Are you hoping to work at Tavern on Kruse or Uptown Billiards Club, either or both?
Which position(s) are you applying for?
Are you older than 18? 21? (Required 21+ for Uptown Billiards Club, 18+ for Tavern on Kruse)
What are the most important things to you about a restaurant job?
Where else have you done this kind of work? Please list employer, position, how long you were there and a website if available:
If you haven't done this kind of work, what makes you think you'd be good at it?
Other than financially, how will this job fit into your life? What else do you have going or what else are you missing?
When you start training, would you prefer to have a detailed employee manual given to you to study before your first training, shift, or would you rather walk in, look around, ask some basic questions and then wing it? Just pick one way or the other!
On a scale of 1 (low) to 10 (high), how much do you know about wine? You can explain your response if you'd like.
What are your five favorite hangouts around Portland?
What is your favorite book ever and why?
What kind of movies do you find yourself seeing on the big screen most often?
What is your favorite movie ever and why?
How are you currently paying the rent (if you pay rent) and why are you applying for this job?
What do you do for excitement?
What do you do to kill a rainy, windy, miserable afternoon?
Most restaurant employees think to themselves, "I could run this place better than the GM." What skills and talents do you possess that make you think you are capable of running a restaurant/bar?
What's the riskiest thing you've done in your life that paid off? How has that shaped you?
What is the riskiest thing you've done in your life that you've failed at? What did you learn from the experience and would you try it again?
What is your favorite job you've ever had and why?
In overall maturity, in what way(s) did you grow up the most in the years between your first 'social' memories (maybe junior high) and your last years in formal education? What influenced the change?
Describe yourself with 5 one-word descriptions (happy, friendly, honest, etc.)
Describe your favorite and least favorite manager ever:
Tell me a joke
Your rich grandma sends you $250 for your birthday. What do you do with it?
Tell me a story that qualifies you as a winner and not a quitter
Who is the most influential person in you rlife and how have they inspired you?
How many shifts are you looking to work?
Can you share a professional reference and a couple personal references?
What restrictions are there in your availability to work on a weekly basis?
Are there articles about you, galleries, blogs you’ve written, social or professional network profiles, etc. that you think might help you stand above others applying for this job?
Thanks for taking the time to fill this out! It's a monster, we know.