Part-Time Temporary Signature Collector

Fair Elections Portland is a campaign to put two questions on the ballot this November. Both questions are charter amendments. One would set up public funding for Clean Elections for Portland City Council, School Board, and Mayoral campaigns; the other would extend Ranked Choice voting to City Council and School Board ballots. 

We currently need part-time staff to assist in the signature gathering effort. The successful applicant will go door to door in Portland neighborhoods collecting signatures from voters. The position is part time and temporary until July 29th. 


  • Reliable schedule
  • Hourly rate $15
  • Casual dress code
  • Training provided

Core Responsbilities:

  • 8-40 hours/week and very flexible weekday and weekend hours available
  • Collecting signatures door to door in Portland
  • Reaching signature goals
  • Answering questions about the issues and the campaign
  • Volunteer recruitment of supportive voters
  • Potentially coordinating with volunteer signature collecting team


  • Reliable transportation
  • Registered to vote in Portland, Maine
  • Able to spend 4 to 5 hours per day outside walking in all weather conditions
  • Ability to meet goals consistently without close supervision
  • Prior experience in voter outreach or political engagement is helpful, but not required

To Apply:

  • Send a resume addressed to Daniel Sipe at or contact 207-227-0159