The Jasmine Pearl Tea Company is a rapidly growing company seeking to hire creative, focused individuals to embrace a variety of tasks.

POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Delivery Driver
Tea Shop Retail Associate

Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit a cover letter and resume in-person at The Jasmine Pearl: 724 NE 22nd Ave Portland, OR 97232. Alternately, you can also email us your resumé and cover letter. For questions, contact us at 503.236.3539 or mail@thejasminepearl.com.


Delivery Driver

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Four days a week, you will deliver The Jasmine Pearl’s tea orders to wholesale customers. This involves plotting a route, recording mileage during the execution of deliveries, paperwork coordination of each delivery, running errands and purchasing teashop supplies (milk, flowers, etc).

SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Each team member is assigned core responsibilities. However, all employees should expect to assist in other aspects of business operations on an as-needed basis. Secondary duties may include, but are not limited to: checking stock at a delivery destination, and helping to make tea sample packs.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD HAVE:

  • Valid Oregon Driver's License
  • An excellent driving record.
  • Strong customer service skills. Must work well with - and enjoy - engaging the general public.
  • Interest in learning extensively about tea.
  • Flexibility with schedule but must be available Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.
  • Positive and helpful attitude.
  • Own vehicle a strong plus but not a requirement.
  • Delivery driver experience also a plus.

Position is part-time at $14/hr.

Prior tea knowledge is not required. However, a legitimate interest in tea culture and history is important. Employee will be offered tea training.

Tea Shop Retail Associate

The primary duties of the Tea Shop Retail Associate will be to staff our retail tea shop, which involves educating and serving teas to customers and merchandising and selling products in our retail space. Currently, the position requires availability during the weekend and some weekdays.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Serving teas and speaking intelligently about The Jasmine Pearl’s products and services. Providing exceptional service to new and existing customers is an important part of these duties. A day may also include assisting staff with their tasks, as well as maintaining cleanliness and orderliness around the tea shop.

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Greeting retail customers, serving tea and ringing up retail transactions.
  • Merchandising teaware in shop and keeping shelves stocked.
  • Keeping retail space and tea bar clean, tidy, and presentable.

SECONDARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Each team member is assigned core responsibilities. However, all employees should expect to assist in other aspects of business operations on an as-needed basis. Secondary duties include, but are not limited to: tea demonstration during events and general administrative duties.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD HAVE:

  • Retail and/or food service background.
  • Strong customer service skills. Must work well with - and enjoy - engaging the general public.
  • Interest in learning extensively about the subject of tea and the desire to become a tea expert.
  • Basic computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office.
  • Flexibility with schedule. Applicant must be willing to work weekends.
  • Positive and helpful attitude.

Position is part-time. Compensation is hourly and dependent on experience.

Prior tea knowledge is not required. However a legitimate interest in tea culture and history is important. Employee will be given extensive tea training. Basic QuickBooks training will also be provided.