Full Time-Time Shop Keeper - SE Portland, OR

We're Hiring: Full Time Shop Keeper - SE Portland, OR

The Meadow is looking for a full-time Shop Keeper (30 - 40 hours/week) that will work at our SE Hawthorne shop in Portland, Oregon. Reliable transportation and weekend availability is a must. 

Our perfect candidate has the following attributes:
● Superb verbal communication skills
● Ability to work independently for hours on end
Must have:
● 1+ year of retail experience required
● Reliable transportation
● Must be available to work weekends


Your schedule is:

Friday, Saturday, Sunday


● 12pm OR 2pm to 7:15pm (depending on season)
● Shifts overlap with another shop keeper for 4 hours
Monday & Tuesday
● 10:45am to 7:15pm
● Shifts are solo

Our Benefits:

● 401k with matching employer contributions
● 40 hours of PTO (after 1 year), increasing every year to a maximum of 120 hours
● Health and vision insurance (after 60 days)
● Jar of craft salt every payday so you can cook and eat like a Sultan of Salt
● An artisan chocolate bar of choice every payday
● Yearly staff retreats after 400 days working - we've been to Bend, OR, Guatemala and more recently, Mexico City!

Your Homework:

If you made it this far and are hungry to learn more, we'd love to hear from you. Please include answers to these three questions along with your cover letter and resume.
1. What is your favorite part about working retail, and why?
2. Why should we care about where our food comes from?
3. Describe in 150 words the last really great meal you had.

To be considered for this position, please drop off your resume and cover letter responding to the questions above in person at 3731 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97214 between the hours of 11am and 5pm or email us at kaitlin @ themeadow . com. Applications without a resume and cover letter responding to these four questions will not be reviewed. If you need to make other arrangements, please contact us directly.
Date Posted: March 21, 2022