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San Mateo County Seeks Election Officers

The Registration and Elections Division of San Mateo County is seeking citizens to fill important positions on Election Day, Tuesday, November 5, 2013.  This is a unique opportunity to be a part of democracy while making a difference in your community.  Poll Workers are required to attend a training class to be eligible to work on Election Day.  The County pays a stipend of $140.00 for Inspectors (those in charge of the precinct) and $115.00 for Judges. 

To be an Election Officer, you must be:

  • A registered voter in the State of California
  • Able to read and write English
  • Work from 6:00 a.m. to approximately 9:30 p.m. on Election Day

Learn more about becoming an Election Officer at (650) 286-2810 or visit