Grassroots Environmental Activist

Offered By: 
Texas Campaign for the Environment
Job Location: 
Dallas
Job Location (Other): 
Houston, Austin
Salary: 
Paid
Job Description: 
Texas Campaign for the Environment is looking for passionate new voices to develop lobbying strength on environmental issues here in North Texas! We are the largest and most successful environmental nonprofit in Texas, and the only one with a state-wide presence. Seriously, we visit all 181 legislative districts in Texas. We are seeking driven activists to organize local grassroots campaigns to protect the health, economy, environment, and livelihood of Texas communities, one door at a time. Key Responsibilities: Further our political organizing and public education efforts through: -Neighborhood Canvassing -Membership recruitment and fundraising -Grassroots Community outreach and coalition-building -Identifying voters and volunteers -Planning and participating in demonstrations and political actions -Meeting with elected officials and other policymakers Hours: -Full time: Monday-Friday, 2-10PM. -Part time: Any 3 or 4 weekdays, 2-10PM. * Must be available to work full 8 hour shift! Pay: -Full time: $450/week +bonuses -Part time: $90/day +bonuses Benefits include: -Comprehensive benefit package including health, dental and vision available for full time employees after 90 days -2 weeks paid vacation per year with holidays and sick days -Potential for rapid advancement and management training -Opportunities for travel throughout Texas and the U.S., including national and regional conferences -Valuable campaign experience from the perspective of an NGO advocate To apply: Complete our application (http://www.texasenvironment.org/careers) We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer! #climatechange #community #organizer #organizing #political #politics #campaign #campaigning #entrylevel #environment #justice #planet #activist #activism
Application Instructions: 
Apply at: https://www.texasenvironment.org/careers/#Dallas
Experience Required: 
Preferred
Contact Information: 
Email: jobsdallas@texasenvironment.org Phone: 214-599-7840
Type of Internship: 
Non-Profit
Posted By: 
Hunter
Expiration Date: 
Sunday, March 31, 2019