Position Description: Canvasser
The Ohio Democratic Party is seeking engaging and driven individuals to serve as canvassers for an
outreach campaign in connection with our federal and state races. The canvass team will serve as the
frontline staff for the campaign and will be responsible for executing the canvass program through direct
contact with voters using door-to-door household conversations. The campaign will run through
November 8th, Election Day. The positions will be based throughout Ohio. Pay starts at $13 per hr. with
•Effectively engage voters through door to door canvassing
•Use technology tools to ensure accurate and timely data entry
•Complete daily and weekly reports on progress to goal for all metrics
•Represent the campaign with professionalism and ethical conduct
•Successfully complete required training
Canvassers will report daily to their team leader.
•Previous canvass experience is helpful but not required as training and coaching will be provided to all
•Excellent interpersonal and effective communication skills are necessary
•Demonstrated success in metrics driven jobs
•Proven ability to work in an inclusive, team-oriented, fast-moving workplace environment
•Must be able to use a computer and have the ability to learn how to use a software database
Please reply via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the body of the email, please include your name,
address and phone number. Please list your last three jobs (if applicable). In addition, please answer the
• Why do you want to do this job?
• Why do you think you have the skills & experiences to be successful at this job?
• Why are you interested in politics?
If you do not have access to email, please call us at 614-221-6563. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. We strongly encourage women and minorities to apply. Ohio Democratic Party is an equal opportunity employer.