Dillard’s Inc. is a department store chain operating in about 30 states in United States with more than 300 locations. It was founded by William T Dillard. The company had grown considerably by acquiring other stores over a period of time. The company went public in 1969 on American Stock Exchange. The company continued to grow through acquisition till 1998. It acquired the Mercantile Store Co. Inc in 1998 which is the largest acquisition by the company bringing several chain under its control. After this, there was not much growth through acquisition, in 2001 in Utah & Idaho four locations from ZCMI and eight locations of Montgomery Ward (a defunct chain in Iowa and Utah) were acquired. Dillard’s Travel, a division of company which operated from 43 location was closed in 2008. The company is currently headquartered at Little Rock, Arkansas and now traded as DDS on NYSE.
Dillard’s offers excellent career opportunities in store operation and management at over 300 location in various states of United States. Those who are looking for the employment opportunities in stores they can view the current locations in US where it is operating. You can find a location using the store locator from the website of company. There are many positions for which you can apply in person by visiting the store. When you visit the store you also get know and about the culture at stores and can learn from the experience of associates and decide which job is the right for you. Texas & Florida are the two states with large number of stores, most of the stores are located here.Whether you are looking for the jobs in Houston, Charlottee, Tucson, Canton, Jordan Creek, San Antonio, Tampa, Atlanta, Austin, Memphis or at Dillard’s headquarter at Little Rock, AR or any other city, you can explore the open positions online.
Open positions are published online and candidates looking for the career opportunities can browse the current jobs opening by visiting the official website. Job seekers can register and apply online and submit their Resume/CV to company. You can browse the current open positions to find a suitable job matching your qualification using the keyword and other filters. If you are looking for the entry level positions then you can search the hourly positions and full time jobs depending on the availability of time you have in hand for the job. Store management jobs generally requires college degree and prior experience while entry level positions are generally open to all where no specific skill is needed.
The company also offers jobs at it headquarter and most of these are senior positions. Administrative & Clerical positions are also available at corporate office. If you are an experienced professional then you are likely to find a suitable senior positions with company’s headquarter at Little Rock. Specialized jobs in the field of HR, Marketing, IT, Legal, Real Estate, Loss Prevention, Finance & Accounts etc are filled at the headquarter. Whether you are looking for the store leadership or any other job you can browse the current open positions by visiting the careers link from the official website. Here are some of the jobs which are in much demand among the job seekers.
- Customer Service Associate
- Dock Associate
- Security Associate
- Sales Associate
- Electronics Repair Technician
- Clearance Center Associate
- Sales Manager
- Cosmetic Sales Associate
- Security Officer
- Sales Manager
- Delivery Driver
- Cosmetic Sales Manager
How to Search & Apply Online for Dillard’s Jobs
- Go to the official website – www.dillards.com
- Visit the “Careers” link on bottom navigation bar to search the current open positions (It takes you to another website; currently all jobs are advertised on Monster.com)
- Click on the Job Title to view details such as locations, mode of applying, requirement etc.
- Hit the Apply Now button to complete the online job application process. If you have saved profile then you can use that.
- To access your job profile, login with your email id and password and if you do have one, then create your job profile.