ELECTIONS WORKER (Extra-Help)

  • Fresno County
  • Fresno, California
  • Aug 03, 2020
Variable Shift Clerical and Administrative Support Municipal or County Clerk Political or Public Affairs
  • Salary: $13.00/Hour USD

Job Description

Elections Recruitment Video:  https://tinyurl.com/ v89k9hg

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY
(Applicants who applied for the March Primary do not need to re-apply)

APPLY IMMEDIATELY AS THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME
 
Extra-Help (Temporary) Job Opportunity

 
Would you like to be a part of history? 2020 marks Fresno County's first election under the Voter's Choice Act and the County Clerk - Elections Office needs your help as an extra-help Elections Worker.

Elections Workers provide support to elections activities during peak election periods. Incumbents will assist the public with inquiries related to voter ballots and the voting process; perform data entry of voting information; process and/or resolve electronic record issues; operate extraction machines to open and extract ballots for processing; and perform other duties as required. Additionally, some positions may assist with the translation of voting information; operate a motor vehicle to deliver and retrieve ballot boxes and vote center supplies; clean and inventory election materials; and/or survey polling places.
 
The County Clerk's office temporarily employs Elections Workers specifically during election periods to assist with the increased workload that occurs during an election. Typical election periods run January through March and September through November .

Applicants must be willing and able to work from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm October 31, 2020 through November 2, 2020 and 6:00 am to 9:00 pm or later November 3, 2020 (Election Day).

Health and Safety : Personal protective equipment and sanitizing supplies will be provided to staff to be used in the Vote Centers and protective measures will be implemented to ensure the safety of Vote Center staff, as well as the public. 

Note : This classification is an extra help (temporary) classification. Incumbents are paid an hourly rate for actual hours worked, are not entitled to benefits, do not obtain permanent status and serve at the will of the department head. Permanent County employees are not eligible for  extra-help employment.

Positions in this classification are in MEDICAL GROUP III - Heavy Physical Activity (Personnel Rule 8). This group includes positions which require heavy physical effort using arms, legs, back, and trunk in frequent lifting, pushing, or pulling objects weighing (or offering resistance equivalent to) over 25 pounds. Generally, considerable bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, reaching, as well as standing and walking are involved. Physical stamina is usually required and explosive strength using bursts of energy may be required, depending upon specific position assignments.
Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Special Instructions

Continuous

Additional Information

Tue. 10/01/19 12:00 AM Pacific Time

Job Address

Fresno, California United States View Map