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OneAmerica Votes Canvasser

Virtual, O trabalho pode ser executado em ou perto de Yakima, WA

Detalhes

Tipo de Emprego:Meio Horário
Tipo de Emprego:Temporário / PJ / Freelance
Data de Início:5 de agosto de 2024
Data de término:15 de novembro de 2024
Prazo para Inscrições:12 de julho de 2024
Nível de Experiência:Recém formado
Compensação:USD $25 / hora

Descrição

Employment: Temporary, part-time, from August 5, 2024 – November 15, 2024 

Program Area: Organizing 

Reports To: Lead Field Organizer  

Full Time Salary Band: $25/Hour; 30 hours a week 

Location: Yakima, WA 

 

BACKGROUND  

OneAmerica was established in 2001 by U.S. Representative Pramila Jayapal and has since grown to become a locally and nationally recognized leader in advancing immigrant, civil, and human rights. We utilize grassroots organizing, policy advocacy, and civic/electoral engagement to promote justice in three areas: immigration, education and early learning, and democracy. Our family of organizations consists of OneAmerica (501(c)3), OneAmerica Votes (501(c)4), and OneAmerica Votes Justice Fund (PAC). 

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION  

OneAmerica Votes is looking for a team of dedicated and passionate canvassers to join our team for the 2024 General Election to elect a slate of progressive, Latino candidates in Yakima County and the Larger 14th Legislative District. Canvassers will be responsible for on-the-ground voter contact work going door-to-door to talk to voters about endorsed candidates and ballot initiatives we are supporting. Canvassers who join our team for the general election will have the opportunity to be part of making history, electing democratic, Latino representation in the Yakima Valley who are dedicated to fighting for issues that matter to the Latino community for the first time ever. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES 

 

Door-to-door canvassing (95%) 

  • Meet daily voter contact goals laid out by Lead Field Organizer through door-to-door canvassing
  • Conduct powerful conversations with voters about OneAmerica Votes and persuade voters to get out and vote for our ballot initiatives and candidates in the region through respectful and friendly conversation
  • Follow through with impeccable data entry after every voter conversation indicating levels of support for our issues, ballot initiatives, and endorsed candidates as well as key demographic data such as languages spoken
  • Communicate OneAmerica Votes’ mission, vision and values with voters to build a base of Latino Voters in Yakima County for our ongoing organizing work in the region

 

Data entry & reporting (5%) 

  • Sync with Lead Field Organizer before and after every shift to ensure accuracy of data, get clarity on metrics, and transfer hot contacts to Yakima Organizers to follow up with
  • Sync data and reports daily

 

QUALIFICATIONS & ATTRIBUTES  

OneAmerica is seeking candidates who are passionate about our mission and are highly proactive. While no one candidate will embody all the qualifications below, our ideal candidate would bring: 


REQUIRED 

  • A passion for talking to people who you do not know about issues and candidates
  • Self-motivation and ability to reach attainable goals in the field every day
  • A drive to want to make change for Latino and immigrant communities in Central WA through a lens of racial, economic, and language equity
  • At least one year experience in people-facing work, such as organizing, door-to-door canvassing, customer service, or community service
  • Access to reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license 
  • Ability to navigate technology on your smart phone
  • Ability to hold sometimes tense conversations with strangers about issues that matter to them
  • Impeccable people-skills and ability to connect and empathize with people from a vast majority of different cultural experiences

 

PREFERRED  

  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Previous experience door-to-door canvassing or phone banking

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

  • Ability to be on your feet for the majority of the day
  • Ability to be outside walking for the majority of the day
  • Travel within Pasco, Yakima, and Sunnyside
  • Ability to have upwards of 50 conversations a day on the doors with strangers


WORK ENVIRONMENT 

  • You will work out of OneAmerica Votes Yakima office and travel throughout the cities of Yakima, Pasco, and Sunny side to meet your field goals
  • You will be in the office for no more than 1.5 hours a day—the rest of your workday will be out in the community knocking on doors


COMPENSATION & BENEFITS  

  • $25/Hour
  • One hour of paid time off for accrued every 40 hours worked


Desired start date: August 5, 2024 

Apply by: July 12, 2024 


Please be sure to add notifications@app.bamboohr.com to your contact list to ensure delivery of all correspondence from us.  


OneAmerica is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Employment: Temporary, part-time, from August 5, 2024 – November 15, 2024 

Program Area: Organizing 

Reports To: Lead Field Organizer  

Full Time Salary Band: $25/Hour; 30 hours a week 

Location: Yakima, WA 

 

BACKGROUND  

OneAmerica was established in 2001 by…

Benefícios

One hour of paid time off for accrued every 40 hours worked.

One hour of paid time off for accrued every 40 hours worked.

Nível de Proficiência do Idioma

Being fluent in Spanish is preferred.

Being fluent in Spanish is preferred.

Localização

Virtual
O trabalho pode ser executado em ou perto de Yakima, WA
Local Associado
Yakima, WA, USA

Como se inscrever

To view the full job description and access to the application please use this link: https://weareoneamerica.bamboohr.com/careers/46?source=aWQ9MjM%3D

To view the full job description and access to the application please use this link: https://weareoneamerica.bamboohr.com/careers/46?source=aWQ9MjM%3D

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