BENDERS’ is currently accepting applications for full and part time stylists, cosmetologists, and barbers to lovingly serve this impeccable community.

Who we are:

Our space is more than a salon: It's an assortment of our favorite things brewed together and poured into our favorite mug. We encourage positivity, progressive gender expression, and welcome allies. Our vision is one of inclusivity and community for as many folks as possible. Above all else, we believe in providing excellent services, for an excellent community.

why benders'?

BENDERS' offers competitive commission based rates (for both service and products), as well as booth rental opportunities to support the development of your unique needs. We provide a safe and collaborative work environment, ongoing education, professional development, and a communicative and supportive management staff. We also provide most necessary work supplies to include: custom cutting aprons, custom wet capes, laundry service and towels, styling products and back-bar, REDKEN color, OWAY organic color, beverage services, receptionist, online booking and business cards. We aren't just doing fierce hair, we are impacting the lives of our clients and community. We are empowering ourselves, our staff, and our community while developing a team of boundary busters in the beauty industry.

hiring process:

BENDERS' is looking for hair and makeup artists for commission based positions. Interested applicants should complete an application (linked below) and submit resume to Salonbenders@gmail.com

Job duties:

Provide excellent service to clients while co-creating custom style through: 

  • Study of facial features and projecting potential styles

  • Creation of open communication with client through consultation and active seeking of feedback

  • Recommendation based on income, desire, personal style and comfort level  

  • Analyzing hair condition and providing proper treatment

Contribute to BENDERS’ culture of compassion and expression through:

  • Openness and interest in serving the LGBTQ+ community with excellence

  • Interest in honest and open communication with clients and staff

  • Willingness to work in a highly progressive and feedback oriented environment

Maintain Standards:

  • Following state board standards and legal regulations

  • Obtains revenue by recording and collecting charges

  • General understanding of completing and filing 1099 tax documents

  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing publications (training and support provided.)

Skills & Qualifications:

California cosmetology license must be current and in good standing. Must have competency in craft, openness to feedback and coaching, queer/trans competency (training and support provided). Must be strong in Engaged Listening, Supply Management, Analyzing Information, Customer Focus, Client Relationships, Organization, Creativity, Attention to Detail, Confidentiality, Professionalism, and Verbal Communication.