Canvasser

Job: Canvassers needed for various campaigns throughout Los Angeles and Orange Counties. 

Responsibilities: The Canvasser will connect directly with a broad base of voters. She/he must have excellent relationship building skills, physical stamina to canvass door to door, and knowledge of current political issues. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Door to door canvassing, home visits and phone calling related to enrollment or other outreach efforts.
  • Meet daily and weekly goals related to enrollment and outreach.
  • Approach new challenges with creativity and flexibility with a focus on measurable outcomes.
  • Work collaboratively with a team and colleagues.
  • Report daily on goals, strategies and outcomes.
  • Keep up-to-date records on all work, including using online tools.
  • Be available to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends as needed. Ability to manage personal transportation needs to move efficiently across neighborhoods.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to work well in a team.
  • Ability to take initiative, motivate others, be accountable and work at a fast pace.
  • Curiosity in people’s stories and ability to initiate and build relationships with a wide and diverse range of people.
  • Must be able to travel to and from locations quickly and with ease.
  • Strong oral communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent problem-solver.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing priorities.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, cultural competency, and self-awareness.

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED required; College preferred.
  • Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, or Vietnamese speakers preferred. 

Physical Requirements:
Ability to physically perform the duties of the job; ability to walk and canvass for extended periods of time.

Compensation: $15/hour

To apply: To apply, please email Felicia Fierro at felicia@presidiosc.com with “Canvasser” in the subject line. Please include a resume. Positions accepted on a rolling basis.
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