Employment

Thank you for your interest in a job at CFC! 

We currently have the following positions available:

CANVASS COORDINATOR – VANCOUVER

 

Closing Date:  Open until filled

Location(s): Vancouver, WA

Wage: $15/hour plus generous bonuses

Shift: 5 hours/day in the late afternoon/evening

 

The Cascade Forest Conservancy is looking for an outgoing Canvass Coordinator to expand our outreach work in Vancouver, WA. Using your knowledge of local neighborhoods, you will organize effective daily routes and have face-to-face conversations with people at their doorstep. You’ll tell them about our work and give them the opportunity to have their voices heard on decisions affecting our National Forest. By gathering donations you will help grow our membership and make our work even more effective.

 

Your Job:

– Engage potential members in meaningful conversations.
– Persuade potential donors to financially support the Cascade Forest Conservancy’s programs.
– Meet periodically with the Canvass Team Coordinator and Executive Director to gauge outreach success.

 

Requirements:

– Knowledge of Vancouver neighborhoods.
– A history of working independently as a successful fundraiser or sales associate.
– Must meet a daily quota of $100/day – you keep 40% of what you earn above that.
– Be energetic, with strong communication skills, a great work ethic, and a desire to proudly represent us in the Vancouver area.
– High school diploma or GED.
– Ability to stand and walk for up to 4-hours per shift
– This role involves working in inclement weather conditions
– Current driver’s license, and access to a car with valid insurance.
– Positive attitude toward your work.
– Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Application Guidelines

Please send one pdf file to jobs (at) cascadeforest.org. The file should include a resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in this position and how your skills and experience match the responsibilities and requirements. Please put your name and the job title in the subject of the email and in the pdf file name. References from most recent jobs must be available upon request.

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MEMBERSHIP OUTREACH ADVOCATE (DRIVER)

 

Closing Date:  Open until filled

Location:  Portland, OR

Wage: $14/hour plus generous bonuses

Shift: 5 hours/day in the late afternoon/evening (typically 4-9pm, Mon-Fri)

 

The Mount St. Helens area is facing increased threats from logging, mining and climate change. We need to make the public aware of these threats and get people involved in saving our National Forest from destruction.

 

If you’re an energetic person who is passionate about the environment, enjoys working outside and meeting new people, the Cascade Forest Conservancy (CFC) is looking for someone like you to join our outreach team! As an Outreach Advocate for CFC, you will have face-to-face conversations with people at their homes, where you’ll tell them about our work and give them the opportunity to have their voices heard on decisions affecting our National Forest. By gathering donations you will help grow our membership and make our work even more effective.

 

For over 30 years, the Cascade Forest Conservancy has worked to preserve and sustain the forests, streams, wildlife and communities of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. You’ll work directly for us, and join a team of passionate forest advocates. More than ever, we need people like you to speak up for our iconic wild forest!

 

Your Job:

  • Engage potential members in informative conversation about our programs and campaigns.
  • Persuade potential donors to financially support CFC.
  • Drive the team to outreach locations on a rotating schedule. (Mileage is reimbursed at $0.50/mile.)

 

Requirements:

  • Be energetic, with strong communication skills, a proven work ethic, and a desire to proudly represent us in the Portland/Vancouver metro area.
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Comfortable handling cash and processing financial transactions.
  • Professional appearance and attitude toward your work.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to stand and walk for up to 4-hours per shift
  • This role involves working in inclement weather conditions
  • Valid drivers license and access to a car with valid insurance (mileage is reimbursed at $0.50/mile).

Application Guidelines

Please send one pdf file to jobs (at) cascadeforest.org. The file should include a resume and a cover letter explaining your interest in this position and how your skills and experience match the responsibilities and requirements. Please put your name and the job title in the subject of the email and in the pdf file name. References from most recent jobs must be available upon request.

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