See local Michaels jobs. Full and part time positions. Apply today.About Michaels Michaels is a retail chain that sells arts and crafts supplies. First opened in 1976 in Dallas, Texas, the chain competes with Jo-Ann Stores, Hobby Lobby, AC Moore and Ben Franklin. With 10 private labels and a host of other brand name merchandise, each Michaels store carries more than 40,000 different products, including arts and craft supplies, bakeware, scrapbooking supplies, beads, yarn, picture frames and home d'cor. There are almost 1050 Micheals stores throughout 49 states and Canada. What to Expect When Interviewing The majority of applicants that interview for a position at Michaels report a positive interview experience. Potential employees can expect a fairly straightforward interview process consisting of a face-to-face or group interview with a store manager in which standard interview questions are posed. An example might include a question such as, "What is your favorite product sold at Michaels?" Management positions may be required to take a personality test, be asked to submit to a drug test and participate in a group interview. Potential employees can apply online or in person, and phone interviews are sometimes conducted.