Mac's List Masthead

February 15, 2011

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Feb. 10 open house pics and new video spot
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1) Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District (Beaverton) is hiring an Administrative Assistant - Volunteer Services. Pay range is $13.06 - $17.20 per hour.

2) Chalkboard Project (Portland) is hiring a Communications Assistant (part time). Salary is $9-$11/hr.

3) The Community Foundation for Southwest Washington (Vancouver) is hiring a Marketing & Communications Specialist. Annual salary is $40,000. Benefits include a retirement plan and fully-paid family medical and dental insurance.

4) Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation (Portland) is hiring a Community Campaign Consultant. Contract amount: $20,000.

5) Oregon Bus Project (Portland) is hiring a PolitiCorps Fellow. Salary is a stipend.

6) Twisp Public Development Authority (Twisp, WA) is hiring a Director of Partnership and Administration. Salary is $30,000-$50,000.

7) OHSU Foundation (Portland) is hiring an Assistant Director of Stewardship. Salary is depends on experience.

8) Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce (Vancouver, WA) is hiring a Communications Manager. Salary is $32K.

9) OHSU Foundation (Portland) is hiring an Office Manager/ Administrative Assistant. Salary depends on experience.

10) The Oregon Community Foundation (Portland) is hiring a President and CEO. Salary and benefits are competitive for requirements of the position.

11) Oregon Opportunity Network (Portland) is hiring an Executive Director. Salary is commensurate with experience.

12) Portland Parks Foundation (Portland) is hiring an Executive Director. Competitive salary and benefits.

13) Open Arms International (Portland) is hiring a Director of Marketing & Communications. Competitive Total Rewards Package offered.

14) The Oregon Community Foundation (Portland) is hiring a Technology Services Associate. Beginning salary range: $51K - $56K.

15) TriMet (Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon) (Portland) is hiring a Communications Specialist. Salary is $20.83 - $31.24 Hourly; $3,610.00 - $5,415.33 Monthly.

16) Portland Japanese Garden (Portland) is hiring a Graphic Designer. Salary is $17.45 per hour, plus benefits.

17) Educational Policy Improvement Center (Eugene) is hiring a Lead Researcher (Research Associate III). Salary commensurate with experience.

18) Educational Policy Improvement Center (Eugene) is hiring a Web Application Developer II. Salary commensurate with experience.

19) Educational Service District 112 (Vancouver, WA) is hiring a Grant Writer RFQ. Salary depends on experience.

20) Catlin Gabel School (Portland) is hiring a Director of Human Resources. Salary depends on experience.

21) Oregon Wild (Portland) is hiring a Development Coordinator. Salary is $32,000 - $40,000.

22) Chamber Music Northwest (Portland) is hiring a Development Associate. Competitive salary, depending on credentials and experience. 

23) Special Olympics Oregon (Portland) is hiring a Manager of Marketing and Communications. Salary is commensurate with experience.

24) OHSU Foundation (Portland) is hiring an Associate Director of Research / Prospect Manager. Salary depends on experience.

25) Northwest Housing Alternatives (Milwaukie, OR) is hiring a Resource Development Manager. include salary requirements with application materials.

26) Oregon Microenterprise Network (OMEN) (Portland) is hiring anAssistant Director. Salary is Competitive salary and compensation package including health benefits (medical, dental, vision) and 401k .

27) Portland Japanese Garden (Portland, Oregon) is hiring a Foundation and Corporate Relations Manager. Salary is commensurate with experience, up to $55K, plus benefits.

28) Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (Portland) is hiring a Grant Writer. Salary is $20 to $30/hour, depending on experience.

29) Elevate Oregon (Portland) is hiring an Executive Director. Salary is commensurate with Elevate's size and candidate's experience.

30) Oregon Social Learning Center (Eugene, Oregon) is hiring a Chief Operations Officer. Salary is commensurate with experience.

31) Oregon Partnership (Portland, Oregon) is hiring a Chief Development Officer. Salary is commensurate with experience.

32) Q Center (Portland) is hiring an Executive Director. Salary is Low-Mid $50K.

-Basic Rights Oregon (Portland) is offering an Online Media Paid Internship. Salary is hourly, commensurate with experience.

-Oregon Bus Project (Portland) is seeking a PolitiCorps Recruitment Intern. No salary.

-TriMet (Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon) (Portland) is hiring a Marketing/PR Student Internship. Salary is $12 per hour.

Want to share an internship on Mac's List? A listing costs only $25 for 30 days and goes to the more than 6,000 readers of our newsletter. Click here to post your internship openings.
Volunteer Job

-Cascade AIDS Project (Portland) is looking for a Development Committee Member.

-Albertina's Restaurant & Shops (Portland) is seeking a volunteer.
Want to share news about a volunteer opportunity on Mac's List? A listing costs only $25 for 30 days and goes to the more than 6,000 readers of our newsletter. Click here to post your volunteer job.
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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.
Stats for Week Ending 2/14/2011
# Total newsletter subscribers         6,572
# New subscribers this week               54  
# Job views through newsletter       2,958
Newsletter open rate                     46.3%

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New Twitter followers this week           12
Facebook Fans                                 611
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