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organization:Micro Enterprise Service of Oregon
position summary:

MESO provides capital, coaching, and comprehensive support to entrepreneurs in Washington, Clackamas, Multnomah and Columbia counties. The Loan Innovations Coordinator will lead out re-thinking how we approach different communities, test our existing systems and improve upon them, and develop new strategies to meet the needs of those we currently are unable to serve due to limited capacity. Member will coordinate a client focus group to review and advise on materials created, will revise based on this feedback, and assist in connecting at-need individuals to new style loans.

Salary / Pay Rate:$12,100/term + $5,645 education award
Apply by:August 9, 2014

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organization:Micro Enterprise Service of Oregon
position summary:

MESO provides capital, coaching, and comprehensive support to entrepreneurs in Washington, Clackamas, Multnomah and Columbia counties. The Connecting Communities Coordinator will develop strategies for communications as well as volunteer recruitment, and will coordinate volunteers to train and assist low-income and people on unemployment or in business in financial literacy, asset building strategies, and business foundations that will strengthen long-term financial outcomes for those of limited means. Key to the success of the program will be providing one-on-one follow-up and assistance with financial literacy and developing business plans that help individuals develop their goal of microenterprise and employment advancement.

Salary / Pay Rate:$12,100/term + $5,645 education award
Apply by:August 9, 2014

Detox Technician

De Paul serves the greater Portland community by providing drug and alcohol addiction treatment services.  We are currently seeking a Detox Technician.

The Detox Technician (DT) performs all duties relevant to providing direct care for individuals receiving detoxification and treatment services within the guidelines of De Paul Treatment Center’s mission and policies & procedures. 

Milieu Counselors for Residential Treatment Programs

De Paul serves the greater Portland community by providing drug and alcohol addiction treatment services.  We are currently seeking professionals to work as Milieu Counselors at our Adult Residential site and our Youth Facility for various on-call shifts. 

Milieu Counselors (MC's) play an integral role in De Paul's residential programs by providing 24/7 oversight and support to clients.  Responsibilities include administering medication, assisting with day-to-day activities and facilitating classes.  Duties also include monitoring the behavior of our clients and intervening when necessary.  

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organization:NW Discoveries
position summary:

Join us as we introduce visitors to our natural wonders through hiking.

Salary / Pay Rate:volunteer to $150/day
Apply by:August 30, 2014

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organization:MIKE Program
position summary:

Submit a cover letter relating why you are a good fit for/are interested in this position, a résumé, where you learned of the position, and three references to info@mikeprogram.org. The successful candidate will be invited for an interview. An invitation for an interview does not constitute promise of hire. This position is open until filled. No phone calls, please. Qualified candidates from minority racial/ethnic backgrounds and/or bi-lingual/bi-cultural are strongly encouraged to apply.

Salary / Pay Rate:$13.50- $16.50 hour depending on experience and qualifications
Apply by:July 26, 2014

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organization:Oregon Food Bank
position summary:

Who we are:
Oregon Food Bank provides food, education and hope to our neighbors in need.
• We are collaborative. At the center of a network of over 950 partners, OFB’s work is done in collaboration with organizations throughout Oregon and in Clark County, WA.
• We focus on freshness. OFB’s Produce Initiative and Fresh Alliance Programs bring fresh food to our neighbors in need.
• We champion self-reliance. OFB’s education courses teach skills that make families more resilient and impact life-long changes to eating habits.
• We advocate for change. OFB advocates for public policies and programs that address the root causes of hunger.

Salary / Pay Rate:Starting at $38,334
Apply by:July 21, 2014

Neighborhood House SUN Site Coordinator, Jackson Middle School

Salary range: $14.70-$18.01/hr DOE, 40 hours/week.

Closing date: July 21, 2014

Position Description

This position is responsible for day-to-day operations of SUN School’s extended day activities, the program's  social services referral and coordination systems and works in close collaboration with school’s principal, SUN CS Partner agencies, school staff, student support team (if applicable), and SUN advisory body.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Student and Family Advocate – Outside In

Student and Family Advocate – Outside In

Exciting work with innovative project providing advocacy and support to homeless students in the North Clackamas School District. Identify and engage culturally diverse homeless students and their families. Provide project development, coordination and implementation as well as case management services. BSW or Bachelors in related field required; MSW or MA in counseling preferred. Spanish fluency required; bi-cultural preferred. 40 hours/week, Monday-Friday with some evening hours. Salary DOQ + benefits.

A full position description and application instructions are available here: www.outsidein.org/employment.htm

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organization:The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
position summary:

Are you ready to contribute your operations and finance know-how as part of a committed and collaborate team? Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, with regional offices throughout the U.S., the Xerces Society is seeking an inspired leader to manage day-to-day operations while providing strategic planning in areas of finance, human resources and organizational growth in alignment with the organization’s mission. If you have a history of demonstrated success in a non-profit environment, appreciate an inclusive and collaborate approach to leadership, and have a talent for juggling a variety of priorities in a growing organization, this may be an ideal fit for you.

Salary / Pay Rate:$60 - $90k per year (commensurate with experience)