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 Dance Charles Jordan Community Center is in search of a Children’s Art/Dance Instructor to complete the Performing Arts team for our Winter/Spring recreation program. 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, tap and others; please refer directly to these subject areas in your cover letter. Application_arts_DanceTeacher Final.pdf Open until filled
Citywide Citywide Aquatics Aquatics Aquatics is currently accepting applications for returning employees for summer. Please see the attached document for further job description and the application process. 2015 SUM Ret Staff App.pdf Open until filled
Citywide Citywide Park Ranger Park Ranger - Seasonal Parks, natural areas, playgrounds and community centers are integral to the City’s quality of life – they are places to unplug from technology, revered lands passed down from generation to generation and an important source of low-cost, healthy activity and recreation. PP&R's Park Rangers serve as goodwill ambassadors and provide a positive presence in Portland parks and park facilities. Rangers serve multiple roles by providing information, helping solve park user conflicts, and enforcing City Code such as dog leash and scoop laws, proper use of park permits, prohibitions against camping, alcohol consumption, and other park rules. If you are interested, plese see the attached document for further information and We will hold an informational session at The East Portland Community Center on Tuesday February 17th from 5:30-7:30 pm to discuss the Seasonal Park Ranger Job. Questions? Please call: Sam (503) 936-1540 http://www.pdxparks.org/job_board/output/files/Seasonal%20Park%20Ranger_2015.pdf Seasonal Park Ranger_2015.pdf Monday, February 23, 2015
Citywide Citywide Aquatics Lifeguard Aquatics is currently recruiting for lifeguard applicants. If interested, please reaview the attached document. SUM 2015 New Staff App.pdf Open until filled
Citywide Citywide Conservation (Outdoors) Youth Conservation Crew Portland Parks & Recreation and the Youth Conservation Crew (YCC) are actively seeking crew leaders for their summer youth crew program. If you wish to apply for this opportunity you must submit your application materials to Kelly Rosteck, Program Coordinator on or before 4pm on Friday, March 13, 2015. Please review the attached document for further details. CREW LEADER 2015.pdf Friday, March 13, 2015
Citywide Citywide Recreation Summer Camp Positions PP&R is currenlty recruiting for Summer Camp Directors, Summer Camp Counselors and Inclusion Assistants. Camp staff positions organize, plan and lead a variety of camp activities including art, craft, music, performance, science, games, nature and sports in addition to supporting the physical, social and cognitive development of preschool and school-aged participants. Positions will be responsible for maintaining discipline and safety while monitoring youth, consistently modeling appropriate behavior, administering basic first aid, maintaining accurate program records, and performing maintenance duties as assigned. All Camp Director, Specialty Camp Director and Specialty Camp Counselor applications require a resume to be submitted as well. Please see the attached document for further job description and the application process. Summer Camp 2015 Application_1.pdf Open until filled
Citywide Citywide Instructor Sports & Games Portland Parks & Recreation is seeking sports instructors and coaches for youth programs – general sports, gymnastics, skateboarding & league team coaches for basketball & futsal. Positions may be available at any of our community centers or SUN Community Schools. Please note the desired position and areas of town or specific sites you are interested in working 2014 Sports_ Seasonal Application FA14.pdf Open until filled
Matt Dishman North/Northeast Instructor Dance PP&R is currenlty recruiting a Teen Dance Instructor. This instructor will develop dance program at Matt Dishman for teens. Uses variety of dance styles to create classes that engage teens. Ability to teach a wide variety of dance classes including hip hop, break dancing, salsa, and samba. Ability and desire to mentor and engage teens while teaching them dance skills. Available afternoons, evenings, and weekends. If interested, please read the attached document Please send cover letter and resume to Kallie.kurtz@portlandoregon.gov. Class Instructor Dishman.pdf Open until filled
Matt Dishman North/Northeast Instructor Art PP&R is currently hiring for a Teen Art Instructor. This instructor will develop art program at Matt Dishman for teens. Uses alternative and classic mediums of art to create classes that engage teens. Ability to teach a wide variety of art classes including spray paint, stenciling, ceramics, clay, graphic design, and sculpture. Ability and desire to mentor and engage teens while teaching them art skills. Available afternoons, evenings, and weekends. If interested, please see the attached document for further information. Please send cover letter, resume, and photos with samples of their art projects to Kallie.kurtz@portlandoregon.gov Arts Instructor Dishman.pdf Open until filled
Matt Dishman North/Northeast Recreation Activity Leader- Attendant PP&R is currently hiring for a Teen Activity Leader. This position will supervise teens during drop-in programming at Matt Dishman. Supervise open gym and open game room after school and on weekends. Engage and mentor youth who use Matt Dishman community center and drop-in teen programs. Participate in and supervise other teen activities as needed. If interested, please review the attached document and send your cover letter and resume to: Kallie.kurtz@portlandoregon.gov Activity Leader_Dishman.pdf Open until filled
Multnomah Arts Center Southwest Instructor Violin Teacher We are now recruiting for a part-time violin teacher at Multnomah Arts Center, a Portland Parks and Recreation facility that offers affordable art classes for all ages and skill levels. Applicants for violin teacher must be comfortable teaching both children and adults in a private lesson setting. Ability to improvise and compose, understanding of music theory and notation, and familiarity with and understanding of both classical music and contemporary chamber music, all highly recommended and should be addressed in résumé. Folk, jazz, bluegrass and other music forms are also highly valued and welcomed and may mitigate some aspects of the previous sentence’s recommendation. Address résumé and cover letter to Eric Dash at eric.dash@portlandoregon.gov. Open until filled
Multnomah Arts Center Southwest Instructor Cello teacher Part-time cello teacher needed at Multnomah Arts Center, a Portland Parks and Recreation facility that offers affordable art classes for all ages and skill levels. Applicants for cello teacher must be comfortable teaching both children and adults in a private lesson setting. Ability to improvise and compose, understanding of music theory and notation, and familiarity with and understanding of both classical music and contemporary chamber music, all highly recommended and should be addressed in résumé. Other music forms are also highly valued and welcomed and may mitigate some aspects of the previous sentence’s recommendation. Address résumé and cover letter to Eric Dash at eric.dash@portlandoregon.gov Open until filled
Urban Forestry Headquarters Citywide Urban Forestry Various Portland Parks & Recreation Urban Forestry is seeking seasonal staff to work with its science and policy group conducting tree inventory and monitoring activities If interested, please see the attached document for further information. Urban Forestry.pdf March 10, 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