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Community Organizer

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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 9 days ago

Start Date

June 5, 2019

Salary

$12 - $14
Plus bonus


Clean Water Action is a million member strong non-profit organization fighting to protect our environment and public health. For over 40 years, Clean Water Action has successfully held our politicians accountable to pass legislation in favor of our environment. This would not happen without the backbone of our organization, the canvass.

The U.S. EPA wants to create a polluter loophole in the Clean Water Act. This will make it easier for big corporations to dump waste is our water ways- without obtaining a permit first. We need a growing team of warriors.

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

Qualifications:

-Strong communication skills

-Demonstrated commitment to progressive politics and environmental issues

-Interest in non-profit career development is a plus.

-Be comfortable with fundraising


Our schedule is Monday through Thursday 3:30pm-10pm and Friday 2:30pm-9pm.

Clean Water Action is committed to reflecting the communities we work in. People of color, LGBTIQ folks, and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Clean Water action is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Clean Water Action is a million member strong non-profit organization fighting to protect our environment and public health. For over 40 years, Clean Water Action has successfully held our politicians accountable to pass legislation in…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • High School Diploma Required

Benefits

Medical/Dental Benefits + 401K + Leadership Advancement + Travel Opportunities

Medical/Dental Benefits + 401K + Leadership Advancement + Travel Opportunities

Level of Language Proficiency

Required to speak English. Bilingual and candidates who know ASL encouraged to apply as well.

Required to speak English. Bilingual and candidates who know ASL encouraged to apply as well.

How To Apply

If you're interested in a job, please email a copy of your resume and your contact information to the email address posted above.

If you're interested in a job, please email a copy of your resume and your contact information to the email address posted above.

Location

600 West 28th Street, Austin, TX 78705
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