Post Date: 03/08/2019
Close Date: 03/20/2019
Deadline to apply: March 20, 2019 @ 5:00 PM, PDT
Salary: $22.82 - $31.95 hourly
This is an application for individuals eligible through Metro's first opportunity (FOTA) program. First opportunity applicants must reside within the First Opportunity Target Area (FOTA) and meet the qualifying annual household income limit. To learn more about the program, visit www.oregonmetro.gov/fota . To apply as an internal applicant please visit our main job web page and select the menu for internal jobs.
The Expo Center - Parking Manager, part-time manages, coordinates and oversees the activities of contracted staff responsible for providing parking services for events during special engagements, peak seasons and as needed during other times of the year. Staffing typically includes traffic directors and parkers, parking cashiers and parking supervisors.
Acts as liaison to clients, venue and contracted staff to provide information and assistance during events, such as security, Portland Public Police, and shuttle bus and lighting operations. Ensures compliance with established policies, procedures, programs and services.
The Parking Manager works variable hours and a flexible schedule (15-20 hours/week average, but will vary seasonally) and are expected to work weekends and some evenings.
Starting Step 1: $22.82 - Max Rate $31.95
The Portland Expo Center is the West Coast's largest multi-purpose facility. The 53 acre campus boasts five spacious exhibit halls totaling over 333,000 square feet and ten varied meeting rooms. Conveniently located off Interstate 5 between downtown Portland and Vancouver, Washington, the Expo Center is also only minutes from Portland's city center as well as the Portland International Airport. Each year, the Portland Expo Center hosts over 120 events and welcomes close to 500,000 people to our facility. Expo's commitment on superior customer service, sustainable practices and fostering a diverse workforce are just a few ways that make us Portland's Gathering Place.
At the Expo Center, we hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.
Associate's Degree public relations, business administration, parking administration or related field, and two years experience in parking administration/public safety, event management; including one year of supervisory or lead responsibility; or any combination of education, experience and training that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job.
Possession of a valid driver's license required at time of hire. Possession of or ability to obtain a current CPR and First Aid certification within six months of hire.
To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/jobs for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center.
1) Electronic application, 2) answers to supplemental questions
Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Complete details: www.oregonmetro.gov/FOTA