Administrative Technician – Education and Community Engagement
Position Title: Administrative Technician – Education and Community Engagement – Portland’5 Centers for the Arts
Deadline to apply: May 29, 2018 @ 5:00 PM, PDT
Salary: $20.35 - $27.49 hourly
This is an internal and a First Opportunity recruitment opportunity. We are only accepting applications from 1) current employees and/or 2) residents who live within the First Opportunity Target Area (FOTA) and meet the qualifying annual household income limit. Internal applicants must be current employees of Metro having regular, regular part-time or temporary employment. Employees must have gone through a competitive selection process for the position currently held.
Portland'5 Centers for the Arts is seeking enthusiastic applicants to join our team. We're looking for employees who enjoy working in a fast-paced and friendly environment with great opportunities for advancement with Metro. Come be part of the magic that happens at the theater!
We are hiring an Administrative Technician to provide administrative support to the Education and Community Engagement department. The Education and Community Engagement assistant will support, drive, and assist in our mission – which is to offer culturally relevant education programming as part of the Portland'5 Centers for the Arts' commitment to celebrate diversity and broaden access to the performing arts for people of all means, cultures, and ethnicities.
Through our Education Program, Portland'5 Centers for the Arts removes barriers and provides access to a diverse selection of world-class lectures and performing arts. We offer free performances in our venues and in the community, along with career shadow opportunities, summer internships, and curriculum support. Our Education Program intentionally seeks and supports teachers and students in Title-I schools. Focusing on Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington counties, our programs enhance the education and arts experience by providing curricular materials that connect what students see on the stage with what they experience in the classroom. In our inaugural 2015-2016 season, the Portland'5 Education Program served over 6,000 students and staff from Multnomah county schools. In our 2016-2017 season, we served over 14,000 students and staff.
At Portland'5 Centers for the Arts, we 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.
A minimum of two years of experience in an administrative support or general clerical position, high school diploma or GED, or an equivalent combination of education and experience that would provide the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for the successful performance of the position.
To apply: visit www.oregonmetro.gov/FOTA for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center.
Please attach a resume and cover letter with your electronic application in order to be considered.
Metro is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer