City of Portland transportation Smart Trips and Bike Delivery staff (close Feb 18)

SmartTrips Program Outreach and Bicycle Delivery Staff

The City of Portland Bureau of Transportation Active Transportation and Safety Division is looking for a person who can work in our SmartTrips Production Center and around the city – to encourage biking, walking, transit use, car sharing and carpooling in Portland. Duties include collating individualized packages for new movers with transportation information and delivering it to households all over the city by bicycle. Additionally, this job entails attending outreach activities to talk with residents and visitors about their transportation options and helping with our bike workshops. The Active Transportation and Safety Division works in a highly collaborative and team environment. A successful applicant will have the physical capabilities to ride their own bicycle in all weather conditions while pulling a provided bike trailer filled with SmartTrips materials to all parts of Portland (including the west hills and outer east Portland). Additional competencies include computer literacy with Microsoft Office Suite and basic writing and communications skills. Experience with ArcGIS and Access database a plus.

Portland Bureau of Transportation values a diverse workforce and seeks ways to promote equity and inclusion within the organization. PBOT encourages applications from candidates with knowledge, ability and experience working with a broad range of individuals and diverse communities. Although not required, PBOT encourages candidates that can fluently speak another language to include that information in their resume. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

The position is temporary starting March 3 through November 16 at $15.75 per hour. Deadline for application is Thursday, February 18, 2016 by 4:30pm. Interviews will be conducted on Monday, February 22, 2016.

Please send resume and cover letter to: City of Portland, Bureau of Transportation, Active Transportation and Safety Division, Attention: Linda Ginenthal, 1120 SW 5th Avenue, 8th floor, Portland OR 97204 or email linda.ginenthal@portlandoregon.gov

It is the policy of the City of Portland that no person shall be discriminated against based on race, religion, color, sex, marital status, family status, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or source of income. The City values diversity and encourages everyone who is interested in employment with the City to apply. If you wish to identify yourself as an individual with a disability under the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990 and will be requesting accommodation, the requests must be made to the Programs Manager named above No Later Than the Closing Date of This Announcement