Information for Poll Workers

Work at the Polls on Election Day
Poll workers needed countywide:
  • Elgin
  • Nogales
  • Patagonia
  • Rio Rico
  • Sonoita
  • Tubac
Upcoming Election Dates
  • Presidential Preference Election - Tuesday, March 22, 2016
  • Primary Election - Tuesday, August 30, 2016
  • General Election - Tuesday, November 8, 2016
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  • 5:30 a.m. to approximately 8 p.m. on Election Day
  • Attend training class prior to Election Day.
  • Attend Pre-Election Meeting prior to Election Day to prepare polling site.
  • Must be registered to vote in Santa Cruz County or be at least 16 years of age and a U.S. citizen
  • Assist voters as necessary.
  • Be a team player, be flexible and have a positive attitude.
  • Check voter ID.
  • Issue the proper ballots to voters.
  • Know how to properly use the voting unit.
  • Serve all voters promptly and with sensitivity to voters with special needs.
  • $75 + $15 for training class
More Information
  • Contact the Santa Cruz County Elections Department at 520 375-7808 or 520 375-7636 for more information.
  • Download a Poll Worker Flyer for an easy to print reference.
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