Von Maur was founded in 1872 with two simple goals – provide a wide selection of quality merchandise and establish excellent customer service principles by treating every customer like family. Since then, Von Maur has deliberately and steadily grown and expanded the variety of services offered to our customers. Our wide range of customer services include free delivery, complimentary gift wrapping, no questions asked customer return policy, alterations, and an interest free charge card. Today, 35 Von Maur stores are scattered across 15 states: Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma and Wisconsin; and we’re still expanding. Our corporate headquarters and e-commerce facility are located in Davenport, Iowa.
The integrity and values that have pleased our customers for generations also make Von Maur a wonderful place to work. We value the diversity of our employees and each associate contributes in a unique way to our customer’s experience. Von Maur employees are friendly and have a passion for customer service. Being a part of our team requires dedication, enthusiasm and flexibility. Associates are empowered to make decisions, acting in the best interest of the customer.
Our company culture is characterized by a promote from within philosophy. We hire people with the intent to promote them as far as their ability and ambition will take them.
Von Maur provides high quality jobs with excellent benefit packages that have a positive impact on the health, happiness and future of our associates and their families.
A Stock and Housekeeping Associate maintains a clean store environment for customers and employees. Unloads truck of new merchandise and supplies, distributes it to the proper areas, and loads merchandise and supplies onto the truck to go to other store locations. Primary job responsibilities of a Stock & Housekeeping Associate include the following:
-Vacuums assigned portion of carpeted areas daily. Vacuums around edges in dressing rooms and other areas weekly, or as needed. Removes carpet spots as needed.
-Cleans and restocks rest rooms daily. Checks and cleans rest rooms every hour, depending on how busy the store is.
-Cleans entrances, escalators, employee lounges, locker room and restrooms daily.
-Dry mops floors daily. May wet mop floors, or clean floors with scrubbing machine several times a week. Removes spots as needed.
-Collects trash, dumps ash trays, collects and crushes empty boxes daily.
-Unloads truck, sorts new merchandise, and delivers it to the proper department.
-Picks up merchandise to be transferred to another store and loads it on the truck; prepares and loads outgoing truck shipments.