Election Jobs

Overview

Election Jobs

The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division currently has multiple career opportunities available! Below you will find details about each available position including job summaries, salaries, duties, requirements, and how to apply. 

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Election Vote Center Representative (Extra-Help, Seasonal)

Ideal candidates will have a minimum of one year of general clerical, office assistant, phone services or computer experience, and a close attention to detail. Vote Center hours are 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily during the period of operation, including weekends and holidays, and 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Election Day. These positions may require evening work assignments. 

The position requires basic addition and subtraction. Vote Center representatives must be proficient in the operation of a computer and computer software and applications. 

Applicants with experience as Poll Workers or Vote Center Representatives are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Critical skills for all Vote Center positions include the ability to prioritize work, coordinate several activities, organize and maintain accurate files and records, and understand and carry out oral and written directions.

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Election Vote Center Trainer (Extra-Help, Seasonal)

We are currently seeking dedicated and hard-working individuals for the temporary, full-time position of Vote Center Trainer.

Ideal Vote Center Trainer candidates will have strong public speaking abilities, past teaching or training experience with adult learners, computer proficiency and previous knowledge of vote center procedures, vote center applications and equipment.

Critical skills for all election worker office specialist positions include the ability to prioritize work, learn new jobs tasks quickly, and understand and carry out oral and written directions.

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Election Worker – Office Specialist (Extra-Help, Seasonal)

Ideal Vote Center Tech Support candidates will have computer experience and have attention to detail. Vote Center Trainer candidates will have strong public speaking abilities, computer proficiency, and previous knowledge of vote center procedures and the live vote center application.
 
Critical skills for all election worker office specialist positions include the ability to prioritize work, learn new jobs tasks quickly, and understand and carry out oral and written directions. 
 
Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. These positions may require weekend and evening work assignments. The selected individuals must be available for entire employment period until the completion of their assignment. 

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Election Worker – Office Assistant (Extra-Help, Seasonal)
(Closing 10/20/2020 11:59 p.m. Pacific)

Ideal clerical support and customer service candidates will have a minimum of one year of general clerical, office assistant, phone services, or computer experience. Outreach services candidates will have strong public speaking abilities and are bilingual in at least one of the above listed languages. Voting equipment candidates will have attention to detail and be able to lift and carry materials weighing more than 50 pounds. Office assistants able to work multiple elections are preferred. Office hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. These positions may require weekend and evening work assignments. 

Critical skills for all election worker office assistant positions include the ability to prioritize work, coordinate several activities, organize and maintain accurate files and records, and understand and carry out oral and written directions. 

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Elections Warehouse Technician/Field Technician (Extra-Help, Seasonal)
(Closing 10/5/2020 11:59 p.m. Pacific)

Ideal warehouse technicians/field technicians will have a minimum of one year of computer experience or education and experience in fast-paced manual labor. Preferred candidates will have attention to detail and be able to lift and carry materials weighing more than 50 pounds. All candidates should be comfortable driving for assignments as necessary. Drivers will either use county vehicles or be reimbursed for their mileage. Ability to work multiple elections is preferred. Office hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. These positions may require weekend and evening work assignments. 

Critical skills for all election worker office assistant positions include the ability to prioritize work, coordinate several activities, organize and maintain accurate files and records, and understand and carry out oral and written directions.

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Election Materials Proofreader – Spanish or Chinese Language Skills (Extra-Help, Seasonal)

PEOPLE FIRST – Conduct fair, accurate, and transparent elections to increase public participation and confidence. 

The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division is seeking full-time, seasonal, extra-help Election Materials Proofreaders to assist in the upcoming November 3, 2020 Presidential General Election. This is an excellent nonpartisan opportunity to be involved in the election process!

We are currently seeking dedicated and hard-working individuals for the position of Proofreader. Proofreaders will be hired into one of three areas (please specify in your application which position you are seeking):

  • English Proofreading
  • Spanish Proofreading
  • Chinese Proofreading

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Join Student Democracy Program

Student Democracy Program

 

What is Student Democracy Program?

Student Democracy Program is the San Mateo County Student Vote Center Ambassadors Program aimed at giving high school students an inside look at American democracy in action. Student Vote Center Ambassadors are essential members of the Election Day team, assisting voters and participating in Vote Center operations.