Jobs at Experiment

At Experiment, we don't think that a resume can tell us everything we need to know about you. We're a team! We want to make sure we know the real you before getting started. 

To apply, please send an email with the subject "Curious About Working at Experiment" to curious@experimentpdx.com Tell us a little bit about why you want to work with us, attach your resume, and include a fun fact about yourself!

Let us know a few dates and times that work for your schedule, and we'll plan a time for an in-person meeting if you and your resume seem like the right fit!

Experiment is seeking sociable, excited, and creative retail and customer service associates.

 

The job requires floating as needed between shop/POS and checking in with and possibly assisting workshop and event customer and helping the bar with mini table service.
 

Part-time, hours negotiable. Wednesday thru Sunday. Requires at least one weekend day. Potential for upward movement and increased managerial duties.
 

This job is for YOU if you are a curious and collaborative nerd who shares Experiment’s vision… 

  • Reliable

  • Cooperative and collaborative

  • Empathetic and communicative

  • Not pretentious

  • Work well with others

  • Capable and trustworthy without supervision

  • Organized and time-efficient

  • Personable

  • Socially tolerant and open-minded

  • Physically and mentally prepared for the requirements of this position

Your Duties & Required Experience

  • Strong customer service background

  • Retail 

  • POS

  • Loss prevention

  • Works well with children and families

  • OLCC servers license preferred but not required

Starting compensation commensurate with prior experience. Raises & bonuses are anticipated and negotiable.

 Retail Associate/Floor Supervisor 

Experiment is seeking potential long-term, creative culinary partners. Includes original menu design.

Part-time to full-time, negotiable. Includes weekends, Wednesday thru Sunday. Duties split between food and kitchen management.

 

Menu to reflect our environment: quirky but casual, sophisticated but simple, for Portland, by Portland.
 

This is an ideal experience for an up-and-coming chef looking to define themselves within a unique and minimalistic niche.

 

This job is for YOU if you are a curious and collaborative culinary nerd who shares Experiment’s vision… 

  • Reliable

  • Cooperative and collaborative

  • Empathetic and communicative

  • Not pretentious

  • Work well with others

  • Capable and trustworthy without supervision

  • Organized and time-efficient

  • Personable

  • Socially tolerant and open-minded

  • Physically and mentally prepared for the requirements of this position

Your Duties & Required Experience

  • Active OLCC and food handler’s licenses

Back Office

  • Sourcing, ordering, and inventory management

  • Pricing and margin conscious

  • Working knowledge of Excel and spreadsheets preferred

Social

  • Working in a shared kitchen space

  • Possible future oversight of employees

  • Some customer interaction

Starting compensation commensurate with prior experience. Raises & bonuses are anticipated and negotiable.

 Creative Kitchen Manager/Chef 

Experiment is seeking experienced and creative bartenders and/or baristas. Serving coffee, tea, non-alcoholic drinks and mocktails, beer on tap, wine, and creative cocktails. 
 

Part-time, hours negotiable from Wednesday thru Sunday. Requires at least one Saturday or Sunday every week.

This job is for YOU if you are a curious and collaborative beverage nerd who shares Experiment’s vision… 

  • Reliable

  • Cooperative and collaborative

  • Empathetic and communicative

  • Not pretentious

  • Work well with others

  • Capable and trustworthy without supervision

  • Organized and time-efficient

  • Personable

  • Socially tolerant and open-minded

  • Physically and mentally prepared for the requirements of this position

Your Duties & Required Experience

  • Active OLCC and food handler’s licenses

Back Office

  • Sourcing, ordering, and inventory management

  • Pricing and margin conscious

  • Working knowledge of Excel and spreadsheets preferred

Use of, and ability to train other employees: 

  • Espresso machine

  • Bar management, organization, clean-up

  • Some food/small plates assembly and table service

  • POS

Social

  • Strong customer service experience

  • Working in a shared bar space

  • Possible future oversight of employees

Starting compensation commensurate with prior experience. Raises & bonuses are anticipated and negotiable.

 Bartender/Barista