Parking Manager

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
Job ID
# of Openings
Facility Operations
Regular Full-Time

Become a part of the team behind the team.  

As employees of the Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Quarter, we do more than basketball. We bring people together to create extraordinary moments and lasting memories through the power of sports and entertainment. We are pioneers and innovators. We look for people who push boundaries, who dream, who are committed to inclusivity – who want to contribute to Rip City! 


As our Parking Manager, you will manage and maintain the operation of all Rose Quarter administered parking facilities and surfaces. You will act as a leader and liaison between the Rose Quarter and contracted parking services team. The successful candidate will ensure that customer satisfaction is maximized by maintaining the highest level of service thresholds and initiatives that are aligned with the Rose Quarter standards.


  • Lead daily parking and traffic operations for the Rose Quarter, including event operations, staff and tenant passes, and third party needs.  
  • Develop and maintain relationship with parking management subcontractor. Train, supervise, counsel, and support entire parking operations team.  
  • Responsible for actively managing 7 lots and coordinating event vehicular and pedestrian traffic to minimize congestion and prevent accidents. Maintain upkeep of all parking facilities and equipment.  
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with PBOT, ODOT and city representatives to ensure Rose Quarter is involved in all decision making for surround construction (roads and highways)  
  • Coordinate distribution of passes for all required groups and maintain accurate records. Track and analyze financial reports in order to maximize revenue capture and cost effectiveness.  
  • Administer and implement parking operation policies and procedures. Stay current with new technology and methods to improve processes. Provide Twitter and Waze social media updates on traffic and parking availability, as needed.  
  • Work directly with Event Managers to ensure parking and traffic plans take all Rose Quarter activity into account with up to 3+ events at a time.  
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with City of Portland departments and other applicable authorities and agencies.  
  • Ensure that the guest experience is extraordinary by maintaining a high level of service in all areas of the operation.  
  • Committed to developing a diverse and inclusive environment with our employees and third-party relationships  
  • Maintain traffic management plan, update as needed  
  • Communicate to all employees working on rose Quarter campus any changes in standard operating procedures daily as needed  
  • Communicate calendar of events and parking rates to internal and external stakeholders on a monthly basis  
  • Perform other duties as assigned.  

We’d like to hear from you if you: 



  • Knowledge of parking management best practices  
  • Knowledge of traffic operations and ingress/egress patterns  
  • Ability to maintain relationship with third party vendor  
  • Ability to create and administer parking policies and procedures  
  • Ability to manage parking passes  
  • Ability to provide customer service to all guests using the parking facilities  
  • Ability to handle multiple events occurring on the same day  


Minimum Qualifications  

  • 3+ years’ experience related to parking and traffic operations.  
  • Knowledge of current parking management/industry best practices and laws including traffic control flagging laws and requirements.  
  • Proficiency in accounting procedures and practices related to annual budget, forecasting, auditing, reconciling, billing, and invoices. Ability to log information and make mathematical computations quickly and accurately.  
  • Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.  
  • Knowledge of basic computing equipment and software such as Windows OS, MS Outlook, Word and Excel preferred. 
  • Bachelor degree preferred.  
  • Proven track record of building high performance teams.  
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast paced, high profile environment and deliver extraordinary moments to our guests and our employees. 
  • Ability to regularly work on evenings and weekends within a flexible schedule. Position is routinely required to work outdoors and is exposed to the elements (heat, rain, etc.)  
  • Ability to provide proof of COVID vaccination. 


Offers of employment are conditional upon the results of a background investigation. We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories and review results on an individual basis.  


The Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Quarter embraces diversity and inclusion. We celebrate individual expression and uniqueness on our campus. We do not tolerate harassment or discrimination. We are committed to hiring individuals that reflect the community we serve without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other legally protected characteristics. We are an equal opportunity employer.  


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation. 



We invest in our employees inside and outside of work. Our benefits package for full-time teammates includes: 

  • Competitive Healthcare Coverage 
  • Retirement Plan 
  • Paid Maternal & Parental Leave 
  • Flexible Time Off (3 weeks + 11 holidays) 
  • Wellness Perks 
  • Tuition Reimbursement 
  • Free Parking + Discounted Mass Transit Passes 
  • Discounted & Complimentary Tickets 
  • Ongoing Learning & Development 


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