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December 22, 2009

Mac's List Takes a Holiday -  December 29
There will be no Mac's List on Tuesday, December 29.  We're taking a week off for the holidays.  Please continue to submit relevant postings and we'll make sure they're included when we resume our regular weekly publication schedule on Tuesday, January 5.

Have a safe and Happy New Year!

Lori Howell
Mac's List, edited by Lori Howell, offers a weekly update on job openings, networking events, and job-hunting resources for professionals in communications, public affairs and other fields in Oregon philanthropy, non-profits, public agencies and politics.
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1) Oregonians for Water, Parks and Wildlife is hiring for four positions: statewide organizer, Portland regional organizer, operations manager, and campaign manager.  Salaries are commensurate with experience.  See website for closing dates of each position.

2) Fruit & Flower Child Care is hiring an executive director in Portland. Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

3) Oregon Housing and Community Services is hiring for two positions in Salem: 1) multifamily housing asset manager.  Monthly salary is $4,286 - $5,985.  Position closes January 4.  2) senior communication advisor.  Monthly salary is $5,151 - $7,224.  Position closes January 8. 

4) Sandy River Basin Watershed Council is hiring an executive director.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with the skills and experience.  Position closes January 12 at 5 PM.

5) Legacy Health seeks a coordinator of interactive marketing at the system office in Portland. Legacy offers a supportive environment that provides professional and personal fulfillment, career long learning and a competitive salary and benefit package. Position is open until filled.

6) The Hells Canyon Preservation Council is hiring a development & outreach coordinator in La Grande, with possibility for remote work.  Salary depends upon experience.  Please email to receive the full job description.

7) 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.

8) 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.

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

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

11) 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.

12) 1000 Friends of Oregon is hiring a Central Oregon advocate.  Annual salary is $36 - 39,000, commensurate with experience.  Position is open until closed.

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

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

15) 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.

16) 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) 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
Sign up for job postings and attend events through pdxMindShare
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CascadeLink is a community information network, serving the Portland Metro & Vancouver areas. 

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
Stats for Week Ending 12/21/2009
# Total Subscribers        2937
# New Subscribers            44
# Job Views                  1333
Open Rate                     47%
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Lori Howell
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