October 4, 2005 > 'Get paid for doing your civic duty'
'Get paid for doing your civic duty'
Poll workers are needed for the Nov. 8, 2005, Special Statewide Election. To be eligible you must be a registered voter in Alameda County, an Alameda County employee or a high school student in a sponsored high school poll worker program; attend training class; and be able to work from 6:00 a.m. until approximately 9:30 p.m. (or split a shift with someone you know). Inspectors earn $100 plus bonus, Judges and Clerks earn $80.
California law allows high school seniors to work as election officers on Election Day. You must be at least 16 years of age, a United States citizen, and a student in good standing with your school earning at least a 2.5 grade point average on a scale of 4.0.
For more information, phone 510-272-6971 or visit the Registrar of Voters at www.acgov.org/rov/workers.htm.