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Career Day at Nike World Headquarters
November 16, 2018 | 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
Dream of having a career at one of the world’s largest sports brands?
Spend the morning at Nike!
Career Day Information
Learn about careers at Nike in apparel and footwear design, fashion sustainability, business innovation, web development and more with the nonprofit Portland Workforce Alliance!
- Go behind-the-scenes in the innovation hub to learn about the journey of a start-up idea! Learn about sustainability with Nike Grind and see what is done with donated shoes.
- See what a typical day is like for a web developer of a start-up business and learn about how interpersonal skills and problem solving are put to the test at Nike.
- Tour the Headquarters and talk with a panel of team members from fields such as consumer services, marketing, web development, programming and design about their career path & education!
- Learn what skills, experience and education are required to work for one of the biggest sports brands in the world.
Nike World Headquarters
One Bowerman Drive
Beaverton, OR 97005
Check-in & Eligibility
Check-in at 8:45 am at Prefontaine Hall. Program starts promptly at 9:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm. Open to students from PWA’s partner high schools (PPS, Parkrose and North Clackamas).
Directions for Attendees
Click here to see a map of the Nike World Headquarters. We will meet at Prefontaine (“Pre”) Hall, which is right near the main entrance where you arrive via One Bowerman Drive. It is in the SE quadrant of the campus. If you are an adult needing to park: Drop your students off near the entrance, then look for parking. If nothing nearby is available, you can usually find parking in “The Park,” a giant parking structure on the NW side of campus. It is a 10-minute trek back to Prefontaine. If you get lost, ask any Nike employee and they will direct you. PWA staff contact: Susan (503) 577-6177
Dress to impress! Business casual attire is best. No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.
Download the printable flyer here.
Registration closes: When filled. Seats fill fast! Sign up today.
Portland Public Schools: Talk to your career counselor.