Hardin County |
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| Precinct Election Official
The duties of each precinct are shared among 3 to 6 officials depending on the expected number of voters at the polling place for a particular election. The responsibilities include:
Does this sound like the perfect opportunity for you? To apply to be a Poll Worker, please call 641-939-8108 or email Auditor Pieters!
Elections are always held on a TUESDAY.
A training course is provided before each election. The course is held during the 3 weeks prior to the election and can be 1 to 2 hours in length. Typically classes are offered at different times to accommodate various schedules. Attendance is required before a Primary or General and attendees are compensated for their time and mileage. Special training opportunities may be offered periodically to introduce new equipment or procedures.
Precinct election officials are currently paid $9.00/hour. Chairpersons are paid $10 per hour. These rates are set by the Board of Supervisors and vary from county to county in Iowa.
Mileage is paid for you trip to and from the school of instruction, and to and from the polling place, if over 5 miles. The mileage reimbursement if currently $.50 per mile.
Payments for working an election are made 2 to 4 weeks after the election.
1215 Edgington Avenue Suite 1 Eldora, IA 50627
Monday - Friday
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Phone : (641) 939-8112