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Portland Mercado Grand Opening Assistant

Program/Department: Community Economic Development

Supervisor: Community Economic Development Director

Status: Limited Term- Temporary Position- for Immediate Hire

Hourly Pay: $13-$15/hr DOE


1. Description

Hacienda CDC is seeking a termporary volunteer/event coordinator to play a role in the grand opening of the Portland Mercado. This is a temporary job beginning in February 2015 and runnign through approximately mid-April. The job requires approximately 10 hours per week, but flexibility in scheduling will be a plus for candidates.

2. Workplan

  • Pilot volunteer orientation
  • Work with team to identify volunteer needs and job roles
  • Work with a small budget for volunteer incentives and solicit donations from businesses for volunteer incentives
  • Manage and recruit volunteers for projects including canvassing parties and neighborhood outreach
  • Coordinate volunteer team for grand opening event set-up, operations and clean-up
  • Create a simple volunteer management folder with relevant names and information
  • Other duties and responsibilities can be assigned by the CED Marketing Specialist, Director of CED, or Executive Director

3. Skills and Educational Requirements

  • Thoughtful and articulate communication, both written and verbal
  • Spanish and English fluency, both written and spoken
  • Experience managing people
  • Organizational skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Basic computer competency, including ability to use Microsoft Office Suite software
  • Completion of post-secondary education a plus

4. Working Conditions

This is a part-time, temporary, non-exempt position. Occasional evening and weekend hours will be required for meetings, classes and events. Participation in the Mercado Grand Opening event in mid-April is a requirement.

5. Application Process

To apply, please send a copy of your resume, cover letter and 3 professional references to hr@haciendacdc.org.