FAQ - Employment
Do employees receive discounts on merchandise?
Kirkland’s offers a generous discount to our employees ranging from 20% to 40% depending on positions and tenure with the company.
What types of jobs does Kirkland’s offer?
Kirkland’s is always looking for the best qualified candidates to work on our team. In our stores we have a variety of management positions as well as sales positions. We also offer a wide variety of positions at our Corporate Office/Distribution Center located in Jackson, TN as well as our Corporate Office located in Nashville, TN.
How can I apply for a management position?
Simply view the career section of our website for the latest job opportunities in stores and the corporate offices. You may also call or visit your local store to inquire about job opportunities.
Does Kirkland’s offer internships?
Yes, we do support internships in our corporate offices. We do not however offer internships at the store level; part-time employment may satisfy the needs of most internship programs. Please visit a location near you to inquire about employment opportunities.
Does Kirkland’s require previous retail experience?
Certain positions may require previous retail or management experience. Please visit your nearest location to inquire about job opportunities and to view job descriptions.
Does Kirkland’s offer part time or summer jobs?
Yes, we offer part time, summer, and holiday jobs at Kirkland’s.
Where is the Kirkland’s distribution center located?
Our central distribution center is located in Jackson, TN.
Does Kirkland’s offer stock purchase plans for employees?
Yes, our stock purchase plans are available to employees after completing one year of service and averaging 20 hours per week.
Will Kirkland’s pay for me to relocate?
Kirkland’s may pay for relocation of newly hired employees, depending upon the position.
What is an associate position?
Our associates are the key to success for Kirkland’s. They are the first person to have contact with our customers and help them throughout their shopping experience. This position involves greeting our customers, understanding what the customers needs are, educating the customers about current promotions and product information, suggesting merchandise to satisfy the customers needs and thanking the customer for shopping with us. In addition to customer interaction the associate unloads trucks of Kirkland’s merchandise and keeps the store visually appealing, restocked with merchandise that is placed to Kirkland’s visual standards and correctly priced.