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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 30, 2022. 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
09/14/2022
Apply End Date
09/30/2022
Type
Temporary
Hours
Wage
$15.00 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 22nd and conclude November 4th. 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 indicate your availability in your cover letter, based on the times and locations below

Date:                                   Time:                          Location:
Saturday, October 22          8:00 AM – 6:00 PM      TBD
Sunday, October 23             8:00 AM – 6:00 PM      TBD
Monday, October 24            8:00 AM – 6:00 PM     TBD
Tuesday, October 25            8:00 AM – 6:00 PM     TBD
Wednesday October 26        8:00 AM – 6:00 PM     TBD
Thursday, October 27          8:00 AM – 6:00 PM     TBD
Friday, October 28              8:00 AM – 6:00 PM     TBD
Saturday, October 29          8:00 AM – 6:00 PM     TBD
Sunday, October 30            8:00 AM – 6:00 PM     TBD
Monday, October 31            8:00 AM – 6:00 PM    TBD
Tuesday, November 1          8:00 AM – 6:00 PM    TBD
Wednesday, November 2    8:00 AM – 6:00 PM    TBD
Thursday, November 3       8:00 AM – 6:00 PM    TBD
Friday, November 4            8:00 AM – 6:00 PM    TBD

Bilingual and multilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
• High school diploma or equivalent.
• Prior experience in a customer service role.
• Must be a US Citizen and a registered voter.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Preference is given to Worcester residents.

SALARY: $15.00 hourly, part-time, temporary, non-benefitted.

To apply, please visit: www.worcesterma.gov/employment or send resume and cover letter (with availability) on or before FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 to: City of Worcester, 455 Main Street, Room 109, Worcester, MA 01608. Preference is 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, Room 109, 508-799-1030, HR@worcesterma.gov.

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