Overview

Community Canvassers and Team Leaders –  Campaign for Democracy

Hiring Immediately – $22/hr + bonuses

Full-time & Part-time

 

Donald Trump and MAGA extremists have raised significant concerns about the health of American democracy. His disregard for democratic norms, attacks on the media, and erosion of institutions have undermined the checks and balances essential for a functioning democracy. Trump’s authoritarian rhetoric and behavior, along with his divisive policies, have exacerbated political polarization and weakened social cohesion. Through our work, we’ll engage with potential voters in busy public places in their communities to help them through the voter registration process. Be a part of the fight to stop Trump by registering people to vote.

 

This role is a great opportunity to gain experience in the following areas: Leadership, Communication & Advocacy, Community Outreach & Engagement, Campaign Work, Public Policy,  and Social Enterprise.

 

Get paid well! Canvass positions start at $22/hour. Leadership positions start at $24/hour.  Additionally, we are offering Spanish speakers an extra $1/hour. We offer overtime pay, driver bonuses, shift bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and bonuses for friend referrals.

Locations: Tucson, AZ

 

We are hiring immediately, all positions run through June with possibilities for advancement afterwards. Shifts run for 6-7 hours on weekdays and weekends with the possibility to work part-time or full-time.

 

Canvasser Responsibilities ($22/hr):

– Engage with the public in a friendly and respectful manner

– Deliver a compelling campaign message, and collect complete survey answers from voters

– Participate in staff training to improve 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 ($24/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 not required.

 

Pay: $22/hr for canvassers and $24/hr for Team Leaders. We offer driver bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and bonuses for friend referrals. All full-time staff have the option to opt into our company healthcare plan.

 

Apply here: https://www.theoutreachteam.net/interest-form-tot

 

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.

To apply for this job email your details to accounts@theoutreachteam.net