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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.

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!

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

Urban Forestry Seasonal (Community Service Aide II)

This position provides support to a variety of Urban Forestry projects including: field checks for tree permit compliance, entering and organizing tree data, and providing event support.