just brick and mortar. The heartbeat of any organization is its people"   Art Van Elslander  - Chairman

"Buildings are just brick and mortar. The heartbeat of any organization is its people"   Art Van Elslander  - Chairman

Benefits

We offer competitive wages, a comprehensive sales training program, opportunity for advancement and one of the best benefits packages in retail. Our employees enjoy: Company-funded life & disability insurance Paid vacations and holidays. Generous employee furniture discounts, medical and dental insurance with low employee contribution rates, a matched 401K program.

People

At Art Van Furniture, our team members play and integral part in our business and take pride in their work by developing a sense of ownership.

Culture

Art Van Furniture offers a great work environment for high-quality, team oriented, professional people. If you're interested in working at a dynamic company that's committed to offering high customer service, great furniture value and community support, Art Van is the place for you!

Products

We carry the finest furniture and mattress brand names like; Huntington House, Broyhill, La-Z-Boy, Rowe, Lane, Kingsdown, Sealy, Stearns and Foster, King Koil, plus many more!