Human Resources

For information about current openings, email jobs@cgesd.k12.or.us or call (541) 298-5155.

Human resources is charged to recruit, select and employ the most qualified personnel to provide leadership and service to local districts.  Human resources also promotes the professional growth of ESD personnel by providing professional development for all employees and is responsible for maintaining all necessary personnel records.

Position Announcements

To apply for the following positions, please complete an Application Form and submit it to Human Resources with any other information you would like considered (cover letter, resume, etc.) or as specifically directed by the job posting. Columbia Gorge ESD is an equal opportunity employer. Click here for an Application Form.

Volunteer Position

The Board of Directors for Columbia Gorge ESD is requesting applications for an individual to represent Zone 2 and Zone 3.  Zone 2 consists of Wasco County voting precincts 1, 5, and 7 (western The Dalles to Mosier). Zone 3 consists of southern Wasco County (The Dalles to the southern county border).

Eligible applicants will be qualified voters in the district and have been a resident within the district for one year immediately preceding appointment. The Board of Directors generally meets once per month (the third Wednesday) at 7:00 p.m.. within the boundaries of Hood River and Wasco Counties. The term of these offices will end June 30, 2021. To be considered for the position, please complete and submit a Board Member application. Submit completed forms by email to jobs@cgesd.k12.or.us or mail to 400 East Scenic Drive #207, The Dalles, OR 97058, or fax to (541) 296-2965. For additional information, please call 541-506-2240.

 

Temporary and/or Part-Time Positions

Career Connections Intern to serve the Columbia Gorge STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Hub. This is a temporary, paid internship position to focus on career-connections work for the STEM Hub. The primary project will be creating a database of all STEM companies in the Gorge region. Other related projects may be added as time allows. Approximately 20 hours per week for 8 weeks, with the exact schedule to be determined with the STEM Hub Director. $13.93 - $15.12 per hour, depending on experience and/or qualifications. Click here for a complete job description. Please submit a completed application, along with a cover letter, resume, and any certifications for consideration. Submit completed forms by email to jobs@cgesd.k12.or.us or mail to 400 East Scenic Drive #207, The Dalles, OR 97058, or fax to (541) 296-2965. For additional information, please call 541-506-2240. Open until filled.

 

Classified Positions

Preschool Promise Bilingual Instructional Assistant - Early Learning: Will collaborate with the teacher in providing a positive learning environment and curriculum that support children’s social, emotional, physical, language and cognitive development. Provide written and oral translation as needed. Ensure labeling, schedule, and management systems are accurate and in place. Organize materials and furniture into an environment that supports active and quiet playtime and assisting teacher in modifying the environment to respond to individual children’s needs. Supervise all children’s indoor and outdoor activities while incorporating positive guidance and behavior management techniques. Minimum requirements of bilingual/biliterate in Spanish and English, an Associate's Degree preferred, High School Diploma, GED, or Diploma de Educacion Secundaria required, Preschool Child Development Associate (CDA) certificate required. 12 months of qualified teaching experience in a certified child care center or comparable group care program in the care of preschool age children preferred. Salary: DOE, see CGESD Salary Schedule (in the union contract). Click here for a complete job description. Please submit a completed application, along with a cover letter, resume, and certifications for consideration. Submit completed forms by email to jobs@cgesd.k12.or.us or mail to 400 East Scenic Drive #207, The Dalles, OR 97058, or fax to (541) 296-2965. For additional information, please call 541-506-2240. Open until filled.

Licensed Positions

None open at this time.

Internal Applicants Only Positions

Full-time benefits include medical, vision, dental, life/AD&D, and long-term disability insurance. Employer paid Public Employee Retirement System (PERS) and Individual Account Program (IAP) contributions upon qualification, district paid health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) coverage, tuition reimbursement, and access to an Employee Assistance Program. Optional benefits (employee paid) include Section 125 plan with Wage Works (FSA for health and dependent care), additional life/AD&D for self/partner/children, short term disability, long-term care for self/partner, and participation in 403(b) and 457 retirement plans.