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IKEA Overview

Delft (Netherlands)
10000+ employees
1943
Company - Private
Home Furniture and Houseware Shops
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Competitors

John Lewis & Partners, Argos, B&Q

Founded by Ingvar Kamprad in 1943 as a tiny Swedish mail-order catalog business, today IKEA is a global home furnishing brand that lives in the hearts of the many people. One of the world's top furniture retailers, IKEA sells Scandinavian-style home furnishings ... Read more

Mission: To create a better everyday life for the many people.

Our business idea is to offer a wide range of well-designed, functional home furnishing products at prices so low that as many people as possible will be able to afford ... Read more


Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2020 (#22), 2019 (#18), 2017 (#16)

Top CEOs: 2019 (#4), 2017 (#19), 2016 (#9)

IKEA Reviews

  • "great job for personal growth"

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    Current Employee - Recovery Worker in Calgary, AB
    Current Employee - Recovery Worker in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IKEA part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    easily pick up shifts
    great work environment
    great coworkers
    great benefits
    overall a great place

    Cons

    you can get torn down and feel like nothing
    people can be really rude

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IKEA Photos

IKEA photo of: Ugly Sweater Contest!
IKEA photo of: Even pets are IKEA fans!
IKEA photo of: Interior Design Team at US Service Office
IKEA photo of: Happy Valentine's Day!
IKEA photo of: Celebrating PRIDE month
IKEA photo of: Together we are strong!
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IKEA Interviews

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    Greeter Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boucherville, QC
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at IKEA (Boucherville, QC) in October 2016.

    Interview

    J'ai soumis mon cv en ligne pour ensuite avoir une entrevue téléphonique avec les ressources humaines et une entrevue en personne avec la superviseur de se poste et une personne des ressources humaines

    Interview Questions

    • Quelles sont vos qualitées par rapport a ce travail?   2 Answers
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Company Updates

  • Our long-awaited collaboration with the LEGO Group launches soon, October 1st! We've joined forces to create a playful storage solution called BYGGLEK, a practical yet playful experience that children and adults could enjoy together.

  • At IKEA, we're always looking for ways to creatively use our resources – especially when those resources often become waste. To help reduce air pollution caused by crop burning in northern India, we learned how to transform rice straw into raw material.

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IKEA Awards & Accolades

  • America's Best Employers for Diversity, Forbes, 2018
  • The 100 best companies to work for., Fortune, 2017
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