Help Our Elections Run Smoothly

be a poll worker

You are needed.  More than half of our poll workers are seniors.  Let’s keep our seniors safe and our lines shorter.  Sign up to be a poll worker is you are able.  Your community thanks you in advance!




help your community

  • In general, you must be registered to vote in the county where you wish to work.  (Exceptions exist for 17-year-old high school students, who must meet additional requirements. High school students should contact their county election office for more information.)
  • Government officials and government employees are not allowed to serve as poll workers.
  • You are generally not allowed to serve if you are running for election.
  • Poll workers generally work for the entire day on election day, from before the time the polls open at 7:00 am, until after the polls close at 8:00 pm.
  • Counties train poll workers on their election day duties.  
  • All poll workers are paid for their time on election day.