Ikea is looking for new employees for their new store in Grand Prairie located at State Highway 161 and Mayfield Road. If you’re looking for opportunities customer service, cashiers, warehouse receiving and child play area supervision. The Swedish furniture giant wants to fill 300 positions and candidates can apply online: seeacareerwithus.com
“This location will help bring the unique IKEA family-friendly shopping experience closer to many Dallas-Fort Worth customers who currently may not shop at IKEA Frisco as frequently as we or they would like,” said Lars Petersson, IKEA U.S. president. “The store also will attract new customers from throughout Metroplex who value good design, good function and affordable prices, but have not had a chance yet to shop at IKEA.”
IKEA Grand Prairie will feature nearly 10,000 exclusively designed items, 50 inspirational room-settings, three model home interiors, a supervised children’s play area, and a 450-seat restaurant serving Swedish specialties such as meatballs with lingonberries and salmon plates, as well as American dishes. Other family-friendly features include a ‘Children’s IKEA’ area in the Showroom, baby care rooms, play areas throughout the store, and preferred parking. In addition to the more than 500 jobs that are expected to be created during the construction phase, more than 300 coworkers will join the IKEA family when the new store opens. IKEA Grand Prairie also will provide significant annual sales and property tax revenue for local governments and schools.