Election Workers

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Election Vote Center Representative
Extra-Help, Seasonal

Working at a Vote Center is a demanding but vital part of making democracy work. The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division is hiring for the November 6, 2018 Statewide General Election. 

Election Vote Center Representative (Extra-Help, Seasonal)

Vote Center Representatives are tech and computer proficient. During the Election, Vote Center Representatives welcome all voters, facilitate voting, conduct Vote Center operations in accordance with election law and follow defined procedures. Many people find it a rewarding experience and return year after year to serve. Please view the announcement to determine if you would be a candidate for Vote Center Representative. 

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If the Vote Center Representative position is not suitable, please view the Vote Center Volunteer application below. It is a commitment of only one day. Volunteers greet voters, distribute election information, conduct line management and hand out “I Voted” stickers to voters.

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Election Materials Proofreader

The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division is hiring for the November 6, 2018 Statewide General Election. 

Election Materials Spanish and Chinese Proofreader

Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in proofreading, editing, journalism, translating, literature or other related field; technical writing certificate or other related certification; at least one-year experience proofreading documents and/or translating in English, Spanish, or Chinese; and a professional background in proofreading, editing, journalism, translating, creative or technical writing, or other related field.

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Election Worker – Office Assistant
Extra-Help, Seasonal

The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division is hiring for the November 6, 2018 Statewide General Election. 

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

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.

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Vote Center Volunteer

Do you enjoy voting?  Do YOU have what it takes to serve on democracy’s front line?  Then sign-up to be a Vote Center Volunteer!  We need energetic and dedicated people to serve on Election Day.

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democracyLIVE!
Student Vote Center Representative Program

democracyLIVE! is San Mateo County’s student volunteer program where students have the opportunity to get an inside look at the election process. It’s a great way to learn how American democracy works while earning some extra cash, too!

Everything You Need to Know About democracyLIVE!

If this program interests you, we encourage you to sign up. It’s an amazing opportunity to experience Election Day firsthand.