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City recruiting election workers

POSTED: 2/18/2011

The Municipal Clerk’s Office is recruiting election workers to help in the upcoming April 5 municipal election. The Municipality of Anchorage requires nearly 600 election workers every year to staff 121 polling places.

Election workers are paid $9.50 per hour, Chairpersons $10.00 per hour; Absentee and Election Board members $12.00 per hour. The job requires short- term commitment and professional focus.

Election worker requirements include:

  • Working a polling place 6:30am – 9:00pm on Tuesday, April 5 and attending a 3-hour mandatory training session in March
  • Current voter registration
  • Ability to follow job instructions
  • Must be able to organize and process paperwork accurately
  • While on duty, must not discuss any political party candidate or issue in accordance with Anchorage Municipal Code.

More information is available by visiting www.muni.org/elections or by calling the Municipal Clerk’s Office at 243-VOTE.

    • Mayor's Office
    • Mayor: Dan Sullivan
    • 632 W 6th Avenue, Suite 840, Anchorage, AK 99501
    • 907 343-7100