Canvass Organizer (w/ Optional Management Fast Track)

Hiring Organization:
Clean Water Action

City:
Baltimore

About this position:

 For 50 years Clean Water Action has succeeded in winning some of the nation’s most important environmental protections. Candidates who possess a strong commitment to environmental, social, and political justice, a positive attitude, and a good sense of humor will be well suited for this role. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply!

Please email: Baltimore@cleanwater.org with Resume and/or questions!

Some of the issues we work on:

· Environmental Justice

· Climate Change

· Renewable Energy

· Toxics in Everyday Products

· Lead in Drinking Water

· Oil and Gas pollution

 

Responsibilities of a  Canvass Organizer will include:

· Promote action on progressive issues to influence national, state, and local decision-makers.

· Communicate with and educate the community about important issues that matter to them.

· Recruit new and existing members and motivate them to take action on a specific campaign.

· Raise funds to support our research, lobbying, and educational campaigns.

· Training and developing new activists.

· Motivating teams of 3 or more to be goal oriented.

 

Requirements:

· Must be located within a commutable distance of the Baltimore area.

· Must be able to supply COVID vaccination documentation.

· Must have strong communication skills.

· Must be committed to the cause of diversity, equity, justice, and inclusion.

· Must commit to a minimum of 3 months. Shifts are from 1:30-9:00 pm Monday through Friday.

· Previous canvass experience is a plus.

· A desire for non-profit career development is a plus.

· Experience with canvassing and political organizing is a big plus!

· Bilingual folks, BIPOC, and LGBTQI+ are strongly encouraged to apply.

 

What’s in it for you?

· Starting rate of $14 -$17/hr.+

· Opportunities for advancement.

· Gain valuable experience in the non-profit sector

· Relaxed, fun, and casual workplace culture

· Get to know your local neighborhoods

· Paid Training

· Flexible Scheduling

· Paid Sick Leave

· Enhanced benefits available for employees who work 21+ hours/week.

Please email: Baltimore@cleanwater.org with Resume and/or questions!

Clean Water Action is dedicated to being an anti racist organization. We believe that those most affected by environmental degradation should have a voice at the table and solutions to environmental problems contribute to broader goals of justice for the most vulnerable among us.  

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 in employment 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.