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San Mateo County Elections Division Seeks Election Officers

San Mateo County Elections Division is currently seeking Election Officers to participate in staffing 350 precincts across the county on election day on June 7, 2016.

Each election the County must recruit and train 1,600 Election Officers. In order to serve as an Election Officer you must be:

  • a registered voter in the State of California or Permanent Resident of the United States
  • able to speak, read and write English
  • able to work from 6:00 am to approximately 9:30 pm on Election Day

The benefits of serving are numerous, including:

  • Stipend: $115 for judges, $140 for inspectors
  • Training class: you will receive $25 for attending training
  • Travel reimbursement: $8 offered to those who serve in a precinct outside of their home city
  • Pride in serving the community

Attached is a flyer and availability form. If you are interested, or if you have questions, please call (650) 288-2810 or go to