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December 15, 2009

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1) Oregon House Democrats are hiring a legislative director in Salem.  Monthly salary is $4,200 - $5,000.  Review of applications will begin on December 21, and priority consideration will be given to those submitted by 5:00 pm, December 23.

2) The University of Oregon is hiring a
public information representative 2
in the Office of Communications & Media Relations in Eugene.  Monthly salary is $3250 - $4742.  Position closes January 4, 2010.

3) Deschutes River Conservancy is hiring a director of development in Bend. Salary is commensurate with experience.  Application review begins January 15, 2010.

4) Oregon Law Center is hiring a legislative assistant in Portland.  Requires some travel to Salem.  Salary is dependent upon experience. Applicants are encouraged to apply by December 18, but position remains open until filled.

5) The Pittock Mansion Society is hiring a part-time marketing and communications manager in Portland.  Salary is based upon experience.  Position closes December 28.

6) The Bureau of Land Management is hiring a park ranger/environmental education hike lead in Medford.  Hourly salary is $14.70.  Position closes December 31.

7) The Oregon Department of Transportation is hiring a limited duration public affairs specialist 3 (strategic communications coordinator) in Portland. Monthly salary is $4,906 - $6,889.  Position closes December 15.

8) 1000 Friends of Oregon is hiring a Central Oregon advocate.  Annual salary is $36 - 39,000, commensurate with experience.  Position is open until closed.

9) The Bus Project is hiring six part-time, temporary organizers to register voters before the January 5 deadline. Hourly salary is $9.  Job starts immediately and runs through January. Call 503-233-3018.

10) Green Empowerment is hiring an executive director in Portland.  Annual salary is $65,000.  Position closes January 8.

11) The Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation is hiring a major gifts officer in Portland.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

12) Natural Resource Group is seeking a public affairs strategist in Portland.  Visit website and click "Join our Team."  Salary commensurate with experience.  Position open until filled.

13) National Forest Foundation is hiring an Oregon program coordinator in Portland.  Position is open until filled.
Internships and Volunteer Jobs
1) Oregon League of Conservation Voters is hiring a new media intern.  Position is part-time, unpaid.  Apply by December 22.

2) Bill Bradbury for Governor is hiring a finance and field intern.  Position is unpaid but college credit can be arranged.  Position is open until filled.

3) John Kitzhaber for Governor is offering four internship opportunities.  Positions are unpaid and open until filled.

4) Office of Mayor Sam Adams is hiring a policy fellow.  Annual salary is $20,000.  Position is open until filled.

5) Coalition for a Livable Future is hiring a part-time Regional Livability Summit organizer.  Upon successful completion of the term of service, the LINKS Americorps member is eligible for an education award of $1,000. Position is open until filled.
More Job Resources...
The go-to resource for the progressive movement is New Organizing Institute (NOI) in Washington DC
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Worksource Portland Metro offers a variety of services to expand your opportunities.   
Check out the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Portland Metro Chapter job bank
Visit the International Association of Business Communications (IABC) job bank
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# New Subscribers            34
# Job Views                  1310
Open Rate                     47%
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Lori Howell
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