Pay: $125 per Election Day; $25 per 2 hour training session.
Schedule: Must be able to work at least a 14 hour day (7 a.m. to 9 p.m.) on Election days in
March, May, August and November.
Duties: Kootenai County conducts four Elections each year, and Poll Workers play a vital
role in the Elections Process. On Election Day, you will be working with voters;
helping them register to vote, checking their identification, handing out ballots and
monitoring the ballot box.
You will also be responsible for accurately keeping track of who has voted and for
the safe transfer of voted ballots to the Elections Office. Other duties include: Setting up and closing down polling places,
ensuring each vote is private, and contacting the Elections Office with any questions prior to or on Election Day.
Poll workers attend one training session prior to an election day. Elections are
held in March, May, August and November. NOTE: Attending training
does not guarantee any further participation.