Portland Parks and Recreation

Portland Parks & Recreation Job Board


 
Location Area Type Job Job Description Application Application Due Date
Charles Jordan Community Center North/Northeast Instructor Fitness Boot Camp Express Instructor at Charles Jordan Community Center, a Portland Parks and Recreation facility that offers affordable recreation opportunities for all ages and skill levels. For a full job description & Application, download the PDF. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Application_Fitness Instructor (2) (2).pdf Open until filled
Charles Jordan Community Center North/Northeast Recreation Customer Service-Front Desk Charles Jordan Community Center is in search of a seasonal/part-time employees to complete our Customer Service Team. The ideal candidate will be able to perform the responsibilities listed below, meet our basic requirements and posses the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined in the attached document. Charles Jordan_Front desk.pdf Open until filled
Charles Jordan Community Center North/Northeast Recreation Facility Attendant Charles Jordan Community Center is in search of a seasonal/part-time employees to complete our Customer Service Team. The ideal candidate will be able to perform the responsibilities listed below, meet our basic requirements and posses the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined below Charles Jordan Facility Attendant.pdf Open until filled
Charles Jordan Community Center North/Northeast Recreation Afterschool Counselor Education Majors! This is your chance to get experience in the field while you're in school! Education Degree Graduates! This is the perfect opportunity to keep you working in your field until you find your perfect full-time position! People with experience working with children age K-5! If you have experience in this field already, we want to talk to you! Portland Parks & Recreation is an AWESOME place to work. Charles Jordan Community Center has an immediate opening for an Afterschool Program Counselor. One of our great staff just welcomed a brand new baby into their family (earlier than expected!) and is off to spend time with their new little one. We are looking for someone to join our afterschool team of 4 staff (2 Leads, 2 Counselors; 1 counselor opening), M-F 2pm-6pm, following Portland Public Schools' calendar. We will hire the right candidate when the right one interviews with us, so APPLY TODAY!!! Shift: M-F 2pm-6pm PPS school days Pay: $9.25-11.25 Depending on experience & level of education JOB TITLE: Afterschool Program Counselor JOB LEVEL: Level I LOCATION: Charles Jordan Community Center EDUCATION &/OR CERTIFICATIONS REQUIRED*: CPR & First Aid HOURLY WAGE: $9.25 - $11.25 _______________________________________________________________________________ OVERVIEW: Monitor and supervise a variety of youth programming. Organize and lead activities in a variety of environments and settings. Develop lesson plans & curricula related to youth afterschool program based on objectives and guidelines. BASIC REQUIREMENTS: 1. Possess basic knowledge & skills related to assigned area of instruction. 2. Ability to work a flexible of hours with due notice. 3. Maintain current CPR & First Aid certifications (offered internally periodically, must be certified within 30 days of hire). SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES: 1. Must be able to prepare & present lessons for appropriate programs & classes 2. Must be able to lead a class & educate/motivate class members. 3. Must be competent & knowledgeable in program area. 4. Ability to interact with a diverse group of students, parents and customers a positive friendly manner. 5. Ability to work in a team atmosphere promotion positive & effective working relationships with staff, volunteers & customers. 6. Ability to maintain self-control & composure in a fast-paced environment. 7. Ability to represent Portland Parks & Recreation in a professional manner. 8. Ability to follow directions & communicate verbally & in writing. 9. Must be able to adequately respond to safety & emergency situations. 10. Must be comfortable handling conflicts & responding to problems & student concerns. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Leading, interacting & supervising after school activities (arts, crafts, sports, group games, cooking, etc.) for children in grades K-5. 2. Demonstrating personal behavior of a responsible, professional & exemplary nature. 3. Responding to participant's, parents & staff questions, complaints or concerns immediately and professionally. 4. Communicating with the Leap Afterschool Program Lead & the Recreation Coordinator on an on-going basis. 5. Provide a fun, safe, creative & interactive afterschool experience for all participants by maintaining a positive attitude. 6. Responsible for the health & safety of students. 7. Maintain organization & cleanliness of facilities and equipment & supplies at the end of every activity. 8. Be calm & flexible during any unforeseen situations. 9. Promote a welcoming & friendly atmosphere. 10. Observe progress & discuss with students & parents when appropriate. 11. Set up & take down class equipment as necessary. 12. Recognize and promptly respond to safety hazards and emergency situations. 13. Maintain control of students & facility area at all times to ensure safe & effective classes. 14. Follow all Portland Parks & Recreation rules, policies & procedures. 15. Regular attendance at quarterly staff meetings. 16. Other duties assigned. Wage increases are determined by years of service plus satisfactory annual evaluations. All new employees will start at Step 1 unless they have demonstrated education or experience that meets the following criteria. A Recreation Supervisor must approve entry wage and wage progressions, and may override requirements for step increases. Employees must meet every requirement in each step to qualify for that step. APPLICATION To apply; hand deliver or email your cover letter & resume to: Charles Jordan Community Center Attn: Laure Butera 9009 N. Foss Ave Portland, OR 97203 Email documents to: laure.butera@portlandoregon.gov If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Open until filled
Charles Jordan Community Center North/Northeast Recreation Activity Leader- Attendant Charles Jordan Community Center is in search of a seasonal/part-time Drop-in Activity Leader to compliment the community center team for our teen program. The ideal candidate will be able to perform the responsibilities listed below, meet our basic requirements and posses the knowledge, skills and abilities to effectively lead and interact with teenagers in our program. The primary position we are looking to fill is a drop in activity leader, with the additional position of working teen nights, acting as a sub for other staff. If interested, please see the attached document for further information Drop in lead teen app.pdf Open until filled
Charles Jordan Community Center North/Northeast Recreation Customer Service Charles Jordan Community Center is in search of a seasonal/part-time employees to complete our Customer Service Team. The ideal candidate will be able to perform the responsibilities listed below, meet our basic requirements and posses the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined in the attached document. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Teen CSR app.pdf Open until filled
Citywide Citywide Maintenance Seasonal Maintenance Worker The City of Portland Park Services Support Division is now accepting resumes for Seasonal Maintenance Worker. These are temporary positions varying in employment up to a maximum of 1400 Hours per calendar year. If interested, please see the attached document for further the application process and job description. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Seasonal Maintenance Worker.pdf Open until filled
Citywide Citywide Instructor Pre-School PP&R is in search of seasonal/part-time employees to join our Educational Preschool program. We offer a 9 month Educational Preschool program, starting Sept 2015. OVERVIEW: The Preschool Teacher, Teacher Aide and/ or Substitute is primarily responsible for creating, planning & implementing lesson plans based on an early childhood curriculum for children under 6 years of age based on social interaction & recreation. They provide a healthy, safe & enriching environment for children to learn. Position is overseen by onsite full-time staff & works within the context of a community center setting. This includes frequent interaction with the public & Portland Parks & Recreation staff. Join our Team of Educators! If interested, see the attached application and job description. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Citywide Application 8-24-15.pdf Open Until Filled
Citywide Citywide Aquatics Various Portland Parks and Recreation operates programs at six indoor swimming facilities. We are looking for qualified staff to operate these pools. Employee duties include lifeguarding, teaching aquatic classes, instructing water fitness classes, cashiering, and maintenance tasks. All staff are expected to convey good public relations and follow established policies and procedures for safe, fun and efficient operation of the City pools. Please see the attached document for the various positions available and the application. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application 2015-16FWSP PositionsWages.pdf Open until filled
East Portland Community Center & Pool Southeast Instructor Dance Portland Parks & Recreationís East Portland Community Center is seeking a Preschool Dance teacher for Saturday mornings during the school year. Applicant should be comfortable teaching preschool age children basic dance including beginning ballet, tap and creative movement. Interest in teaching is as important as dance experience. Possibility of teaching at other Portland Parks & Recreation centers as well. If interested, please see the attached document for further information. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application. PreschoolDance_EPCC.pdf Open until filled
East Portland Community Center & Pool Southeast Sports & Fitness Fitness East Portland Community Center (part of Portland Parks & Recreation and located in the Mall 205 area) is initiating a special youth program to occur this summer through September 9, 2015. A portion of this program will involve teens (age 14-17) utilizing our Cardiovascular and Strength Training Fitness Center. If interested, please download the attached document. Teen Fitness Instructor_EPCC.pdf Open until filled
East Portland Community Center & Pool Southeast Instructor Various East Portland Community Center is currently hiring for the following positions: 1. Fitness Instructor- East Portland CC is looking for a fitness instructors who are well versed in physical fitness training and has experience coaching youth between the ages of 12-18. The ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting safe, effective and enjoyable group exercise classes by providing up-to-date quality instruction and high energy motivation. 2. Sports & Games Instructor- East Portland CC is looking for Sports and games instructors who can lead a variety for outdoor games such as soccer, flag football, and volley ball. Must have experience working with you between the ages of 11-18 3. Art Instructor 1 Mixed media arts- East Portland CC is looking for an enthusiast art instructor with experience teaching painting, drawing, sewing and recycled arts. Must have experience working with you between the ages of 11-18 4. Art Instructor 1 Dance Ė East Portland CC is looking for youth Art/Dance Instructor. The ideal candidate will be able to meet our basic requirements and possess the knowledge, skills and abilities to effectively instruct in our program. The open position teaches a variety of dances including ballet, creative & rhythmic movement, hip hop and others; please refer directly to these subject areas in your cover letter If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application ďTo apply, submit a letter of interest and your most current resume to: madalyn.bach@portlandoregon.gov Open until filled
Laurelhurst Studio Citywide,Southeast Instructor Dance PP&R is currently seeking qualified and passionate dance instructors that are interested in being a part of the Citywide Performing Arts team. You must be able to effectively teach dancers of different ages as well as skill levels. You must have the ability to teach some or all of the following: Ballet Hip Hop Jazz Modern Tap Please be sure to reference your preferred dance styles in your cover letter/ resume and submit them to Demetri.FinchBrown@portlandoregon.gov If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Arts_Instructor_II_Updated_7-6-12.pdf Open until filled
Matt Dishman North/Northeast Recreation Boxing Attendant Portland Parks & Recreation is currently recruiting for a Boxing Attendant. The Youth Boxing Attendant will lead, supervise and engage youth during open boxing studio time. If interested, please see the attached document If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Boxing Attendant.pdf Open until filled
Multnomah Arts Center Southwest Recreation Pre-School Job: Preschool Teacher Multnomah Arts Center (MAC), a program of Portland Parks & Recreation, is seeking an experienced Preschool Teacher for our 2 and 3-year old classroom. Curriculum addresses the ABCís, numbers, motor and sensory skills and problem solving through creative play. For over 40 years, MAC has been providing high quality arts instruction and participation in the performing and visual arts to all interested persons, regardless of age, race, religion, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, financial means or level of ability. Enrolling a child in Little Artists Preschool is placing them in a nurturing arts community that will serve them throughout their life. MAC provides a lifetime of learning opportunities, connections with community and culture, and artist development. The Little Artists Preschool (LAP) is seeking a dedicated early childhood educators with strong arts training in visual and/or performing arts. ēThe current position is for a 30 hours per week temporary position through June 30, 2016. ēThe starting pay is $15.02/hr with benefits. ēThis position is union represented position. Ideal Candidate ēHas a degree in Early Childhood Education. ēCan teach age appropriate activities in the disciplines of Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, and Dance; and has an extensive background in at least one of these form. ēCan work collaboratively with a team, including program coordinator, other preschool teachers and assistants at LAP, and the Citywide preschool program members ēMust be able to maintain a clean, organized and safe classroom, handling all materials properly. ēHas at least 2 years Pre-Kindergarten teaching experience, including curriculum planning. ēKeeps all appropriate documentation such as records, attendance and time sheets. ēHas supervised and mentored an Assistant. ēHas excellent communication skills. ēIs flexible and can appreciate the changing demands of the community and Multnomah Arts Center and contributes to goals with enthusiasm. ēWorks well with others and is comfortable sharing a space with the other classes' Leads and Assistants. ēIs earnest about teaching young minds artistic practices, introducing them to new ways of thinking. ēIs familiar with the Multnomah Arts Center and its programs. ēHas a flexible schedule as there will be occasional required department meetings, various trainings, etc. outside of regular work hours. Is CPR/First Aid certified. Work & Class Schedules ē2ís- T/Th: Shift 8:30am-11:30pm (Class time: 9am-11am) ē3ís- M/W/F: Shift 8:30-12:30 (Class time: 9am-12pm) ē3-4ís- M/W/F: 12:30-4:30pm (Class time: 1pm-4pm) 30 hours/wk We generally follow Portland Public School's calendar, with a few exceptions. Please visit our website to learn more about our program: www.MultnomahArtsCenter.org Please, no phone calls about this job. Application: Please submit a cover letter, rťsumť, and examples or links to your artistic work by August 24, 2015 to: michael.walsh@portlandoregon.gov Application Due Date- 8/26/15 Friday, August 28, 2015
Multnomah Arts Center Southwest Instructor Voice Instructor The voice teacher will provide private lessons as a part-time music instructor at Multnomah Arts Center (MAC). MAC is a program of Portland Parks and Recreation located in SW Portlandís Multnomah Village. We offer high quality educational programming in the visual and performing arts to all ages. Our music program focuses on private lesson instruction, generally 30 minutes weekly, with a growing number of ensembles and choirs. All aspects of registration and scheduling are handled through the MAC office, and each of our many music studios are equipped with a piano and other provisions to allow our instructors to focus on the student. To be considered for this position, applicants should be comfortable teaching both children and adults in a private lesson setting. Please include any experience leading choral groups, especially childrenís choirs in your submissions. Teaching experience and music degree preferable. The position is open until filled. Pay is $20-29 per hour DOE. Please submit relevant teaching resume and cover letter addressing your interest in teaching at MAC to Amy Jo McCarville at AmyJo.McCarville@PortlandOregon.gov Applications can also be submitted by mail or hand delivered to: Multnomah Arts Center Attn: Amy Jo McCarville 7688 SW Capitol Hwy. Portland, OR 97219 If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Open until filled
PP&R Community Centers & Schools Citywide Seasonal/Part-Time Various PP&R Citywide Recreation is recruiting for citywide Seasonal Recreation positions in our preschool, youth, teen, adult, and senior recreation programs. The type of positions include: activity leader (various), arts instructor, class instructor (various), customer service representative, facility attendant, fitness center attendant, fitness instructor, inclusion assistant, and personal trainers. Activity leader and instructor positions are available in preschool, youth education and enrichment, sports, performing arts, fitness and senior recreation. Please download the attached pdf application for further information. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application. Citywide Seasonal Application.pdf Open until filled
Southwest Community Center Southwest Instructor Sports & Games Southwest Community Center is currently recruiting for a Youth Sports Instructor. If interested, please see the attached document. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Youth Sports Instructor II.pdf Monday, September 14, 2015
Southwest Community Center Southwest Instructor Fitness The Fitness Specialist is primarily responsible for providing quality customer service and support to guests while using Portland Parks and Recreation fitness centers. This includes constant interaction with the public, knowledge of safe uses and basic maintenance of fitness equipment, and the ability to promote and provide information regarding Group Exercise Classes and Personal Training Sessions. The Personal Trainer is responsible for performing up-to-date, quality Personal Fitness Assessments, Fitness Consultations and Fitness Trainings while providing high energy motivation. For more information please see the attached document If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Fitness Specialist-Personal trainer.pdf Open until filled
Southwest Community Center Southwest Instructor Fitness The ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting safe, effective and enjoyable group exercise classes by providing up-to-date quality instruction and high energy motivation. This position is specifically for an advanced level Kettlebell class offered Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5:30-6:30 pm. If intersted, please see the attached document. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Group fitness instructor.pdf Open until filled
Southwest Community Center Southwest Instructor Gymnastics Instructor Southwest Community Center is currently recruiting for a part-time Gymnastics Instructor. If interested. please see the attached document for further information. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Gymnastics Instructor_SWCC.pdf Monday, Septebmer 14, 2015
St. Johns Community Center North/Northeast Recreation Afterschool Counselor St. Johns Community Center is currently recruiting for an afterschool program Counselor. Duties include but not limited to: Monitor and supervise a variety of youth programming. Organize, and lead activities in a variety of environments and settings. Develop lesson plans & curricula related to youth afterschool program based on objectives and guidelines. If interested please see the attached document. SJCC_ Afterschool Program counselor 2015.pdf Open until filled
St. Johns Community Center Southwest Recreation Activity Leader- Attendant Southwest Community Center is now recruiting for a Gym Attendant. If interested, please see the attached document. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application Gym Attendent_SWCC 2015.pdf Open until filled
St. Johns Community Center Citywide,North/Northeast,Southeast,Southwest Instructor Gymnastics Instructor PP&R Citywide Sports is recruiting pre-school and youth aged gymnastics instructors to teach at St. Johns Community Center, Peninsula Park Community Center, East Portland Community Center and Southwest Community Center. The ideal candidate will plan and teach various preschool gymnastics classes to 4-6 & 6-12 year olds. Instructor must possess creativity, flexibility, and be able to provide a safe and stimulating class environment with age-appropriate group activities. Instructor must enjoy working with children, and be able to communicate effectively with parents. Please download the attached pdf application for further information. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application ďTo apply, submit completed application to Jamie.sandess@portlandoregon.gov or mail to 6433 NE Tillamook St, Portland, OR 97213.Ē Citwide Class_Instructor_III_Int Gymnastics.pdf Open until filled
SUN School North/Northeast Recreation SUN Community Schools provide after school education and enrichment programs, as well as evening community education courses in neighborhoods with a variety of cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. Sites offer a variety of courses, academic assistance, sports and meals to both students at the school and members of the surrounding community. Below is a list of sites that have open positions at time of posting. Please see the attached document for more information. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application SUN_Parkrose_2015.doc Friday, September 4, 2015
SUN School Instructor Various SUN Community Schools provide after school education and enrichment programs, as well as evening community education courses in neighborhoods with a variety of cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. Sites offer a variety of courses, academic assistance, sports and meals to both students at the school and members of the surrounding community. Below is a list of sites that have open positions at time of posting. Please see the attached document for more information. If you are requesting Veteranís Preference, attach a copy of your DD214/DD215 and/or Veteranís Administration letter stating your disability to your profile. You must request Veteranís Preference AND include a copy of your documentation for each recruitment you apply for. Veteranís Preference documentation must be submitted with your application. Please see the attached document for further information. Alice Ott position descriptions fall 2015.pdf Friday, September 11, 2015

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Portland Parks & Recreation
1120 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204
Tel: 503-823-PLAY   Fax: 503-823-6007
Commissioner: Amanda Fritz
Director: Mike Abbaté