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Job Details

The City of Worcester is an EEO/AA Employer. Preference is given to Worcester residents.

If you wish to apply for this position, the deadline is Friday, October 02, 2020. Please note the following application options for this position:
  • Applicants are Encouraged to Apply Online
  • By Mailing to the Department of Human Resources, ATTN: ELECTION OFFICERS - EARLY VOTING, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608
    (If applying via US Mail, please include a completed Application Questionnaire & VSID)
Title
ELECTION OFFICERS - EARLY VOTING
Department/Division
City Clerk
Apply Start Date
09/14/2020
Apply End Date
10/02/2020
Type
Temporary
Hours
Wage
$13.00 Per Hour
Description

ELECTION OFFICERS (EARLY VOTING)
CITY CLERK & ELECTIONS
CITY OF WORCESTER

The Office of the City Clerk seeks qualified individuals to serve as temporary Election Officers for Early Voting. Early voting will begin October 17th and conclude October 30th. The incumbents must be able to multi-task in a fast paced environment and have the ability to lift and handle materials and equipment up to forty (40) pounds. Furthermore, the applicant must have the ability to stand and or sit for prolonged periods of time.

Elections Officers are responsible for performing considerable customer service; prepare voting locations ready for voters; counting ballots and checking voters in and out via electronic poll book; ensuring that election laws are followed; recording election activities; and collecting materials at the end of the day. Successful candidates will have thorough knowledge of business English, spelling and arithmetic; the ability to operate an iPad; ability to exercise good judgment in making decisions in accordance with laws, ordinances, regulations and established policies; possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills; ability to communicate and work effectively with diverse populations.

EARLY VOTING HOURS & LOCATIONS:
Applicant: Please report your availability in your cover letter, based on the times and locations below

Date

Time

Location

Saturday, October 17th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Sunday, October 18th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Monday, October 19th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Wednesday October 21st, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Friday, October 23rd, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Saturday, October 24th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Sunday, October 25th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Monday, October 26th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Wednesday October 28th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Thursday, October 29th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Friday, October 30th, 2020

8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

TBD

Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  •  High school diploma or equivalent and some experience in customer service skills.
  •  Must be a US Citizen and a registered voter.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  •  Preference given to Worcester residents

SALARY: $13.00 hourly, temporary, non-benefited

To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employment or send resume and cover letter (with availability) on or before FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2 , 2020 to: City of Worcester, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608. Preference given to Worcester Residents. The City of Worcester is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Direct inquiries to: City Hall Human Resources, 508-799-1030, HR@Worcesterma.gov.

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