House DFL Caucus: Canvasser


Part Time Election Cycle

Minnesota DFL House Caucus Canvasser

Overview: The Minnesota DFL House Caucus is hiring canvassers for the 2024 campaign cycle. Employment is through Election Day. Canvassers will report to the Canvass Director. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and passionate to defend our House majority and expand into new districts. Currently we are hiring both part time and full time canvassers, both salaried and hourly positions available.

Job duties:

  • Door to door canvassing to identify voters
  • Some overnight travel for salaried canvassers
  • Keep accurate records of conversations
  • Help teammates to establish best practices
  • Bring issues to the attention of the Canvass Director or Field Director
  • Always representing candidates in their issues in the best, honest light
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum qualifications:

  • Some volunteer experience preferred
  • Active in the DFL Party and passionate about progressive values
  • Excellent communication in person and on the phone
  • Access to a smartphone
  • Reliable transportation
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work without supervision for long periods
  • Willingness to work irregular hours that are associated with campaigning

Compensation: Compensation is $23/hr or salary equivalent with a minimum of 20 hours per week for both part-time and full-time canvassers. Full time canvassers will receive a competitive benefits package that includes health and dental insurance.

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter and three professional references to Olivia Litzenberg at [email protected] with the subject line “Canvasser.”

The Minnesota House DFL is an equal-opportunity employer. The House DFL is committed to including groups historically underrepresented due to race/ethnicity, religion, age, gender-identity, sexual orientation, and/or disability. We strongly encourage members of underrepresented and marginalized communities to apply.