Prerequisite Opportunity: Visitor Information Ambassador for Oregon Convention Center (age 18+) Referral
Civic & Community, Arts & Culture
Age Minimum (with Adult) - 18, Minimum Age - 18+, Skill Category - N/A
Visitor Information Ambassador for Oregon Convention Center (age 18+) Referral
Do you love Portland? Then the perfect volunteer opportunity awaits you with the Visitor Information Center at the Oregon Convention Center!
Whether you are welcoming visitors, directing attendees to a show or meeting, or donating time to a volunteer committee, you can help us make our twin towers shine! This is an opportunity 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.
During each three-hour volunteer shift, you will interact with local, regional, national and international visitors to Portland, making new friends and learning along the way.
Provides a warm welcome and excellent customer service to visitors/guests
Directs guests to programs and appointments
Answers general information
Performs light computer research
Keeps reception area neat and stocked with informational materials
Provides light administrative support
Experience in a customer service environment
Ability to communicate with people of diverse backgrounds
Dependable and punctual
Must enjoy meeting new people
Comfortable with computer/telephones (or quick study willing to learn)
As the largest venue in the Pacific Northwest, the Oregon Convention Center provides outstanding experiences by embracing the local flavor and innovative approaches.
Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older to participate in this opportunity.
Click on "Express Interest" below if you are interested in helping out!
**This is a Referral Opportunity, which means it is run directly by one of our nonprofit partners. Once you express interest, someone from the partner organization should follow up with you shortly to discuss confirming you as a volunteer for this opportunity.
**Please note, your hours may not be recorded in your Hands On Greater Portland account since this is a partner-managed opportunity.