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The City of Portland, Oregon

Nick Fish (In Memoriam)

City of Portland Commissioner

phone: 503-823-3589


1221 S.W. 4th, Room 240, Portland, OR 97204

PP&R Director Recruitment

May 17, 2011

Portland Parks & Recreation is seeking a Director to provide leadership, innovation, energy and enthusiasm for carrying out the bureau's mission. This position is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to direct a premier parks and recreation system in the Pacific Northwest.

The Portland Parks & Recreation Director is a high-level executive manager responsible for establishing, directing, and overseeing Portland's world-class system of parks, trails, natural areas, facilities and services.

We're committed to finding the best possible candidate to lead PP&R, and have launched a national - and international - recruitment to fill the position.

We've created a recruitment website with lots of additional detail about this process, including key dates, FAQs, and more. The application deadline is June 20.

Please help us spread the word about this terrific opportunity! Share the recruitment website link - -  with individuals and organizations you know in Portland, in Oregon, and farther afield.