Poll Workers Still Needed for the March 3rd Presidential Primary Election

The Yolo County Elections Office is looking for poll workers to run the polling places for the March 3rd Presidential Primary. In order to be a poll worker, you must be available to work on Election Day from 6:00 a.m. until all tasks are completed (around 9:00 p.m.), have transportation to and from the polling place, and be willing to attend a mandatory training prior to Election Day.

Poll workers are compensated with a stipend for the entire day, depending upon their role.  Precinct Inspectors are compensated $155 and Judges are compensated $130, with an additional $20 for attending the training and $10 for bilingual pay. For more information on being a poll worker, visit: https://www.yoloelections.org/poll-workers/poll-workers.

“We are in particular need of those who are multilingual. The most critical language needs are Spanish, Chinese (Cantonese/Mandarin), and Korean, but other language needs include Punjabi, Russian and Tagalog”, explains Jesse Salinas, the Yolo County Assessor/Clerk-Recorder/Registrar of Voters.

If you are interested in working as a poll worker on Election Day please apply online at https://www.yoloelections.org/poll-workers/apply-to-become-a-poll-worker, call the Elections Office at (530) 666-8133 or send an email to [email protected].

Connect with Yolo County ACE – Assessor/Clerk-Recorder/Elections on Facebook: /YoloACE, Instagram: /YoloCoACE, and Twitter: @YoloCoACE to stay informed about events and get live election night results for the upcoming 2020 elections. For more information on crossover voting visit: howtovoteforpresident.sos.ca.gov.

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