Become an Activist - GET PAID TO SAVE THE TREES!

Posted on Dec 9, 2018 by Forests Forever

Berkeley, CA 94704
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Forests Forever is now hiring full and part-time campaign staff in our downtown Berkeley office to educate the public on crucial environmental issues and to advance environmental policy which protects our state's 17 million acres of woodland ecosystems and watersheds.

Founded in 1989, during the historic campaign to save the Headwaters ancient redwood forest in Humboldt County, California, Forests Forever engages in year-round education, grassroots organizing and executive-branch and legislative advocacy.

We are looking for upbeat, personable, articulate individuals to join our grassroots campaign staff to effect change on forest issues. Join the fight to protect our forests! Forests Forever's grassroots campaign staff educates and activates citizens, empowering the public to have a stronger voice in public policy affecting and protecting forests.

Grassroots PHONE Campaign Position
  • This is an entry-level part-time position with paid training
  • Part Time only: 5 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 4 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Friday
  • Inform and ecducate our members (NO COLD CALLING!) on crucial environmental and forest related issues
  • Compensation: $15.00/hr during training; $15.30/hr after training; potential for generous bonuses
Benefits:
  • Upbeat and Fun Work Environment
  • Generous Paid Time Off (vacation and sick time) PLUS 10 paid holidays per year

Grassroots STREET & FIELD Campaign Position
  • Street and/or field canvassing experience required.
  • Full Time: Monday-Friday either 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. or 2 p.m. - 10 p.m.
  • Inform and educate citizens on crucial environmental and forest related issues.
  • Inspire citizen activism through petition signing, membership, and letter writing to targeted public officials.
  • Compensation: $15/hr during training; $16.50-$18.00/hr after training;

potential for generous bonuses

Benefits:
  • Full-time staff are eligible for health and dental coverage on a co-pay basis
  • Upbeat and Fun Work Environment
  • Generous Paid Time Off (vacation and sick time) PLUS 10 paid holidays per year
Call today and start tomorrow!

For more information, please visit

Forests Forever is a California non-profit corporation operating under IRS code section 501(c)(4). Our Federal Employer ID Number is 68-.
The Forests Forever Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1998, carries out research, litigation, public education and administrative advocacy. Its Federal Employer ID Number is 94-.

Forests Forever was founded in 1989 during the historic campaign to save the Headwaters ancient redwood forest in Humboldt County, California. Our efforts helped galvanize the broad-based public awareness and outcry that led to that and other forest victories across the state.

Our mission: To protect and enhance the forests and wildlife habitat of California through educational, legislative, and electoral activities.

Reference: 599204287

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