Work at Upstairs Circus

Positions Available

Join the Circus as a Creative Assistant

Are you a D.I.Y. Project Loving, Outgoing Creative who has Service Industry Experience?

We may have the job for you!

Upstairs Circus is always looking for friendly, smart, people-loving individuals who have a passion for creating and a track record of success in the service industry.

Match this description? We invite you to apply to Join the Circus as part-time Creative Assistant; a Team Member who to helps patrons at our Project Socials, events and assists with other Upstairs Circus duties.

Upstairs Circus is a creative entertainment venue (bar-meets-shop-class). The slogan “Create, Drink & Be Merry” covers it all: Upstairs Circus patrons make D.I.Y. projects, enjoy libations and have a great time while doing both.

Responsibilities May Include:
– Providing excellent customer service to all patrons
– Checking customers into Project Socials
– Welcoming patrons and directing them as needed
– Handing out project kits and tools
– Acting as a “Project Assistant” to patrons in the shop, giving tips and tricks to customers to ensure each patron leaves happy with a successful project
– Bringing a sense of liveliness to events
– Acting as a bartender when needed
– Shop and bar set-up and clean-up
– Responsible liquor service, including beer, wine and cocktails
– Working various daytime retail hours and normal night and weekend hours
– Inventory assistance

– Available nights and weekends (specifically Saturday)
– Service industry experience (server or bartender preferred)
– 21 years or older
– Friendly and outgoing personality
– Responsible self-starter
– Problem solver
– Must love all things Art, Design and D.I.Y. related
– TIPS (Responsible Alcohol Service) Certification

To apply to a location near you, please send the following items to the location email near you (emails listed below application requirements):
– Cover letter (or cover email)
– Resume
– Picture of a DIY, art or design project you have completed

Location emails:
– Austin – atx at upstairscircus dot com
– Denver Lower Downtown – lodo at upstairscircus dot com
– Denver Tech Center – dtc at upstairscircus dot com
– Minneapolis – mpls at upstairscircus dot com


Please note: Hiring is location driven; your chosen location may not be hiring at the time we receive your application. If your chosen location is not hiring, your application will still be considered for future employment; your location will respond within 2 weeks, no matter if we are hiring or not.