Since 1895 Gillies has been sourcing furnishings from all around the world and delivering to homes all across Scotland. We are an independent family run business and are now one of Scotland’s premier furniture retailers with stores in Aberdeen, Broughty Ferry, Inverness, Perth and a flooring store in Montrose.

Gillies prides itself in offering good value for money across our full range of sofas, dining furniture, beds, bedroom furniture, carpets and flooring, curtains, giftware and accessories; all with quality customer service to back up any purchase.

Recent developments within Gillies have seen a flooring specialist store open in Montrose and large extension to our existing Perth showroom.

If you feel you are self motivated, enthusiastic, customer service driven and would like to work as part of our constantly evolving dynamic team, then please see below for available job opportunities.

We are seeking an apprentice who is keen to learn all aspects of carpet & vinyl, with the intention of becoming a fully qualified fitter and having a career in flooring.

  • The apprentice will be working on-site everyday
  • Learning how to correctly fit all types of carpets & vinyls

The apprentice will work full time with a mentor and be fully supported throughout their training.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good Communication Skills
  • Good Mathematical Aptitude

Personal qualities

  • Hard working
  • Reliable
  • Good standard of presentation
  • Willing to learn new skills

Future prospects

To become a fully qualified fitter and have a career in flooring installation.

Please send your cv to:

Gillies is a long established family business with Home Furnishing Stores throughout the North and East of Scotland.

We are seeking to recruit Warehouse Porters to be based at our Warehouse facility in Dundee. Duties will include assisting with furniture deliveries, and general warehouse duties such as loading, unloading and moving stock.

Candidates must be self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision in a busy and sometimes physically demanding environment.

The position entails working 5 days per week, Monday to Friday (39 hours per week).

Current Driving licence is essential.

Please apply in writing attaching a full c.v. to:

Mr Chris Philp, Distribution Director