Election Jobs


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. 


Elections Specialist Supervisor (Open and Promotional)
Closing 12/2/2021 11:59 PM Pacific

The Office of the Chief Elections Officer and Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Elections Specialist Supervisor.

Under direction from the Elections Manager (Deputy Assessor-County Clerk-Recorder and Elections Officer) the Elections Specialist Supervisor will supervise the technical and office support staff and the activities in the Elections Office.

The Elections Office conducts local elections serving 70 jurisdictions including 20 cities, and maintains the voter registration rolls for over 440,000 registered voters out of 500,000 eligible voters.

San Mateo County is a recognized leader in elections administration throughout the State of California. On November 3, 2015, the County held the state’s first countywide All Mailed Ballot local consolidated election. Subsequently, San Mateo County was among the first counties in the state to implement a Vote Center/All-Mailed Ballot election model in 2018 under the California Voter’s Choice Act.

The ideal candidate will have a good working knowledge of the California Elections Code and the applicable federal, state, and local laws governing the administration of elections, which include, but are not limited to, California’s Elections Code, the federal Help America Vote Act (HAVA), the National Voting Rights Act (NVRA), the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (UOCAVA), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and federal voting rights laws.

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