Carrie Phillips
Elections Manager
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P: (208) 446-1030
F: (208) 446-2184

Physical Address:
1808 N. 3rd St
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814-3407
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Office Hours
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Poll Workers
Kootenai County Elections


Position Highlights

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.

Click Here to Apply to be a Poll Worker Online

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Poll Worker Availability Survey

In anticipation of the 2017 Election Season, we would appreciate if you would fill out a short survey regarding your availability as a poll worker. The survey may be found here. If you are a new Poll worker, the on-line application above will need to be filled out in addition to this survey.

Please mail the completed survey to the Election's Office at 1808 N. 3rd St. Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814-3407, or scan and email form to kcelections@kcgov.us. Please return by December 30, 2016.

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Main County Administration Building
Physical Address: 451 Government Way, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814 Mailing Address: PO Box 9000, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83816-9000
Main Phone Number: (208) 446-1000 Contact Us
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