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ELECTION WORKER - OFFICE SPECIALIST
County of San Mateo
The San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division is seeking seasonal Election Worker - Office Specialists to assist in the upcoming November 2018 election. The Elections Division is a fast-paced environment. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a group of dynamic, well-organized and highly efficient individuals committed to the democratic process.
We are currently seeking dedicated and hard-working individuals for the temporary, full-time position of Office Specialist to be hired into one of two areas:
1. Vote Center Tech Support
- Helping to test equipment that will be used at Vote Centers
- Visiting Vote Centers and testing connections
- Troubleshooting equipment issues in the field
2. Vote Center Trainer
- Instructing 20 Vote Center Representatives on best practices and procedures of Vote Centers
The Election Worker is classified as an Office Specialist. The hourly wage for the Election Worker is $23.33.
NOTE: This is an extra-help, at-will assignment, paid on an hourly basis. Extra help employees are not guaranteed permanent status at the end of the assignment. Overtime is expected.
Ideal vote center tech support candidates will have computer experience and have attention to detail. Vote center trainer candidates will have strong public speaking abilities, computer proficiency, and previous knowledge of vote center procedures and the live vote center application.
Critical skills for all election worker office specialist positions include the ability to prioritize work, learn new job tasks quickly, and understand and carry out oral and written directions.
Office hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. These positions may require weekend and evening work assignments. The selected individuals must be available for entire employment period until the completion of their assignment for the November 6, 2018 statewide general election.
The Elections Division is an exciting, fast-paced environment, especially as elections approach. More information about the organization is available on the Elections Division website www.smcacre.org.
Please Note: This recruitment will remain open until the positions are filled. Apply immediately.
To learn more about the position and to apply online, please visit our website at http://jobs.smcgov.org. Applications are only accepted online. EOE
Minimum Education Required