Restaurant Shift Leader

Rate of payUp to $23.25 per hour

We have an opening for a food service Restaurant Lead at Café Yumm! PDX International Airport in Portland, OR. This is a part-time regularly scheduled position, but may lead to full-time in the future.

The Restaurant Lead helps maintain work flow in the restaurant and ensures compliance with the highest standards of safety, service, cleanliness, food preparation, and food presentation.

Wages & Benefits for Part-time Hourly Leads:

  • Starting base wage of $17.23/hour which increases when training is complete + $6.02/hour in tips (based on a 12 month average of hourly tips from 7/1/2021-6/30/2022).
  • 401(K) plan with employer match
  • Free shift meals
  • Store discounts
  • Subsidized training and certification (e.g., OLCC server permit and ServSafe)
  • Annual discretionary bonuses
  • Shift Differential of +5% of base wage for Team Members starting work before 5am (applies to whole shift).


  • A passion for excellence
  • Superior communication skills
  • Winning Smile
  • Positive Attitude
  • Available to work any shift, including evenings and weekends

Your Education and Experience:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a valid Oregon Food Handlers card
  • Possess a valid Oregon State driver’s license
  • Possess or be able to obtain an OLCC Server Permit
  • Possess or be able to obtain a ServSafe Certificate with a passing score of at least 85%
  • Possession of either High School Diploma or a GED certificate
  • At least six (6) months experience as a waiter or waitress, cook, cashier, or host or hostess, or equivalent related experience is preferred. Preference is given to those who have worked at a Café Yumm! as a Team Member for at least three months


  • Local restaurant focused on sustainable, ethical, and healthy food
  • Mission-centric and growing company that values Team Members as assets 
  • 23 locations across Oregon, Washington, and Idaho
  • Expanding retail grocery business—our famous Yumm! Sauce® and fan-favorite Jalapeno Sesame Salsa

Café Yumm! Purpose

To nourish humanity and the world.

Café Yumm! Mission

To be the leader in providing exceptional products and services which promote a Soul satisfying…Deeply nourishing® lifestyle.

Café Yumm! Values

  • Integrity
  • Enthusiasm
  • Gratitude
  • Respect

Cafe Yumm! PDX International Airport is an equal opportunity employer.

Café Yumm! PDX International Airport complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact People Operations at (541) 683-9866.

Cafe Yumm! - Cafe Yumm! PDX International Airport

7000 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR, 97218