Why not consider becoming an Election Worker?
What is an Election Worker?
An Election Worker is a community-minded person just like you who wishes to be part of the election process. Election Workers ensure that the election process is administered fairly, efficiently, and according to Florida Statutes and Federal Laws. Being an Election Worker is a very important part of the election process and each worker must understand and follow the election laws.
What are Election Worker’s Responsibilities?
Election Workers must:
· be able to deal with the public in a courteous manner
· be able to speak, read, and write English
· have transportation
· be able to work at least 14 hours
· attend mandatory training sessions
· arrive at their assigned precinct by 6:00 AM on Election Day
· assist with opening and closing the polling location
· check photo ID’s of voters
· issue ballots to eligible voters
· provide assistance to voters if needed
· remain nonpartisan during working hours
Election Workers must be able to lift 30 lbs. with assistance and be prepared to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time.
Who can be an Election Worker?
Any registered voter in Clay County may apply to be considered for a position. If interested, you must watch the Election Worker Orientation video. After watching the video, print the Election Worker Orientation Manual, Application and Quiz. Send the completed application and quiz to:
Clay County Supervisor of Elections
Attn: Election Worker Coordinator
P.O. Box 337
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
For additional information, please call the elections office at (904) 269-6350.