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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Part-time and Seasonal Employment

  • Seasonal Maintenance Worker (Open Continuous)

  • Aquatic Staff for Fall/Winter/Spring (Open Continuous)

  • Urban Forestry Seasonal (Community Service Aide II)


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Aquatics, recreation, sports, arts, instruction, environmental education, park rangers, and more!

2019-2020 Part-Time Recreation Employment Application

Applications are accepted year round and kept on file for 90 days. After 90 days you are welcome to apply again, as needs are always changing.

Adult Crew Leader - Youth Conservation Crew (Community Service Aide II)

As a Youth Conservation Crew Leader, you will mentor and supervise 6 youth ages 14-19 from diverse backgrounds as they complete important work in our natural areas, build job and life skills, and earn a paycheck.

Aquatic Staff for Fall/Winter/Spring (Open Continuous)

Portland Parks and Recreation is looking for team-oriented, enthusiastic and qualified staff to operate our 5 indoor swimming pools. This is a great opportunity to learn leadership skills and help others stay safe and enjoy being in the pool.

Marketing & Design Intern (Community Service Aide II)

The Marketing and Design Intern will help market the Yard Tree Giveaway program, with a focus on reaching East Portland communities.

Nature Day Camp Coordinator Series (Community Service Aide II)

Camp Coordinators work as mentors to other staff and our teen volunteers, and they work closely with parents and families to make camp a safe, fun, and educational place!

Recreation Attendant I - Summer Free For All, Director Park, and Gateway Discovery Park

Works as a member of a team to prepare for and deliver movies, concerts, Sunday Parkways events, and other special events as needed.

Recreation Summer Employment - Open Continuous

Seasonal Recreation Support Staff positions may organize, plan and lead a variety of youth activities including art, craft, music, performance, science, games and sports as well as support various community recreation and arts programs.

Seasonal Maintenance Worker - Position Information

These are seasonal positions and vary in employment up to a maximum of 1,400 hours per calendar year. Positions will be filled throughout the year. Wages are $15.21 per hour, with some benefits.

Seasonal Maintenance Worker (Open Continuous)

Paper applications available in-person at the PP&R Mt. Tabor Maintenance Facility, 6437 SE Division Street, Portland, Oregon

Tennis Professional Instructor (Parks Activities Specialist) - Open Continuous

The ideal candidate for the Tennis Professional Instructor would develop lesson plans and curricula based upon overall program objectives and guidelines.