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Jobs & Internships @ Visit Portland


INTERNSHIPS

Intern opportunities are ongoing. Applications are accepted year-round.

Submit resume and cover letter to Robert Witkowski at robert@visitportland.com

(Subject: INTERN + name) In your cover letter, please include what time frame you are interested in, earliest start date, and a brief description of your interest and what goals you are looking to accomplish during this experience. No phone calls or employment service vendors.

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WELCOME CENTER INFORMATION SPECIALISTS

Do you love the Greater Portland area and want to impact a visitor’s stay in Maine?

Visit Portland, the non-profit, member based, destination marketing organization that promotes the Greater Portland region for tourism, is seeking part-time, seasonal staff for our Visitor Centers. We groom our staff for multiple sites to keep your experience fresh. Recruiting starts soon, with onsite training beginning in early May, followed by Front Line Training in late May.

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WHERE WE NEED YOU:

Ocean Gateway

Mon-Fri: 8:30-5 and Sat-Sun: 8:30-4

May 1 to October 31 (open all holidays)

Half or full days available

Minimum one shift per week

Parking

Tommy’s Park

Daily: 10-5

Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend,

with shorter shifts on cruise ship days through late October

Half or full days available

Minimum one shift per week

Parking

Portland Jetport

Year-round

Weekdays (May-November): 4pm to midnight

Weekends (year-round): 10 am – 5 pm or 5 pm – midnight

Minimum one shift per week

Parking

Portland Transportation Center

Year-round (shifts vary by season)

2-4+ hour long shifts

Minimum one shift per week

Parking

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YOUR END OF THE BARGAIN:

Receive phone calls

Know our members and know what they offer

Make invaluable member recommendations to visitors to maximize their visit

Highlight driving routes

Keep brochure racks in ship shape

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THE FINE PRINT:

Loyal – we’re counting on you to be here

Flexible to pick up shifts on short notice

Be considerate of our visitors’ time: be quick and concise

Know your way around a computer

Resourceful and organized

Engaging in any language

Able to lift 20 lbs

Engaged, sunny people should email letters of interest and resumes to the Visitor Services Manager at criccardo@visitportland.com.

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DOWNTOWN PORTLAND VISITOR INFORMATION VOLUNTEERS

So you say you’re outgoing and knowledgeable about Greater Portland, Maine. If you are also sunny and warm, are positively charged about great customer service, appreciate the value of a good unbiased opinion, love to work independently and with a team, value your time and others and can sleuth your way to the truth, we want you!

Visit Portland, the non-profit, member based, destination marketing organization that promotes the Greater Portland region for tourism, is seeking part-time, seasonal volunteers for our Visitor Centers. We groom our volunteers for multiple sites to keep your experience fresh. Recruiting starts soon, with onsite training beginning in early May, followed by Front Line Training in late May.

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WHERE WE NEED YOU:

Ocean Gateway

Mon-Fri: 9-5 and Sat-Sun: 9-4

May 1 to October 31 (open all holidays)

Half or full days available

Minimum one shift per week

Tommy’s Park

Daily: 10-5

Memorial Day weekend – Labor Day weekend,

with shorter shifts on cruise ship days through late October

Half or full days available

Minimum one shift per week

Cruise Ship days at Ocean Gateway or Portland Ocean Terminal

Days Cruise Ships are in port: Times are 4.5 hr shifts beginning ½ hour after ships dock.

Ships dock from late April until early November

1-3 volunteers needed per ship.

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YOUR END OF THE BARGAIN:

Receive phone calls

Know our members and know what they offer

Make invaluable member recommendations to visitors to maximize their visit

Highlight driving routes

Keep brochure racks in ship shape

.  .  .

THE FINE PRINT:

Loyal – we’re counting on you to be here

Flexible to pick up shifts on short notice

Be considerate of our visitors’ time: be quick and concise

Know your way around a computer

Resourceful and organized

Engaging in any language

Able to lift 20 lbs

Please email letters of interest and resumes to Chris Riccardo, criccardo@visitportland.com