Military Hiring Event | Boston Hiring Expo with the Boston Red Sox
DATE: May 16, 2018
TIME: 11:00am - 2:00pm
TIME: 11:00am - 2:00pm
MILITARY HIRING EVENT
At the Boston Hiring Expo with the Boston Red Sox, you’re invited to connect directly with recruiters and hiring managers from IKEA and other local and national companies of all sizes.
This event is FREE and is open to:
- Active duty service members
- Guard and reserve veterans
- Military spouses
Don’t miss this
chance to learn about career opportunities at the IKEA Stoughton, MA Retail Store.
DATE: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
TIME: 11:00am to 2:00pm
4 Yawkey Way
Boston, MA 02215
See map: Google Maps
All registered veteran and military spouse job seekers who attend the hiring expo are eligible to receive up to two free tickets to attend the evening's game between the Red Sox and the Oakland A's.
This hiring event is being conducted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Department of Labor Veterans’ Employment and Training Service (DOL VETS), the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the American Legion, Goodwill Industries International, NBC News, and other local partners.
COME SEE A CAREER WITH IKEA
IKEA BENEFITS: Our benefits package is just one way that we aim to make IKEA a Great Place to Work. Our offer includes a competitive health care plan (for co-workers who work more than 20 hours a week), a generous 401(k) plan, an additional retirement plan called “Tack” (the Swedish word for “thank you”), tuition assistance, a co-worker discount, a co-worker meal deal, a generous paid-time off package, and more.
A POSITIVE TEAM SPIRIT: We're a diverse group of down-to-earth, straightforward people with a passion for home furnishing. We come from all over the world but we share an inspiring vision: “to create a better everyday life for the many people”.
We want to help you prepare and GET HIRED!
How should I prepare for the interview?
Be ready to talk about your work history, what position you are interested in and why you'd be a good fit. It also helps to know our core values and to tell us why you want to work at IKEA. Learn more about IKEA values.
What qualities does IKEA look for in every candidate? We want to hire people who are interested in home furnishings, are attracted by our company values, and are friendly and willing to go the extra mile for our customers. Each position requires different skills, education, and proficiencies.
What do you expect candidates to know about IKEA before an interview?
Since we are a retail [outlet], we expect candidates to have visited the store or checked us out online prior to the interview. We want to hire people with an enthusiasm for our business and an interest in home furnishings, so we expect to hear that in the interview.