Our “Careers with Heart” series continues as we chat with Jamal Smith about his long journey from college student and Hurricane Katrina evacuee to his career as an Information Systems Support Engineer here at The Container Store. How did you come to work for The Container Store?It’s a long story, but here goes! I’m originally from New Orleans, and in 2005 I was working two retail jobs and going to college. During Hurricane Katrina (which made landfall on my dad’s birthday!), my family migrated
In our blog series Careers with Heart we’re spotlighting some fascinating people and the jobs they do here at The Container Store. Retail is an industry that allows you to pick any passion and pursue it down an exciting (and sometimes surprising) career path, filled with endless opportunities—nowhere is this more true than at The Container Store.