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Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, 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 - Outdoor Position

Job Description Recreation Support - Customer Service Park Host  / Job Descriptions

Seeking outgoing, dependable, hard-working people-oriented individuals who are flexible, have strong communication skills, are able to work as part of a team, and love working with youth, teens, and families!  Seeking staff available to work June-September and/or May-August. 

    • Act as an ambassador Director Park & Holladay Park, actively engaging, interacting, and leading activities to the public.
    • Provide extensive customer service to all park visitors, including families, youth, teens, adults, and seniors.
    • Support on-site needs of park classes, rentals, and events including setting up and taking down equipment, assisting instructors, and preparing activity areas.
    • Promote programs to park visitors, neighbors, and the community.
    • Educate and enforce park rules, assist rentals, and respond to safety and emergency situations.
    • Park Hosts will wok at both  Director Park in downtown Portland and Holladay Park in Inner NE Portland.
    • Able to be self-directed and follow direction.
    • Must be able to lift 40 lbs.