Entries by Amber Faist

Nixyaawii Chamber of Commerce 2018 Gathering

Dear Nixyaawii Chamber of Commerce Member and Friends: The Nixyaawii Chamber of Commerce will celebrate its 8th Annual Gathering at the Wildhorse Resort & Casino on Wednesday, November 14th. Each year, the Gathering brings together members, partners, Tribal representatives, and community leaders to celebrate the contributions of the Nixyaawii Chamber of Commerce and its members. […]

Oregon Health Authority Job Opening- Tribal Affairs Policy Analyst (Operations and Policy Analyst 3)

JOB CODE: OHA18-0886 CLOSING DATE/TIME: 11/27/18 11:59 PM SALARY: $63,396.00 – $89,112.00 Annually JOB TYPE: Permanent LOCATION: Salem, Oregon The Oregon Health Authority is modernizing and expanding their Tribal Affairs Department and currently has a fantastic opportunity for a Policy Analyst with Tribal Affairs experience to join an excellent team and work to advance their Traibal […]

City of Portland Native Marketplace Application-Dec. 2018

The City of Portland Bureau of Environmental Services is once again hosting their annual Native American Marketplace on December 6th, 2018 from 10a-2p at City Hall. There is no charge for booth space.  First-come first served! City of Portland Native American Heritage Month Native American Marketplace Thursday, December 6, 2018 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. City of […]

Opportunity to comment on proposed City and County Clean Air Construction Standard

The Portland City Council and the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners passed parallel resolutions on Sept. 20, 2018, committing to establish a Clean Air Construction Procurement Standard. The standard would require equipment used on City and County construction projects to dramatically reduce diesel particulate matter from older diesel engines.  Public comment on the proposed Clean […]

SKANSA to hold late winter/ early spring Boost class

BOOST Description of Program The BOOST program is a ten-week hands on training program for certified minority, women owned business contractors. The goal of the program is to provide training in fundamental areas of construction business management and provides an opportunity to network with other contractors, representatives from participating agencies, Skanska and other relevant business […]

Turner School of Construction Management Program Fall 2019

For more than 40 years, Turner has offered the Turner School of Construction Management. In the company’s Portland office, the intense seven-week course is specifically geared toward certified minority and women owned businesses. The course is offered at no cost to the participants and is taught by Turner staff. Classes focus on various aspects of business, including marketing, business planning, banking, […]

City of Portland Contracting Opportunities to Partners

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Assistant Director, Operations & Finance Recruitment

Business Oregon has an exceptional opportunity for an accomplished progressive leader to serve as the agency Assistant Director of Operations. The senior-level position reports to the Director and participates as a member of Business Oregon’s Executive Team in support of the agency mission. This Assistant Director leads the Operations & Finance Division, and provides leadership […]

Seasonal Job Opportunities with Amazon in Troutdale, OR

Amazon will start hiring for more than 2,000 seasonal and full-time roles for its customer fulfillment centers and delivery facilities around Portland. Candidates can walk in, apply and receive a job offer on the spot at a hiring event or apply online: www.amazon.com/portlandjobs. Amazon expects to make hundreds of on-the-spot job offers and hopes these positions […]

COBID Info session with Travel Portland!!

Just a quick reminder about our Lunch & Learn next week, Wednesday, October 3.   If your business is minority-owned, women-owned, service-disabled veteran-owned, or if you’re an emerging small business, you won’t want to miss this session.  The primary goal of COBID certification is to level the playing field by providing certified businesses a fair opportunity […]