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Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

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  • Be where the action is this summer helping with rentals, events, and daily park use!

  • Are you flexible, like to help people, enjoy events, and like working outdoors?

  • Spring & Summer Park Host Positions Available

Park Host Positions at Director Park and Holladay Park:

  • Application & Job Description for spring & summer 2017 hiring will be available soon.
  • Park Hosts work at both Director Park in Downtown and Holladay Park in NE.
  • Act as an ambassador to outdoor urban parks and Portland Parks & Recreation.
  • Promote programs and support needs of classes, rentals, and events outdoors.
  • Educate and enforce park rules, assist rentals, and respond to safety and emergency situations.
  • Actively engage with park users through conversation, games, and walking the park.
  • Provide extensive customer service to provide a welcoming, safe, and inclusive environment for all.
  • Able to lift 40lbs daily including sound systems, tables, chairs, etc.
  • Able to work evenings & weekends.

Park Host Application

Park Host Application