Paid Canvassers

Do you want to be a part of mobilizing the community for change? Alliance San Diego ( is hiring paid canvassers for its Fall 2016 Voter Engagement Campaign. The program will start on Monday September 12th, 2016 and end on Tuesday November 8th, 2016. The work shift is 5 hours a day, from 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm Sunday through Thursday, and 9:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturdays. Fridays off.

We will be walking neighborhoods in Mid­-City, Southeast San Diego, Clairemont Mesa, Kearny Mesa, and Mira Mesa. The program will educate residents on progressive social justice issues impacting our community.

If you are interested in helping us educate and motivate residents to help make San Diego’s future a bright one, we have a position for you!


  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to read and write in English.
  • Good people skills.
  • Energetic and physically able to walk up to 2.5 miles during each work shift
  • Prior canvassing or equivalent experience is a plus.
  • Proficiency in a second language (Spanish, Vietnamese, Arabic, Tagalog, etc.) is a plus.

Apply Now — Positions are Limited!!!

If you’re interested and available for the program hours listed above, please send your resume with two references to (please do not call or walk into the office).

From the resumes submitted, we will invite select candidates for an interview, during which candidates will be asked questions and can learn more about the job requirements.

We will hire the best of the best from this process. (You must be available and attend 2 interviews to be hired).

Pay rate is $14.00 per hour. Positions are part-time & temporary.

Alliance San Diego is an equal opportunity employer that encourages all people to apply. Applicants shall not be discriminated against based on religion, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, or any other basis prohibited by law.