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Clean Water Action of Austin, Texas | Austin, TX
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Clean Water Action of Austin, Texas


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Published 19 hours ago

$13-$16 per hour + Bonus
19.5-32.5 hours per week

Join the fight against water contamination with our team of professional activists!

This past year, we moved legislation, convinced companies to get toxic chemicals out their product lines, shown elected officials that they need to join us, and more.

Campaigns We're Working On:

  • Putting pressure on decision makers to replace all lead pipes across the country.
  • Stopping coal-fired power plants from toxic waste into our streams and rivers.

Campaign Priorities:

  • Hold oil and gas companies accountable
  • Phase out fossil fuels and promote renewable energy like wind and solar
  • Reduce auto-dependency through electric-powered transit and more bike and pedestrian infrastructure
  • Build resiliency to climate change though better water conservation and flood control measures

*Great job for students with flexible schedule and short walk from UT!

Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Demonstrated commitment to progressive politics and environmental issues
  • Interest in non-profit career development is a plus.
  • Be comfortable with door to door fundraising.
  • Must be able to work at least three days a week (3:00-9:30 PM)

Responsibilities:

  • Promote community action on progressive issues to influence national, state, and local decision makers.
  • Provide communication with people that is independent of the mass media
  • Recruit members by collecting signatures and contact info.
  • Raise funds to support our research, lobbying and educational campaigns

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against race, color, religion, national origin, or sexual identity.

Apply now!

Join the fight against water contamination with our team of professional activists!

This past year, we moved legislation, convinced companies to get toxic chemicals out their product lines, shown elected officials that they need to join us…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Academic Credits
  • Paid

Benefits

  • 401 K
  • Paid time off
  • Sick leave
  • Parental leave
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance.
  • 401 K
  • Paid time off
  • Sick leave
  • Parental leave
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance.

Location

600 West 28th Street #202, Austin, TX 78705

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