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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

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

What to Wear or Bring

ATTIRE:

For light landscaping duties.
Unless otherwise specified, you will be working outdoors...

  • Wear long pants and long sleeves.
  • Sturdy, close-toed shoes (no sandals or flip-flops). Tennis shoes are okay.
  • Bring raingear.
  • Layers are best.

 

For events:
PP&R events are family-oriented and your attire must be respectful to our visitors.

  • Wear long pants. No holes, rips or anything that sags.
  • Wear plain, solid colored blouses or shirts. No tank or tube tops.
  • No graphics or slogans.
  • Comfortable shoes (you will be standing on your feet).
  • If it's cloudy/rainy, bring raingear; if it's sunny/hot, bring a hat and wear sunscreen.

 

MEALS/BEVERAGES:

  • For shifts 4 hours or less, no lunch break will be provided. Bring your own water.
  • For shifts more than 4 hours, bring a light lunch and your own water. You must stay onsite the entire time to get full credit for your shift.

 

OTHER:

  • Possession and use of alcohol and drugs are not allowed. Workers suspected of being intoxicated will be terminated from the program.
  • Weapons are not allowed. Workers carrying weapons will be terminated from the program.
  • Please leave pets and children at home.
  • Please leave valuables at home.  
  • You are responsible for your own transportation and costs associated with it: gas/fuel costs, parking fees and bus/cab/rides fare will not be reimbursed.

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