Jobs & Volunteering


Visitor Center Services Manager

Summary: Travel Portland is recruiting for an experienced manager to run its Visitors Services Center located in the heart of downtown Portland in Pioneer Square. The Visitors Services Center provides information, maps, and directions for tourists, locals, and anyone wanting ideas about how to enjoy the area. The manager must be proficient working in a busy, diverse environment with strong customer service skills. His/Her passion for ALL things Portland combined with supervisory experience is crucial for success.

Deadline: Open until February 11, 2015. Please do not call for status.


Meetings and Convention Coordinator

Summary: This position works closely with Travel Portland’s Convention and Sales Managers to provide support services in the solicitation of meetings and conventions to the city of Portland. The position requires attention to detail, data input, professional communication skills, and the ability to perform consistently in a fast-paced, multi-task environment with frequent interruptions. Knowledge of the tourism and hospitality industry is necessary.

Deadline: Open until February 16, 2015. Please do not call for status.



If you know and love Portland, the perfect volunteer opportunity awaits you with the Visitor Information Center located in Pioneer Courthouse Square. This is a chance for you to share your knowledge and passion for Portland’s sites, history and culture, while also learning more through ongoing training programs, newsletter updates and educational site tours covering area attractions, hotels, restaurants and events.

As a volunteer, you will serve as an integral part of the Travel Portland team by greeting visitors and providing them with directions or suggestions on key points of interest, dining options and more.

Conveniently located in downtown Portland — on both the MAX line and Tri-Met bus routes — the Visitor Information Center is easy to access from anywhere in the Portland area. During each four-hour volunteer shift, you will interact with local, regional, national and international visitors to Portland, making new friends and learning along the way.

Please contact Travel Portland Volunteer Program Manager Pam England to learn about current available volunteer opportunities: or 503.275.9767.