Join our Team – If you’re interested in working at Second Use, please send a resume and cover letter to email@example.com
The staff at Second Use brings a sense of professionalism and creativity to every retail transaction and jobsite interaction. Our diverse backgrounds have helped build Second Use into one of the most successful and innovative salvage companies in the country.
Once had a career in tribology
Has been a member of the salvage lifestyle since 1975 and he actually enjoys composting
Customer Service & Front-End
Made sock monkeys for a living and didn't go to kindergarten on Fridays because she'd go to estate sales with her mom
Salvage Services Lead
In 2006, quit everything to travel with his family in a VW camper for a year. He highly recommends it
Has climbed to the top of all the tall buildings in Portland
Likes to be fed like a king
Store & Salvage Crew
Background in residential remodel services. Enjoys family, food, and outdoor adventures. Thrilled to be a part of the Second Use team.
Weekend Store Manager
Happy when he has a coffee, his cat, a good book and his hatchet all within reach
Retired ghost writer
Midwestern roots, Niel Young tendencies
Trained to be a long distance athlete
Has watched, enjoyed, and owns every season of Sanford and Sons
Store Crew/Know it All
Voted “Best Male Dancer,” twice
Escaped from the ivory tower to do what he loves best-- work with his hands and keep perfectly useful things out of the landfill
New and enthused
Customer Service Specialist
Upcycler, philosopher, monkey
Lives by the motto, "If you ain't laughing, you're not livin'."
Mary Anne Carter
Enjoys people, places, and things, in that order.
Learned from his dog Buddy that people, as much as trees, come here to flourish in their second lives
Graduated from WSU School of Engineering and Architecture and tends to collect things that hold other things
Weekend Cashier and Directions Giver
Taj Schade started verb ending in -ing at Second Use many plural noun ago. When she was younger she thought she may verb or possibly verb. Instead she decided to study topic at college so she could learn about noun.
Resident database and Mac geek
Controls all of our technical systems but refuses to get a cell phone (even an iPhone!)
Receiving/Buckstopper & Answer Guy
Used to be a teacher
Uses his power for good, not evil