Career Opportunities

We are extremely proud to have over 1000+ Aveda Institute Portland graduates who have flourished locally, nationally, and internationally.  We are committed to our Alumni’s success by providing complimentary advanced education, creative outlets, and on-going placement opportunities.  Below are a just a few local salons and spas where you will find an Aveda Graduate!

European Wax Center Vancouver

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 4:23pm

Wax specialist

WAX SPECIALIST JOB RESPONSIBILITIES As a Wax Specialist, you are responsible to uphold the Ultimate Wax Experience at all times. Your performance greatly affects a guest’s entire experience, so it’s important to always provide the highest-quality wax service while maintaining a cheerful and positive attitude. Generally, the Wax Specialists at each location are responsible for: • Providing all waxing services to all of EWC’s guests • Establishing and maintaining professional relationships with guests • Retaining guests through pre-booking • Educating guests on Strut 365™ Product Portfolio • Adhering to the Reservation Book managed by the GS Associate
Rachel Franz
360-255-5580
[email protected]
Hourly/comission/tips/bonus

Sorelle Spa Salon

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 4:41pm

Full Cos and Retail Advisors

We are looking for experienced or newly licensed applicants who have a strong desire to grow quickly in a fun environment. We offer: Advanced training and continued education, flexible work schedules, generous compensation, large built-in clientele, and a wonderful team of non-competitive individual artists who consistently enjoy the benefits of success. Start your new career with us and see what it's like to LOVE YOUR JOB
Emily Powell
[email protected]

British Manor Spa

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 3:13pm

Part-Time Nail Technician

Licensed Nail Technician: We are looking for passionate employees who possess an enthusiastic, positive attitude and wish to provide exceptional guest service. Nail Technician (PT/FT) licensed in the state of Oregon. Must be able to provide upscale customer service and deliver quality natural manicures and spa pedicures. Must have a flexible schedule and willing to work weekends and evenings.
Licensed in Oregon
Tanya
[email protected]
$12 an hour + 20% commission on services

Hand & Stone

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 10:54am

Spa Sales Associate

At Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa, the primary responsibilities of a Sales Associate are to build and maintain customer relationships through excellent service and supporting your team to ensure a successful day. A great opportunity for those who want to develop a career in the Wellness Industry!!

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

-Customer service and client retention

-Meeting sales goals (there is a minimum requirement to sustain employment)

-Detailed product and service knowledge-

-Effectively communicate sales, promotions, and services options with clients

-Execute the daily operational tasks, day-to-day goals and priorities assigned by management.

-Uphold store cleanliness standards

-Scheduling appointments and balancing the daily schedule

-Communicating the continually changing schedule and operational needs with teammates

Job Requirements: -Capable of working flexible hours including nights, weekends and some holidays

-Sales experience with proven results

-Critical thinking skills, including conflict resolution

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills

-A fast learner, with a positive attitude, and remain calm in fast pace environment

-Computer proficient (a knowledge of retail/appointment booking computer systems, a plus.)

-A strong team player with ability to work independently with minimal supervision

-Exceptional organizational and prioritizing ability, high attention to detail, and ability to multi-task

Compensation: Hourly wage plus attractive commissions program.

Guillem or Raven
503-488-6770
25 NW 23rd Pl
Portland, OR 97210
United States
[email protected]
Hourly wage plus attractive commissions program.

Hand & Stone

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 10:51am

Licensed Esthetician

Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa in NW Portland is looking for experienced Estheticians, who can work on weekends and evening shifts (3pm to 9pm).

We are seeking candidates who are professional, enthusiastic, and motivated with excellent communication skills. Hand and Stone consistently delivers the highest quality professional massage services along with exceptional customer service to every client. We are a rapidly growing membership based spa which provides a full menu of massage, facial and hair removal services.

We provide:

-Competitive wages based on tier structure + gratuities

-Medical, dental, vision, life insurance and PTO for FT (30 hours +) employees

-401K with employer match

-AFLAC Supplemental Insurance offered-Free hands on training (Continuing Education Courses)

-Ability to earn complimentary services

-Employment growth opportunitiesABMP & AMTA

-Employee Discount Rates

-Beautiful, upscale and relaxed spa atmosphere

-Flexible and consistent schedules

-Extraordinary location to create a base/steady clientele

-Linen service & hydraulic tables

-Product SuppliesSupportive and motivated co-workers

Job Requirements: -Current Oregon State License and Insurance

-A positive and professional attitude and appearance

-Genuine interest in the well being and satisfaction of your clients

-Punctual and Dependable

Guillem or Raven
503-488-6770
25 NW 23rd Pl
Portland, OR 97210
United States
[email protected]

European Wax Center

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 12:04pm

Wax Specialist – Esthetician

Got a passion for waxing and want to boost your career? Then join our growing family of Wax Specialists at European Wax Center! As an Esthetician Wax Specialist, you’ll be a friendly and passionate team player who can hit the ground running while also building your skills with our comprehensive training program. We’re in the business of Revealing Beautiful Skin, and with your help, you’ll give guests a reason to walk in, and strut out.

To encourage loyal guests, we offer incentives (packages and memberships) and use local and national advertising to promote guest frequency. And to ensure your guests always receive the best results, European Wax Center has an exclusive line of skin and brow-care retail products.

• A licensed Esthetician or Cosmetologist in your Oregon, willing to learn new techniques. • A positive, friendly, upbeat and personable demeanor. • A professional appearance at all times. • Capability to do all types of body waxing. • Ability to work in a fun, fast-paced environment. • Ability to work flexible days and hours. • Sales experience is preferred.

Compensation: Hourly + Commission on services / products + tips !

KIMBERLY BOWER
5035744573
3270 sw cedar hills blvd
Beaverton, OR 97005
United States
[email protected]
Hourly + Commission on services / products + tips

Red Carpet Nails

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 4:07pm

Nail Technician

Red Carpet Nails is looking for a professional nail technician with a good attitude, energetic, and a strong work ethic. Must have passion, motivation, and impeccable customer service and communication skills.

Must be:

  • Responsible / Dependable
  • Punctual
  • Trustworthy
  • Detail Oriented
  • Creative
  • Talented / Passionate
  • Superior Communication / Customer Service Skills
  • Experience with Acrylic nail
  • Self Driven / Self Motivated / Self starter
  • Independent
  • Team Player
  • Licensed in Oregon
  • Aesthetic license is a plus

Perks Include:

  • All supplies and most equipment provided for you
  • Flexible hours
  • Plenty of parking
  • Free salon Wi-Fi
  • Your nails & pedicure FREE :)
  • Team work and relaxed work environment

Come to work with a passion

Sydney Le
9713738642
9224 sw beaverton hillsdale hwy, Red Carpet Nails
Beaverton, OR 97005
United States
[email protected]
Commission 50% + tips

Zenana Spa and Wellness Center

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 3:12pm

We are looking for professional, friendly and capable nail technicians to join our team. We are a very established spa and wellness center with a focus on the pregnant and parenting family. As such we utilize Zoya nail lacquer and CND shellac. Our products are natural and non-toxic so you will not find any acrylic or strong scents here. If you truly enjoy connecting and nurturing people and work well independently and as part of a small dynamic team then we could be a great match!

1+ years experience Proficient in Shellac and all nail care Interested in nail art/creative design. Oregon Cosmetology License Must be available to work Saturdays.Paid hourly training then competitive commission on services and products sold.

Jacquelynne Stratton
5032386262
2024 SE Clinton St
Portland, OR 97202
United States
[email protected]
Commission

Magnum Opus

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:09am

Stylist – Apprentice

At Magnum Opus we offer an extended apprentice program. The apprenticeship is paid and Full time. Apprentices work Tuesday – Saturday. On Tuesdays we hold class all day. Our curriculum is a combination of theory, and hands on, as well as an opportunity for them to take their own clients as well. Wednesday through Saturday they will be on the floor assisting our senior stylists. The completion of the apprentice program is comprehensive and depends on the technical skill and eagerness of the individual. Once completed we offer life insurance, health insurance, 401K options, paid vacation and parking allowance

Molly Madden
503-228-1918
1415 NW Savier St
Portland, OR 97209
United States
[email protected]

PS Salon and Spa- Hair Stylist Needed

Monday, January 16, 2017 - 5:44pm

Hair Stylist- Built-In Clientele

PS Salon and Spa is seeking an experienced, organized, reliable and licensed Cosmetologist to enrich the lives of seniors in beautiful salons at upscale communities and provide services to residents, family members and employees. Caregiving experience is not necessary but a plus! We offer commission based pay on premium pricing.

 

 

The Benefits of Working With Us +

• Non-traditional salon hours. No evenings and most salons are not open weekends.
• Flexible, part-time schedules.
• Built-in clientele right outside the doors of the salon.
• Employee status. We do not have independent contractors. This means that all employees are insured under us and we pay part of the employment taxes.
• Fast-growing company. We currently operate over 500 salons across the country. As we continue to expand there are opportunities for advancement

• Active State Cosmetology license
• Experience as a Hair Stylist
• The ability to perform basic manicures and pedicures

Naomi Torres
97201
SW Terwilliger Blvd
Portland, OR 97201
United States
[email protected]
Commission

European Wax Center

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 4:16pm

Wax Specialists/Front Desk Sales Associates

We are hiring licensed estheticians and cosmetologists to join Our brand new Vancouver Center that is set to open November 2016!

No experience? That's ok…we provide extensive training with our unique Comfort Wax. You'll also love building your skills to achieve the ultimate wax experience.

We offer benefits and great compensation. Join our growing family of waxperts at European Wax Center--the world's leading experts in comfortable and healthy body waxing!

As a Wax Specialist, you'll be a passionate and friendly team player who can hit the ground running.To encourage loyal guests we offer incentives and use local and national advertising to promote guest frequency. We bring them to you! And to ensure your guests always receive the best results, European Wax Center has an exclusive line of skin and brow-care retail products.

Must be a licensed Esthetician or Cosmetologist in Washington

         Be willing to learn new techniques

         Be positive, upbeat and personable

         Be self-motivated

         Be punctual

         Be a team player

         Maintain a professional appearance at all times

         Willing to do all types of body waxing

         Able to work in a fun, fast-paced environment

         Ability to work flexible days and hours

         Have reliable transportation

         Applicant must be available to work at least one weekend day.

Rachel Franz
704-771-5005
11909 SE Mill Plain Blvd
Vancouver, WA 98684
United States
[email protected]
Hourly/Commission/Tips/Bonus opportunities

European Wax Center

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 4:10pm

Wax Specialist

Want to boost your career? Want to work for a company that provides Amazing benefits and competitive pay? At European Wax Center you can make between $35,000-$50,000+ a year !!!!

We are hiring licensed estheticians and cosmetologists to join Our North West 23rd Place Center in the heart of downtown Portland!

No experience? That's ok…we provide extensive training with our unique Comfort Wax. You'll also love building your skills to achieve the ultimate wax experience.

We offer benefits and great compensation. Join our growing family of waxperts at European Wax Center--the world's leading experts in comfortable and healthy body waxing!

As a Wax Specialist, you'll be a passionate and friendly team player who can hit the ground running.To encourage loyal guests we offer incentives and use local and national advertising to promote guest frequency. We bring them to you! And to ensure your guests always receive the best results, European Wax Center has an exclusive line of skin and brow-care retail products.

   Must be a licensed Esthetician or Cosmetologist in Oregon

         Be willing to learn new techniques

         Be positive, upbeat and personable

         Be self-motivated

         Be punctual

         Be a team player

         Maintain a professional appearance at all times

   Willing to do all types of body waxing

         Able to work in a fun, fast-paced environment

         Ability to work flexible days and hours

         Have reliable transportation

        Applicant must be available to work at least one weekend day.

Kyle
5 NW 23rd Place
Portland, OR 97210
United States
[email protected]
35,000-50,000

Zenana Spa and Wellness Center

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 3:34pm

Nail Technician

 Licensed Nail Technician We are looking for a professional, friendly and capable nail technician to join our team. We are a very established spa and wellness center with a focus on the pregnant and parenting family. As such we utilize Zoya nail lacquer and CND shellac. Our products are natural and non-toxic so you will not find any acrylic or strong scents here. If you truly enjoy connecting and nurturing people and work well independently and as part of a dynamic team then we could be a great match!

Oregon Cosmetology License Must be available Saturdays and OR Sundays Desired: 1+ years experience Proficient in Shellac and all nail care Interested in nail art/creative

Jacquelynne Stratton
5032386262
2024 SE Clinton St
Portland, OR 97202
United States
[email protected]
Paid hourly training then competitive commission on services and products sold.

Jouvence Aveda

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:34am

New Talents

We are a teaching salon and have a strong New Talent Education Program All education training is paid by Jouvence while in the program

Flexibility and desire to learn and grow

Daniel Bensimon
1101 S Joyce Street
1101 S Joyce Street
Arlington, VA 22202
United States
[email protected]
$8-$10 an hour

Urban Waxx

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:27am

Licensed Esthetician

Are you looking for your new career? Your dream job? Your new home away from home? Here it is!

Urban Waxx is Portland and Eugene's premier wax only salon. We value an over the top guest service experience, and we have fun while we are doing it. We wax all day every day, and there is no one better than us.

Take a minute to fall in love with our brand, culture and your future team while you learn more about why we are the perfect fit for each other! Check out our website at www.urbanwaxx.com and browse our reviews at www.yelp.com

We are Urban Waxx, a wax only salon, and we seek excellence in every thing that we do. We focus on one thing, waxing, and it's our mission to have the absolute best Licensed Estheticians and customer service team in the business. While previous salon experience is preferred at our company, it's not a requirement--if you're extra special, we want to talk to you! Urban Waxx is a fun, exciting, fast paced, and most important, team focused environment. We hire only Estheticians with a great attitude. Period.

This is a commissioned, full time job, and you will be expected to work in one or three of our locations, depending on need, and on weekends. An open schedule is a must!

To Apply: Respond to this post with your cover letter, resume, and references or stop in to one of our locations with your cover letter, resume and references. Our Esthetics Director, Mindy, will call you to set up an interview. We cannot wait to meet you!

Mindy Good
1036 NW 18th Ave
Portland, OR 97209
United States
[email protected]
Service Commission & Retail Commission

The Healing Den of Salem

Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:24am

Esthetician or Masseuse

Opening in mid-July! A new Luxury Spa and Healing Center located at 1900 Hines Street. Two turn-key treatment rooms available. Now interviewing for an Esthetician and a Masseuse.

Rachel Zeeb
5035102338
1900 Hines St.
Salem, OR 97302
United States
[email protected]

Dosha Salon Spa

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 3:41pm

Hiring Full-Time Cosmetologist

We are looking for individuals that share the same passion and commitment to superior guest service. We offer a beautiful atmosphere, on-going education, paid vacation & health insurance. We also offer motivated individuals room to grow in their careers, nurturing a long and mutually beneficial working relationship. Dosha is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Dosha Salon Spa is proud to be a leader in the beauty industry. We are a local company that is not too big, or not too small, but just right. We have the power of 6 locations to support one another, but at the same time allowing each location to show its own flavor/style. We have developed a strong structure that we believe guides & supports our technicians to ensure professional enrichment and longevity. We are proud to be standing solid after 24 years in business! 
  • Continued Education: Dosha is committed to continued education for all of our employees. We bring in numerous renowned and talented leaders of the industry to grow our technicians at all levels. As our industry grows and changes, we are dedicated to remain at the forefront of that movement. Dosha Salon Spa believes continued education is a cornerstone to the success of meeting the Dosha core values: excellence, professionalism, and growth. Our education program is ever changing with the needs of our individual team members.
  • Strong Clientele Base: Dosha has been providing superior service to our guest for over a decade. In this time we have acquired a very loyal client base. With their support, we are able to help grow relationships between our strong client base and our technicians allowing new and beneficial experiences for all.
  • Quality Products: All of the Dosha salons carry the natural and organic Aveda products.
  • Marketing and Advertising: We believe it is both the responsibility of a company and team member to work together to market your individual services. We are committed to supporting our team members with electronic, print, and social media media.

To apply: please fill out our online application at www.dosha.org or submit a resume via fax (503) 294.6433 or drop by one of our six locations!

[email protected]
Starting Hourly. 3 months Commission.