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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

Join our Aquatic Team this summer!

February 28, 2012

By David Nguyen

Looking for a fun way to serve the community this summer? Portland Parks & Recreation is hiring more than 700 positions for its six indoor and seven outdoor pools!

Open positions include lifeguards, swim instructors, and water fitness instructors within the PP&R Aquatics Department. The positions offers competitive wages, a positive work environment, flexible hours, opportunity for advancement, and an employee recognition program. 

Training courses for those interested in becoming a lifeguard, swim instructor, or water fitness instructor are offered during Spring Break, March 26-29, and in April. Water fitness instructor training is also offered in May.

For more information regarding training courses and employment opportunities or to request an employment application call the Aquatics team at 503-823-5130 or visit PP&R's website.

Portland Parks has more than 700 jobs on summer Aquatic Team for city's pools

The Oregonian, February 27