[Sust-mar] Canvasser, p/t, Ecology Action Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia

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Position: EAC Membership Canvasser -- Part Time

Organization: The Ecology Action Centre http://www.ecologyaction.ca

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia

Do you want to get in on the environmental action? Join the Ecology Action Centre's canvassing team and help inspire others to make NS a greener and healthier province.

The Ecology Action Centre was established in 1971 and is Nova Scotia's largest and most active environmental organization. We work on sustainable transportation, marine and coastal issues, wilderness issues, urban issues, sustainable food production and alternative energy. Action is our middle name.

Membership is an essential component of the Centre. Our members direct our work, support us and give us a mandate. EAC currently has approximately 1200 members. With this eight week membership canvass we hope to encourage more of our supporters to join.


• Door-to-door canvassing within HRM

• Some street and event canvassing

• Making follow-up phone calls to prospective new members

• Membership outreach in areas beyond HRM

• Reporting to the Canvass Coordinator


• Enjoy people and engaging with people

• Passionate about the non-profit sector

• Enjoy sales and the opportunity to bring funding into the environmental movement

• Available evenings and weekends and willing to travel within HRM

• Knowledge of environmental issues and the Ecology Action Centre an asset

• Canvassing experience a definite asset

• Valid Driver's License and access to a vehicle an asset


Part-time 10-20 hours per week @ $12.00/hr for 8 weeks (September -- October)


Email, send or drop off a cover letter and resume (including 3 references) to:

Julia Kemp,

Office Coordinator

Ecology Action Centre

2705 Fern Lane

Halifax, NS  B3K 4L3

info at ecologyaction.ca

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. The Ecology Action Centre is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, Aboriginal people, and persons with disabilities.

Only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.

We will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis for a start date of September 1st.

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at GoodWorkCanada.ca.




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