Canvassers Wanted!

We’re looking for a couple more canvassers for the remainder of August and September. Want to help bring knowledge of energy efficiency programs to neighbors in Pittsfield?


The Berkshire Environmental Action Team (BEAT) is seeking individuals to be a part of our No Fracked Gas in Mass program to assist with our EE Pittsfield Campaign for 11 hours per week. The job pays $15 an hour. Pay is monthly, and lasts for the duration of this outreach project, now through end of September of 2019.

Come be part of the climate solution, bringing information on energy efficiency programs to Pittsfield neighborhoods!

Responsibilities include:
• Door to door canvassing in selected neighborhoods of Pittsfield, bringing information about the MassSave and Solar Access programs to local residents, and collecting information from those interested in participating in either program

• A weekly meeting to check in on progress and results

Ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and knowledgeable (or willing and quick to learn) about home energy use and renewable energy alternatives, able to quickly establish rapport with members of the public, knowledge of or willingness to learn a rudimentary online map and survey app, cellular service through phone or tablet. Ability to move around Pittsfield city neighborhoods and knock on doors. Must be extremely detail oriented and able to work without supervision.

Hours are extremely flexible, although coordination with other staff will be required.

Please send resume, cover letter, and writing sample of why you care about moving beyond fossil fuels to:
Jane Winn, Executive Director at

Berkshire Environmental Action Team (BEAT) is an equal opportunity organization and will not allow discrimination based upon age, ethnicity, gender, national origin, disability, race, color, veteran status, marital status, size, religion, sexual orientation, LGBTQ+ status, socioeconomic background, or any other characteristic protected by law. This applies to the people we serve, our volunteers, our staff, our interns, and our Board of Directors.

We look forward to hearing from YOU!