Paid Canvasser CD 21

CA Democratic Party - Bakersfield, CA

Part-time$15 an hour

Immediately Hiring Canvassers - $15 per hour

Job Description

The Democratic Party is seeking reliable, part-time canvassers with good communication skills to encourage voters ahead of the 2018 Midterm Elections.

Must be over the age of 18.

Schedule and Pay:

Pay is $15.00 per hour canvassing

Hours: 20-30 hours per week

Employment type: part-time

Duties Include:

  • Daily check-in Team meetings to set daily goals.
  • Filling out and turning in short online and papers forms.
  • Communicating with current and potential Democratic voters.
  • Must be able to work weekends and afternoons.
  • Must be willing to travel regularly within our county.

Skills needed:

  • Outgoing and comfortable with talking to the public, walking neighborhoods and knocking on doors to engage in voter registration.
  • Punctual, well organized, self-motivated, energetic, and motivated to work independently.
  • Strong passion for progressive politics.
  • Political, community, or labor experience a plus.
  • Being bilingual (particularly in Spanish) is a plus.
  • Polite and courteous.
  • Campaign, sales or telemarketing experience preferred but not a requirement.
  • Strong verbal and customer service skills.

To apply, please email us your resume, references, and best contact phone number and be sure to use “Canvasser Position” in the subject line.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour


  • Evening (Preferred)

Required travel:

  • 25% (Preferred)

Billing cycle:

  • Weekly

Sales cycle:

  • Less than 90 days

Sales environment(s):

  • Door to door
  • Store

Onboarding time:

  • Less than 1 month