PRECINCT OFFICIAL POSITIONS: Each precinct is appointed one Chief Judge and two Judges. Appointments are made in August of odd-numbered years for a two year term. The Chief Judge and one Judge are typically of the same party and the other Judge is of the opposite party (Unaffiliated voters are appointed if a position cannot be filled by a partisan official). Assistants are appointed in pairs (one of each political party) by election as needed. Please read the brief descriptions below before choosing the positions you would be willing to work.
Manages the precinct supplies security, transport, and precinct set-up. Oversees precinct officials and voting.
Works at the Ballot, Exit, and Information Stations. Judges assist the Chief Judge with verifying supplies, challenge hearings, and official documents.
Technical knowledge at a level to work the Voter Check-in Station laptops including typing, printing reports, and changing ink cartridges. Other Assistants conduct curbside voting and issuing provisional and accessible ballots to voters.
When an emergency situation causes an appointed official unable to fulfill his/her duties this official is on call to fill in. Must be available(on-call) to work the day before and the day of the election. Emergency Assistants must attend training classes for 2 different positions.
Appointed by election as needed to handle technical issues with voting equipment including the ballot counter, accessible voting machines, laptops, barcode scanners, cell phones, and other items as required. This includes data transfer, technical trouble shooting and support. Must have a valid driver’s license and a vehicle large enough to transport voting equipment if needed.