Position: Environmental Outreach Canvasser
Organization: Earthroots – earthroots.org
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Are you an environmentally conscious and politically active person? Do you enjoy engaging with people about environmental and social justice issues? Then you have come to the right place!
We are offering flexible part-time positions that are perfect for students or people seeking extra income.
Earthroots is a non-profit environmental grassroots organization dedicated to the protection of Ontario’s wilderness, wildlife and watersheds. Throughout the years we’ve made significant and long term impacts on the protection of Ontario's old-growth forests, wolves, provincial parks and the Greenbelt / Oak Ridges Moraine.
We are seeking creative, reliable and environmentally minded individuals to join our outreach canvass team. The position involves engaging people door-to-door throughout the beautiful neighbourhoods of Toronto to raise awareness about Earthroots’ campaigns, get petitions signed, and to build support through financial contributions.
Working outside with a group of inclusive and like-minded individuals is dynamic and fun! As a part-time job, we do everything we can to accommodate your schedule. The hours of the shifts are set – you just choose the days that work for you. The position also provides a lot of insight into the inner-workings of non-profit organizations and keeps you engaged in the current issues that impact Ontario’s environmental landscape. Earthroots relies on the ongoing efforts of our dedicated canvass team so if you want a job you can feel good about, look no further!
This is a paid, permanent part-time position. We are looking for candidates who are able to make a minimum 6-month commitment. Canvassers work anywhere from 10 to 30 hours a week in the evenings and/or on weekends, based on the number of shifts they choose to do. All canvassers must work a minimum of 3 shifts a week. Shifts are 4 hours each and run from Monday to Sunday (5:00 PM-9:00 PM). The weekend schedule is more flexible. Base pay is $15.50 per hour plus commission - so highly motivated canvassers are compensated well! Current Earthroots canvassers are making an average of $26.90/hour. Unlike some other canvassing jobs, we don't involve any third party recruiters or companies - you will be working directly with our organization!
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: May 24 2019 ID: 53645