Metro 2 Recycling Information Center Prog. Assistants (Closes April 13)

Recycling Information Center Program Assistant
Two full-time positions
600 NE Grand Ave, Portland
Pay range: $23.13 - $31.01/hourly
Application deadline: April 13, 2016, 5:00 p.m. PDT

Position summary
Are you a people person who enjoys problem solving and knows how to provide exceptional customer service? If so, you might be the perfect fit for Metro's Recycling Information Center team. We're looking for two new team members who will help people in the Portland region find the information they need to recycle, prevent waste and have a healthy home, yard and garden. Work with a team that provides information referrals to thousands of residents and businesses annually over the phone and through the Find-A-Recycler tool on Metro's website. You'll be part of Metro's efforts to reach new audiences and diverse communities and learn more about their information preferences and needs. Your strong writing skills, creativity, and ability to learn and use new technology and communication channels will be essential to Metro's success.

Duties include
• research and data analysis
• system and database maintenance and reporting
• project and program coordination
• social media content review and writing
• program promotional support
• call center agent

At Metro, we strive to hire a workforce representative of the communities we serve, understanding that a diverse workforce strengthens our organization. We value diversity and support a positive and welcoming environment where all of our employees can thrive.

Three years of administrative work experience. The ideal candidate will have customer service
experience, MS Office Suite and Access software experience, including database management and data analysis; and experience with social media content review and writing.

To apply
Visit for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. If you need assistance, accommodation with your application or access to a computer, call 503-797-1570.

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