BLICK art materials, our dedicated staff support the Visual Art Community, offering the widest selection of art supplies, lowest prices, extraordinary service and integrity. Providing artists, educators, students, and employees the tools, assistance and training needed to reach their creative potential.
How to Get Hired
We asked Blick Art Materials for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.
What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?
An individual that is creative, smart, hardworking and organized fits extremely well into the Blick culture of service and the desire to be part of a successful team.
Blick Art Materials has achieved phenomenal growth, longevity, and industry leadership from the mid- 20th century to the present because we have stayed true to our founding principles, such as: Providing our customers with the best service, selection, product quality, and pricing; Creating a climate that calls forth the best in every employee; diversity, and capitalizing on emerging technologies and opportunities for growth. At Blick, a unique opportunity for professional development includes: Learning about every area of the business; Having significant contact with senior management; Learning state-of-the-art technology; Experiencing proven stability; Directly influencing company performance; and Enjoying an outstanding benefits package.
What can prospective employees do to get your attention?
Blick Art Materials is always interested in interviewing talented people who want to work for a great company. Things that capture our attention are doing well in school and having a creative flair which can be demonstrated. If you're interested in joining our team, please send your resume and a cover letter that includes your career objectives and interests to firstname.lastname@example.org . We always keep resumes on file, so even if we're not hiring at the time you can contact us. We may refer to your resume if we have a future opening in your area of expertise or interest. In your cover letter prospective employees should indicate how and why they have made a positive difference in their community, college or university, and previous employers, and how they hope to bring those positive experiences to Blick Art Materials. Blick Art Materials is an equal opportunity employer.
Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?
Blick Art Materials is always interested in meeting new, interesting, and exciting people. Our retail stores have turnover due to the graduation of our part-time student employees, so we focus on those positions throughout the year. We have expanded our distribution center in Monroe Township, New Jersey, and will be hiring new employees in that facility. We continue to expand our Information Technology and Information Systems teams as the company continues to grow.
What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?
Candidates should go to www.dickblick.com and click on the career section of our website. If there is a position that is of interest and fits their skillset, they should complete the online application that is available there. Candidates can contact us at email@example.com .