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Volunteer at the Polls on Election Day!

Published on: 4/24/2018 12:27 PM

Poll Workers NeededElection Officers


Must be at least 18 years old AND:

  • A registered voter (US citizen)


  • A legal permanent resident of the United States


Inspectors: $170.00 to $200.00
Clerks: $115.00 to $145.00

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Santa Clara County employee only!

Santa Clara County employee Election Officer Application.

County employee ID number required.

More Info call: (408) 299-POLL [7655]


Student Election Officer Program


Must be:

  • At least 16 years old
  • A US citizen or legal permanent resident
  • Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher


$130.00 full day
$82.50 half day

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Election Night Distribution & Return Center

A fast paced environment distributing election materials Saturday before Election Day, receiving materials on Election Night. OR a Driver and Navigator team to pick up voted precinct ballots from Poll and deliver to Registrar of Voters’ Office. OR an emergency support staff to transport materials on Election Day and/or operation support Election Night.  Training for Leads and Courier team is mandatory. Training for support staff is highly recommended but not mandatory. All who attend will receive additional $10 Training stipend.

  • Distribution & Return Center
    • Support Staff: $65 / Lead: $80
  • Precinct Ballot Courier Team
    • Driver: $65 + mileage / Navigator: $65
  • Election Day emergency support staff and Election Night operations support
    • $65 - $115

More Info call: (408) 282-3063

Election Night Processing

To volunteer to work on Election Night at the Registrar of Voters' Office, please call (408) 282-3207

Download the Election Night Volunteer Form​