People Over Profits! Stand Up to Dominion! Campaign Staff Needed $15.50-$17/hr + bonuses
Community Canvassers and Team Leaders
Hiring Immediately – $15.50-$17/hr + bonuses, Full-time & Part-time
Help us build support for working families! Every month the high cost of utilities and prescription drugs hits families hard, especially during the past year as we have all lived through the pandemic. We need to put people over profit. Our campaign will be rallying support for state legislators to hold drug manufacturers and Dominion accountable.
Get paid well! Canvass positions start at $15.50/hour. Leadership positions earn $17/hour. We offer overtime pay, driver bonuses, shift bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and bonuses for friend referrals. All team members have the opportunity to earn an extra $100 per week for working 6 shifts in a week.
Stay Safe! We have strict health and safety protocols that include a contactless approach to campaign work. We provide all of the training and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) you will need.
Locations: Alexandria, Fredericksburg, Virginia Beach and Emporia
We are hiring immediately, all positions are through the end of the campaign on July 23rd. Shifts run from 11:30am – 7:00pm Monday-Saturday with the possibility to work part-time or full-time
Canvasser Responsibilities ($15.50/hr):
– Engage with the public in a friendly and professional manner
– Deliver a compelling presentation and compel voters to complete a questionnaire
– Participate in staff trainings to improve your outreach skills
– Strictly follow the campaign’s safety protocols, including the use of PPE and compliance with daily health and safety guidelines
Team Leader Responsibilities ($17/hr):
-The Canvasser Responsibilities plus:
-Manage a small group of canvassers out in the field by checking in with them periodically throughout the day and debriefing with them at the end of the day
-Ensure each canvasser has all of the materials they need to be safe and successful
-Assist directors with canvasser training and administrative work
The ideal candidate:
-Passionate about progressive politics and fostering democracy
-Strong communication skills; you should enjoy working with other people and be willing and excited to speak with everyone
-Hard worker who will stay motivated to engage as many people as possible
-Open to new challenges and are interested in building their campaign skills
-Culturally competent and able to respectfully engage with teammates and the community
Prior canvassing experience is a plus but not required.
Pay: $15.50/hr for canvassers and $17/hr for Team Leaders. We offer driver bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and bonuses for friend referrals.
We are committed to equity, inclusion, and anti-racism. We are an equal opportunity employer and we strongly encourage Black, indigenous, people of color, women, people with previous felony convictions, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and others who identify with underrepresented groups to apply.
About The Outreach Team
The Outreach Team is a field firm specializing in face-to-face canvassing operations. We fuel the nation's leading progressive groups to raise money, and impact critical elections.