Website The Outreach Team
The Outreach Team
People Over Profits! Campaign Staff Needed $17-$21/hr + bonuses
Community Canvassers and Team Leaders
Hiring Immediately – $17-$21/hr + bonuses, Full-time & Part-time
Help us build support for working families! Every month the high cost of healthcare and prescription drugs hits families hard, especially during the past year as we have all lived through the pandemic. We need legislators to put people over profit. Our campaign will be urging voters to vote for House Delegates in this upcoming election that are committed to holding insurance companies and drug manufacturers accountable.
Get paid well! Canvass positions starting at $17/hour. Leadership positions starting at $19/hour. We offer overtime pay, driver bonuses, shift bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and bonuses for friend referrals. All team members have the opportunity to earn an extra $100 per week for working 6 shifts in that week.
Stay Safe! We have strict health and safety protocols that include a contactless approach to campaign work. We provide all of the training and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) you will need.
Locations: Loudoun County, Stafford, Fredericksburg, & Emporia, VA
We are hiring immediately, all positions are through November 2, 2021 (Election Day). Shifts run from 10:30am – 6:30pm Monday-Saturday with the possibility to work part-time or full-time.
Canvasser Responsibilities ($17/hr):
– Engage with the public in a friendly and professional manner
– Deliver a captivating presentation and compel voters to support endorsed candidates in Delegate races
– Participate in staff trainings to improve outreach skills
– Strictly follow the campaign’s safety protocols, including the use of PPE and compliance with daily health and safety guidelines
Team Leader Responsibilities ($19/hr):
-The Canvasser Responsibilities plus:
-Manage a small group of canvassers out in the field by checking in with them periodically throughout the day and debriefing with them at the end of the day
-Ensure each canvasser has all of the materials they need to be safe and successful -Assist directors with canvasser training and administrative work
The ideal candidate:
-Passionate about progressive politics and fostering democracy
-Strong communication skills; you should enjoy working with other people and be willing and excited to speak with everyone
-Hard worker who will stay motivated to engage as many people as possible -Open to new challenges and are interested in building their campaign skills -Culturally competent and able to respectfully engage with teammates and the community
Prior canvassing experience is a plus but not required.
Pay: $17/hr for canvassers and $19/hr for Team Leaders. We offer driver bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and bonuses for friend referrals.
We are committed to equity, inclusion, and anti-racism. We are an equal opportunity employer and we strongly encourage Black, indigenous, people of color, women, people with previous felony convictions, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, and others who identify with underrepresented groups to apply.