Mac's List Masthead

November 9, 2010


Mac's List, edited by Lori Howell, offers weekly updates on job openings, networking events and job-hunting resources for professionals in communications, public affairs and other fields in Oregon non-profits, public agencies and politics.  

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1) Portland Opera is hiring a Public Relations/Marketing Assistant in Portland.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Apply by November 30.

2) Oregon Dairy Products Commission is hiring for two positions: 3) Oregon Humanities is hiring a half-time development coordinator.  Annual salary is $17,680. Apply by November 22.

Oregon State Bar is hiring a public affairs assistant in Tigard.  Hourly salary is $17.74 per hour plus benefits and PERS.

Renewable Northwest Project is hiring a renewable energy policy advocate in Portland.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

National MS Society, Oregon Chapter, is hiring a Bike MS coordinator in Portland.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

7) Climate Solutions is hiring a regional Biocarbon initiative coordinator in Portland.  Annual salary starts at $50,000.  Position closes November 19.

8) Reclaiming Futures at Portland State University is hiring a National Executive Director in Portland.  Annual salary is $105,000-$120,000.  Position is open until filled.

9) Oregon Nurses Association is hiring a Program Assistant.  Annual salary is $31,000-$34,000.  Position closes November 24.

10) Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center  is hiring a Chief executive officer in Gresham.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

11) Salmon Drift Creek Watershed Council is hiring a executive director in Lincoln City.  Annual salary is $40,000-50,000.  Position closes November 19.

12) Our United Villages is hiring a communications coordinator in Portland.  Position is open until filled.

13) LifeWorks NW is hiring a development director in Portland.  Position is open until filled.

14) Renewable Funding is hiring a website contract project manager in Portland. 

15) Loaves & Fishes Centers is hiring a director of finance & administration in Portland.  Position is open until filled.

16) Educational Opportunities for Children and Families is hiring a budget analyst in Vancouver.  Annual salary is $42,000.  Position is open until filled.

17) YOLO Colorhouse is hiring a vice president of sales in Portland. Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

18) Ocean Conservancy is hiring a director of strategic communications and marketing in Washington DC.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

19) EnviroMedia Social Marketing, Inc. is hiring an account supervisor in Portland.  Annual salary is commensurate with experience.  No phone calls please.

20) Oregon Center for Public Policy is hiring a policy analyst in Silverton.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

21) Oregon College of Oriental Medicine is hiring a development officer in Portland.  Salary is commensurate with experience.  Position is open until filled.

22) Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is hiring a director of corporate giving. Annual salary is $46,984-$59,904. Position is open until filled.
1) Portland Rose Festival Foundation is seeking spring interns for marketing and events.  Monthly stipend available.  Please apply by December 1. 

Easter Seals Oregon is seeking a grant writing and money managment program assistant in Portland.  Position closes December 31.  Contact Carol Cookson at 

3) Oregon Solar Energy Industries Association is seeking an intern - policy analyst in Portland.  Education or experience w/ legislation and regulatory environments.  Send resume to

4) NEDCO (Neighborhood Economic Development Corporation) is seeking a nonprofit marketing intern and organizational development intern in Springfield. Please send your cover letter and resume to; email for job description.

5) Portland YouthBuilders
 is hiring for a full-time, 12-month AmeriCorps position as refurbishing & tech support lead.  Stipend and education award available.

6) Friends of Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is seeking an environmental education coordinator intern in Sherwood. Monthly stipend is $1,000 for 11 months with a completion bonus. Position is open until filled.

7) The Bus Project is hiring a youth vote outreach intern in Portland. Position is unpaid. Send cover letter, resume and references to Vote Program Director Lynn Paige Moracco at

Volunteer Jobs

1) Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center is seeking Crisis Line volunteers. Contact Noelle Donahue, 503 203-1444  email

2) Portland Community Reinvestment Initiatives Inc (PCRI) is seeking to fill three volunteer positions an upcoming dancing gala. Call 503 288-2923 ext. 109:

3) Clackamas Service Center is seeking a volunteer grant writer in Portland.  Apply by December 31. Call Andy at (503)799-3585 or e-mail

4) Nela Center for Student Success is hiring tutors and mentors.  Positions are unpaid.  E-mail or call 503-488-6000 for more information.

5) Oregon League of Conservation Voters is seeking an Oregon Conservation Network director in Portland. Email

6) Women for Winesense is seeking a programs director/treasurer in Portland. Position is unpaid and open until filled. E-mail for more information.

7) Classroom Law Project is hiring a court tour guide in Portland. Position is unpaid and open until filled.

8) Portland Female Executives is seeking a membership and sponsorship director in Portland. Contact Marina Peterson at or 503.706.9306 for more information.

1) Join Comeback Mama for the Discovery Series Workshops

Each class is 1 hour.

Tuesday, November 16th 10am - Act As If
Tuesday, November 30th 10am - Discover You
Tuesday, December 7th 10am - Connect Yourself
Tuesday, December 14th 10am - Visualize Triumph

333 South State Street, Suite V-428 Lake Oswego, OR 97034

To learn more or to sign up for the Discovery Workshop Series, visit or call 503.929.4161    

Volunteers, Entertainers, Donations: Free Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner

November 25


Celebration Tabernacle

8131 N Denver (& Kilpatrick St)

FREE Vegan and vegetarian options. Music and storytelling. Volunteers and donations welcome.

3) SEMpdx

November 9

Liquid Agency | Brand Marketing

1800 NW 16th Ave., Suite 200

4:30 - 6:30 p.m.


More Job Resources...
Whether you need an internship or need an intern, InternMatch should be on your radar.
Looking to network? Going "green"? Portland Green Drinks is what you need.
Get familiar with Ned's Job of the Week, a cooperative service featuring jobs from across the nation.
Looking for a job in Colorado? Check out Andrew Hudson's Job List.
Take a job search course and launch your career at the Portland Career Circle.

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
Find nonprofit jobs on
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.
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