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organization:Impact NW
position summary:

Impact NW is a social service non-profit organization whose mission is to help people achieve and maintain self-sufficiency and to prevent and alleviate the effects of poverty. Impact NW is looking for passionate individuals that support our mission is to help people prosper through a community of support.

Salary / Pay Rate:$10/hr

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organization:Biomimicry Institute
position summary:

The Biomimicry Institute (TBI) is seeking a full-time communications specialist to further the goals of our three program areas: AskNature, Biomimicry Design Challenges, and Global Biomimicry Network. See more about us, below.

Reporting directly to the executive director, the communications specialist will write, edit, and produce a range of communications, corporate sponsorship and fundraising materials and secure positive media coverage in top-tier outlets.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Website, newsletter/email, social media

Salary / Pay Rate:$45,000-$50,000
Apply by:September 8, 2014

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De Paul Treatment Centers serves the greater Portland community by providing drug and alcohol addiction treatment services. 

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organization:Janus Youth Programs, Inc
position summary:

Substitute Residential Counselors work on an as-needed basis to fill in for other staff who are unavailable to work their scheduled shifts, including overnights, weekends, and holidays. Substitute workers oversee the day-to-day or overnight operation of the facility and provide supervision of daily routines, crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, and close intensive supervision of clients. They may also work with other service providers to provide wrap-around services to youth. Flexibility and availability to work various shifts is important.

Submit resume and cover letter to Laurel North, lnorth@janusyouth.org or mail to her c/o Janus Youth Programs, Inc., 707 NE Couch Street, Portland, OR 97232. Positions are open until filled.

Salary / Pay Rate:$10.00 per hour

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organization:Janus Youth Programs, Inc
position summary:

Insights Teen Parent Program has been providing parenting education and support services to teen parents through home visiting and support groups for over 30 years. We offer 9 different programs with specialties including child development, domestic violence, homelessness and foster care involvement for teen parents or their children.

Salary / Pay Rate:$15.00 per hour

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organization:Janus Youth Programs, Inc
position summary:

The Night Residential Counselor is responsible for providing overnight supervision of residents and security for an emergency shelter for runaway, DHS-referred, and youth at risk of becoming homeless. Crisis intervention, bed checks, intake processing, logging information, and specific house cleanup and repair chores are all parts of this job.

Submit resume and cover letter to Laurel North, c/o Harry’s Mother, 738 NE Davis St., Portland, OR 97232 or e-mail to her at lnorth@janusyouth.org.

Salary / Pay Rate:$10.25 per hour
Apply by:September 27, 2014

Artistic & Administrative Assistant sought by Chamber Music Northwest

Chamber Music Northwest, one of the Northwest’s leading arts organizations and a nationally acclaimed chamber music festival, seeks an enthusiastic, positive, experienced administrative assistant to join its team.

The Artistic & Administrative Assistant reports to the Artistic & Community Program Manager, and works closely with the Executive Director to support CMNW and its programs. This position provides administrative and operational support to the Program Manager to coordinate artist services and program logistics, including booking venues, travel, housing, and instruments. The Assistant also provides general administrative support to the ED and other staff on an as-needed basis.

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organization:Chamber Music Northwest
position summary:

The Artistic & Administrative Assistant reports to the Artistic & Community Program Manager, and works closely with the Executive Director to support CMNW and its programs. This position provides administrative and operational support to the Program Manager to coordinate artist services and program logistics, including booking venues, travel, housing, and instruments. The Assistant also provides general administrative support to the ED and other staff on an as-needed basis.

A detailed position description is available at www.cmnw.org/ jobs. Interested candidates should submit a résumé, cover letter, and three references to jobs@cmnw.org.

Salary / Pay Rate:$14-16/hr
Apply by:September 28, 2014

United Way Position Opening: Project Manager-Hands On

Project Manager-Hands On
United Way of the Columbia-Willamette is seeking a Project Manager to develop and manage volunteer projects for corporate groups and partners for the Hands On program; evaluate/report project accomplishments; and develop, manage, and lead large scale community and corporate events such as the MLK Weekend of Service, Cares Day, and Stand Together Week. 3-5 years' relevant experience; Bachelor's Degree, or a comparable combination of experience and education required. Strong communication, volunteer management, and project management experience required. Must have valid driver's license and insurance.

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organization:EarthShare Oregon
position summary:

EarthShare Oregon is a statewide non-profit organization that connects people at their workplaces to 80 leading non-profit environmental organizations, through workplace fundraising, education, and volunteer events.

EarthShare Oregon is seeking a Donations and Communications Administrator to provide database management and other support for its program, development, communications, and outreach activities. This position reports to the Executive Director and requires professional interaction with a wide variety of people.

Salary / Pay Rate:$15 - $17 per hour
Apply by:September 13, 2014