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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, September 25, 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 MAIL-IN VOTING, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608
    (If applying via US Mail, please include a completed Application Questionnaire & VSID)
Title
ELECTION OFFICERS MAIL-IN VOTING
Department/Division
City Clerk
Apply Start Date
09/14/2020
Apply End Date
09/25/2020
Type
Temporary
Hours
Wage
$15.00 per hour
Description

ELECTION OFFICERS (MAIL-IN VOTING)
CITY CLERK & ELECTIONS
CITY OF WORCESTER

The Office of the City Clerk seeks qualified individuals to serve as temporary Election Officers for Mail-in Voting. Preparation for mail-in voting period is anticipated to begin September 21st and conclude November 6th. 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; preparing mail in ballots; processing mail in ballot applications in the state voter registration system; ensuring that election laws are followed; and recording election activities. 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 verbal communication skills; ability to communicate and work effectively with diverse populations.

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: $15.00 hourly, part-time, temporary (09/21/2020 – 11/06/2020).

To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employment or send resume and cover letter (with availability) on or before, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 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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