What will I being doing?

Precinct Officers

  • Arrive at the polling place at 5:15 am on Election Day and remain until all tallies have been completed
  • Set up voting equipment and prepare the polling place for voting
  • Process voters by checking names on a list of registered voters
  • Admit voters to voting machines. tally results, secure voting machines, and close the polling place

Central Absentee Precinct (CAP) Officers

  • Process mailed-in absentee ballots
  • Check names of voters on lists of absentee applicants
  • Record names of voters in poll books
  • Record and process the votes cast on the Voting Machine used for in-person Absentee Voting

Stand-by (Alternate) Officers

  • May be called prior to Election Day to fill in for officers who cannot serve

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1. Am I qualified?
2. What will I being doing?
3. Will I receive training?
4. What will I be paid?
5. Where will I be working?
6. I would like to help out. How do I apply to be an Election Officer?