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Portland Fashion Institute, LLC welcomes applications from motivated individuals who seek to fulfill a commitment to personal excellence. Assessment is based on review of the application materials listed, reference and supplemental information from the tour and discussion. We look for the following qualities:

  • Evidence of previously demonstrated skills or aptitudes (e.g. creativity, manual dexterity, formal or informal
    involvement in fashion or sewing).
  • Proven ability to work well with others.
  • Proven ability to set and achieve goals.
  • Proven communication skills, including comprehension of English.
  • Evidence that your intent to attend PFI represents a researched choice that fits with your career and personal goals.

We will contact you by telephone within 1 business day to set a date for a tour and conversation. We will contact you in writing within 5 business days on the results of your application.

Portland Fashion Institute, LLC prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees and applicants for employment on the
bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political
beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any
public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded
by PFI.