Job Posting: Port of Portland – Properties and Business Development Intern

The Port of Portland has a job opportunity for students that they want to make available to ELGL members! They are looking for a Properties and Business Development Intern to help them with marketing & branding, business & economic development, and selling & leasing. This is a 12 month, paid internship with flexible hours to accommodate class times. Read on for a more detailed description of the job responsibilities.

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Properties and Business Development Intern


TIME PERIOD: 12 Months
SALARY: $10.83 – $18.69 Hourly
HOURS: 30-40 hours a week
CLOSING DATE: 03/21/14 05:00 PM


This is a 12 month internship. To be considered for an intern position you must be a student enrolled in school during the term of employment. Spring 2014 graduates will not be eligible for this internship unless documentation of continued educational classes (graduate school) can be provided. Applicants must provide current grade point average and proof of enrollment in classes at time of application. Maintenance of a minimum of a 2.0 grade point average and continued enrollment in classes pertinent to the internship is required.

Hours: 30-40 hours a week during the school year; 40 hours per week during summer and school breaks; hours are flexible based on school schedule; normal business hours are from 8am – 5pm.


This position will assist with research for industrial development strategies and actively participate in implementing those strategies to encourage traded-sector development in the Port’s business parks in Portland, Gresham, and Troutdale. The majority of the work will be within three (3) core functions: Marketing and Branding, Business and Economic Development, and Selling and Leasing.


For more detailed information on the job description and qualifications read the announcement: Properties & Business Development Intern

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