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. 

Vote Center Volunteer

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

  • Vote Center Volunteers arrive at the Vote Centers at 6:30 a.m. to set up, and the day generally lasts until 9:00 p.m. During the day you will receive two (2) one-hour breaks.
  • Vote Center Volunteers will greet voters, distribute election materials and voter check in forms, direct voters, and conduct line management.
  • Vote Center Volunteers earn $280 for volunteering on Election Day and for attending one training class.
  • Personal Protective Equipment, including gloves, hand sanitizer, and face masks, will be provided to Vote center Volunteers.
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Student Democracy Program

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The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division’s Student Democracy Program is aimed at giving high school students an inside look at American democracy in action. 

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