Conservation Canvasser

The Alaska Center

Anchorage , Alaska

The Alaska Center is looking to hire conservation canvassers.  We are looking for outgoing, passionate individuals to reach out to the public to find new supporters.

Canvassers work alongside Deputy Canvass Directors and the Canvass Director to interface with Alaskans on key conservation issues. Conversations take place in person, over the phone, and at events. Our goal is to identify and activate supporters on various conservation campaigns that protect the resources that sustain our cultures and way of life

Individuals that have a close tie to Alaska’s culture, way of life and/ or fishing are encouraged to apply. This is an entry level position that provides career building opportunities in a larger conservation movement.

Duties include:

  • Going door to door and making phone calls, educating Alaskans on a variety of timely issues.
  • Encouraging active public involvement in conservation advocacy campaigns.
  • Engage Alaskans at conservation events.
  • Recording accurate data, and working with your supervisor to ensure a quality canvass program.

Salary is dependent on experience, and hours will be Sunday - Thursday 2:00pm - 9:00pm, but are subject to change. The official start date will be May 1st but can be flexible. If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Canvass Director, Ryan Astalos ryan_a@akcenter.org. Positions are open until filled. You must be 18 years of age or older to apply for this job.

The Alaska Center is an equal opportunity employer. Employment and promotional opportunities are based upon individual capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic as established under law.

HOW TO APPLY

If interested, please email cover letter and resume to Canvass Director, Ryan Astalos ryan_a@akcenter.org. Positions are open until filled. You must be 18 years of age or older to apply for this job.

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