Jobs & Volunteering


Communications and Public Relations Manager

Summary: The Communications and Public Relations Manager positions Portland and Greater Portland as a preferred travel destination through an intensive media relations effort that targets media representatives through dedicated content and with a focus on our annual winter advertising campaign (November-March). This position works in an integrated marketing capacity to support the PR needs of Travel Portland’s Marketing campaigns (winter advertising, Dining Month, etc.) in order to communicate Travel Portland’s messages to specific markets, key audiences and targeted demographic segments. It also serves as lead on PR content materials and as liaison to Travel Portland’s larger content and social media teams.

Deadline: Open Until April 29, 2015.Please do not call for status.


Receptionist—Job Share (4.5 hrs/day—afternoons)

Summary: Great opportunity for someone wanting an interesting part-time job! This position creates a professional first impression of Travel Portland by greeting clients, answering incoming calls, and directing calls and/or clients to the appropriate person or extension. Staff in this position also provide administrative support for a range of projects. Full benefits including medical, dental, sick leave, vacation and holidays.

Deadline: Open Until April 28, 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 fill out our volunteer application to learn about current available volunteer opportunities.