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Clean Water Action is currently accepting applications for our field canvass. This is an in person, entry level job that gives motivated and talented individuals an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in politics, communications, and advocacy.

Candidates who have prior fundraising experience will be considered for leadership positions once they go through our training program, and continue to consistently hit/excel at fundraising bench marks.

Staff will work to inform and activate the public about our national and state campaigns: to protect clean water; fight climate change; expose the impacts of oil and gas production; find safe alternatives to toxic chemicals, and more. In 2022, our canvassers will be focused educating voters, collecting IDs, and organizing communities to elect progressive candidates to local, state, and federal offices. 

Responsibilities:

  • Promote action on progressive issues to influence national, state, and local decision makers
  • Provide communication with people members of the public about our campaigns
  • Recruit members by collecting signatures and contact info
  • Raise funds to support our research, lobbying and educational campaigns
  • Identify and activate individuals who wish to participate in other activities, including letter writing, attending meetings, volunteer time, turning out the vote, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Must have strong communication skills
  • Must be committed to the cause of diversity, equity, justice and inclusion
  • Proof of full Covid-19 vaccination

Desired qualifications:

  • Interest in non-profit career development
  • Canvassing and/or fundraising experience
  • Bilingual or multi-lingual
  • Valid drivers license and comfort driving passenger vans

Benefits:

  • Rewarding work in a casual work setting
  • Gain knowledge of state and federal politics, campaign strategies, environmental issues, and communication skills
  • We prefer to promote from within and provide opportunities for rapid advancement to staff who excel
  • Opportunities for travel throughout the U.S., including national and regional conferences
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Paid training in both one-on-one and group settings
  • Health/Dental care eligibility for those who work 21+ hours weekly
  • 401k and paid benefit time

Schedule and Compensation:

  • We work Monday-Friday 2-9:30pm with occasional Saturdays 10am-3pm
  • Hourly pay is $14.25-$16.00 per hour, with an opportunity for bonus pay
  • Employees are paid every two weeks; direct deposit is available for staff employees

We are committed to reflecting the communities we work in and POC, LGBTIQ folks, and women are strongly encouraged to apply.

* As an equal opportunity employer, Clean Water Action is dedicated to non-discrimination in every aspect of employment. No person is to be discriminated against because of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, or any other ground prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. This equal opportunity policy applies to veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. This policy covers all aspects of employment, including hiring, promotions, terminations, pay, and the work environment.

* We do not provide any housing assistance. Please only apply if you have specific plans to be located near a Clean Water Action office.

Clean Water Action is currently accepting applications for our field canvass. This is an in person, entry level job that gives motivated and talented individuals an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in politics, communications, and…

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  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Educación
    Bachillerato
  • Nivel Profesional
    Principiante
Compensación
USD $14 - USD $16
/ hora
There is a fundraising bonus of 30 percent for folks who go above bi-weekly goals.

Ubicación

Presencial
301 S 4th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
Suite 365N

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