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!

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]

LunchBOX (A WAXING SALON)

Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:50am

Waxologist

Chic? Cheeky? Hip? Unique? Is that you? That's us, too!

LunchBOX (A WAXING SALON) is hiring a waxologist for our growing Lake Oswego location. Must have a current esthetician / cosmetologist license. You'll receive free, comprehensive training in the specially designed LunchBOX speed-waxing technique. Training begins the week of June 6.

For us, it's not just about the license and the training. Our waxologists must have that innate ability to make people feel comfortable, important and welcome. We look for people who can light up a room and show grace under pressure.

*Able to perform a complete array of waxing services for men and women *Be positive, friendly, upbeat and personable to guests and staff *Able to maintain a professional appearance during working hours *Able to work in a fast-paced environment *Willing to work flexible days and hours *Grow guest base with self-marketing and participation in salon marketing initiatives

Waxologist
503-387-3085
4859 Meadows Road suite 159
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
United States
[email protected]
Competitive pay. Dynamic team. Great location. Fun clientele.

Salon Nyla

Friday, April 29, 2016 - 11:47am

Fully Licensed Stylist

SALON NYLA is committed to providing outstanding customer service, pursuing advanced levels of education and training. We've created an environment of relaxation and serenity through staff teamwork and professionalism.

Benefits:
• Discounts on all Aveda products
• Working in a fun environment
• Being part of a successful team
• Commission and retail bonus
• Clientele Men-Women-Children-Seniors
Part-time or full-time? Full and part-time positions are available. We are open Tuesday – Saturday, Tuesday 10-4, Wednesday – Saturday 10-7
To Apply:
You can apply in person or email your resume to [email protected].
About the Company: Visit the company website at www.salonnyla.com
Here’s what we’re looking for:
• A licensed Stylist and Nail tech (Esthetician License a plus)
• Be willing to learn new techniques
• Be positive, upbeat and personable
• Maintain a professional appearance at all times
• Ability to work flexible days and hours
• Have reliable transportation
• Self-promoting – Salon Marketing 

Nyla Thomas
503-517-8512
10222 East Burnside st
Portland, OR 97216
United States
[email protected]

Oranj Studio

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:14am

Salon Assistant for Artistic Director

Selected Salon Assistants must be licensed in the state Oregon to be eligible for employment. Previous experience within a salon environment is not required. The Salon Assistant will mainly help our Artistic Director by mixing color, recording client formulas, shampooing and blow-drying clients. When not assisting the Artistic Director, you will attend to other stylists, as well as, the front desk. The Salon Assistant job duration will last a minimum of three months and can go longer depending on an individual's ability to progress with salon knowledge. During this time, salon management and the Artistic Director will continue to evaluate your performance in consideration for entry into our Apprenticeship Program. Accepting the Salon Assistant position does not guarantee entrance into the Apprenticeship Program. To become an Oranj Studio stylist, you must be able to maintain the highest standards when performing all guest services and studio responsibilities. Your personality will ideally reflect the culture of Oranj Studio showing passion, creativity and motivation to become a top stylist within the industry.

Hair Design or Cosmetologist license in Oregon. Previous salon experience a plus, but not necessary

Tamara or Eric
0762 SW Gaines
Portland, OR 97239
United States
[email protected]
9.50 per hour

Venus Allure Salon and Spa

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:11am

Hairstylist/Nail Tech

Venus Allure Salon and Spa currently has two openings: A Nail Tech and A Hair Stylist. As a growing salon and spa we can offer our employees marketing and networking opportunities that will allow you to grow. We are looking for talented, eager people who want to work closely with a team. Building a clientele takes time and money and together it can happen faster. We are a high end salon and expect only the best from our stylists so be prepared to bring your A game!

License in your field

Shannon Balcer
503-841-6368
811 SE Belmont St
811 SE Belmont St, OR 97214
United States
[email protected]
Negotiable

Eyebrow Plus

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:09am

Threader

You will be trained how to thread full face along with tinting eyebrows and eyelashes! It is a flexible part time position that is paid hourly, commission and tips. We have a cute boutique located in Pioneer square mall downtown, that we keep clean and friendly for our routine customers. This is a great first step into your new career in esthetics. Feel free to come in to see us anytime and fill out an application.

You are required to be a licensed esthetician.

Sheri
503-222-0945
340 SW Morrison suite 1410
Portland, OR 97204
United States
[email protected]
Hourly, commission and tips

European Wax Center

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:07am

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.

Benefits:

• Discounts on all retail products. • Great referral program. • Free Body Waxing. • A fun, well-managed, successful work environment. • Career Growth. • Hourly wage, commission and bonus program.

To Apply:

Email contact information, hours of availability, and resume to [email protected]

About the Company:

Visit us at www.waxcenter.com and discover how European Wax Center is committed to “Revealing Beautiful Skin!” You can also fill out an application online by visiting www.waxcenter.com/careers.

• A licensed Esthetician or Cosmetologist in 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.

Allison Armstrong
(503)974-4056
8964 SE SUNNYSIDE ROAD
Portland, OR 97015
United States
[email protected]
Compensation: Hourly + Commission on services / products + tips

Kohls

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:04am

Beauty Advisor

All applications are available online at snagajob.com , just type “kohls” into the search bar and look for the Vancouver location.

Full-time and part-time positions positions open. Look for further detail of description on snagajob.com

360-546-3369
9312 ne 5th ave
Vancouver, WA 98665
United States
[email protected]
Starting above minimum wage with incentives

European Wax Center

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:02am

Esthetician Wax Specialist

We have 4 European Wax Center in the Portland Metro Area and we are hiring at all locations!!!!

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.

Benefits:

Discounts on all retail products.
Great referral program.
Free Body Waxing.
A fun, well-managed, successful work environment.
Career Growth.
Hourly wage, commission and bonus program.

To Apply:

Email contact information, hours of availability, and resume to [email protected]

About the Company:

Visit us at www.waxcenter.com and discover how European Wax Center is committed to “Revealing Beautiful Skin!” You can also fill out an application online by visiting www.waxcenter.com/careers.

Here’s what we’re looking for:

A licensed Esthetician or Cosmetologist in your state, 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.

Allison Armstrong
503-342-2043
17773 Lower Boones Ferry Road
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
United States
[email protected]
Hourly+Commission on Retail and Services

European Wax Center

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 9:59am

Guest Service Associate

LOVE TO HELP OTHERS LOOK AND FEEL FAB? JOIN OUR TEAM!

Love to help others look and feel fab? Then turn your passion into a rewarding role with the growing team at European Wax Center! We’re in the business of Revealing Beautiful Skin, and with your help, we’ll give guests a reason to walk in, and strut out.

As a Guest Service Associate, you’ll have the drive and dedication to hit the ground running. Our comprehensive training will provide you with all the tools you will need and to show our appreciation, we offer great pay and performance incentives throughout your career!

Benefits:

Discounts on service and all retail products.
Great referral program.
A fun, well-managed, successful work environment.
Hourly wage plus performance incentives.

Part-time or full-time?
This role is perfect for those looking for part-time opportunities. We are open 7 days a week and offer day and night shifts.

To Apply:
Email contact information, hours of availability, and resume to [email protected]

About the Company:
Visit us at www.waxcenter.com and discover how European Wax Center is committed to “Revealing Beautiful Skin.” You can also fill out an application online by visiting www.waxcenter.com/careers.

Here’s what we’re looking for:

Ability to work weekends, day, and night shifts.
A positive, friendly, upbeat and personable demeanor.
A professional appearance at all times.
Ability to work in a fun, fast-paced environment.
Sales experience is preferred.

Tiffany Dyal
503-893-9929
5 NW 23rd Place
portland, OR 97210
United States
[email protected]
Hourly + Commission

Victor Hugo Salon

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 9:57am

Co-Designer / Stylist

Entry Level , Co-Designer , Just from get go , you will be introduced the latest techniques on different blow dry with Sassoon , Tony&Guy and BumbleandBumble.
We welcome you to challenge our program for you to go Up Levels within months. We are ready to share our success " Best Award Winner Hair Salon in 2015 " with you by you becoming well educated in the craft and sustained with strong clientele.

We are looking forward to meet with you.

Ambitious , Goal Oriented and Ready to take your career to the next level. Start at $12 an hour and imagine much more within months

Neptune Aysan
5036997799
17050 Pilkington Rd Suite 110
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
United States
[email protected]
start at $12 an hour

Be Smooth

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 9:53am

Esthetician

We are looking for an upbeat, fun person to join our team as we are not your typical relaxing spa.
You will be doing a lot of waxing (Brazilians and eyebrows) few facials, spray tan, body treatments...

No calls, please email your resume. 

Candidate will need to have at least 2 year work experience waxing especially in brazilian waxing, be a fast and neat waxer and comfortable promoting other services and home regimen.
The position is 3/4 time (30-35 hours)

Compensation: hourly+tips+ retail commission

Helene LAwless
503 3601178
120 NW 13th ave
Portland, OR 97209
United States
[email protected]
hourly+tips+ retail commission

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.