Canvassers Needed to Help Elect Democrats! $20-$28/hr + bonuses

Vote Blue
Durham, North Carolina
$20-23.50/hr + bonuses
Oct 13, 2020
Nov 02, 2020

Community Canvassers and Team Leaders  -  Let’s flip North Carolina back to Blue! 

Hiring Immediately -  $20-$28/hr + bonuses, Full-time & Part-time


Door-to-door Canvassers and Team Leaders will engage with voters in a friendly and safe way to inform them of Democratic candidates’ political stances and help them make a plan to vote for Democrats up and down the ballot. In North Carolina, we’re talking to voters about Joe Biden and why he’s the best candidate to begin America together to support our recovering economy while fighting the pandemic. We’re also helping to elect Cal Cunningham as Senator, an education champion pushing for better pay for our teachers and vital support for our students. 


We have experience doing this work during the COVID19 pandemic and have developed strict health and safety protocols that include a contactless approach to keep our staff and communities safe - we provide all of the training and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) you will need!


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Location: Durham, NC

We are hiring immediately, all positions run through early November with possibilities for advancement afterwards. Shifts are available 7 days/week with the possibility to work part-time or full-time.


Canvasser Responsibilities ($20-26/hr):

- Engage with the public in a friendly and professional manner

- Deliver a compelling script, and collect complete survey answers from voters

- Strictly follow the campaign's safety protocols, including the use of PPE and compliance with daily health and safety guidelines


Team Leader Responsibilities ($22-28/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 is:

-Charismatic, energetic, and passionate about progressive politics and fostering democracy

-Experienced with providing customer service; you should enjoy working with other people and be willing to speak with everyone

-Goal-oriented, determined, motivated and able to see the bigger picture

Prior canvassing experience is a plus but not required.


Pay: Base pay is $20/hr for Canvassers and $22/hr for Team Leaders and staff are eligible for bonuses up to $250 a week for working full time and earn daily $50 bonuses for working longer shifts.  We also offer daily transportation and smartphone bonuses, paid training, sick pay, and friend referral bonuses ($300/referral). All full-time staff have the option to opt into our company healthcare plan. 


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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.