Poll Worker

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poll workerWe rely on poll workers to conduct open, accurate, and fair elections in Wauwatosa. We're hiring poll workers to work at the polls for every election. When you're hired, you're appointed for a two-year term. We'll train you before each election, so you know the various procedures to follow.

Requirements:

  • Be a qualified elector of Milwaukee County
  • Be an adult U.S. Citizen
  • Have resided in the election district for 10 days and is not otherwise disqualified from voting
  • Have strong clerical skills and be able to work in a team setting
  • Be physically able to stand and sit for long periods of time
  • Not be a candidate for any office to be voted on at the election you're serving

High School Student Requirements

High school students can apply to be poll workers, too. Students must be:

  • At least 16 years old
  • Has at least a 3.0 grade point average (or has written approval of the principal of the school if they have less than a 3.0 grade point average)
  • Has written approval from their parent or guardian
  • Lives within the area of the polling place at which they serve

Application

Please correct the field(s) marked in red below:

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Your contact information
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I prefer this time period for working on Election Day:
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Location preference:

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Poll workers are selected for a two-year term. For the next two years I prefer to be:
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I certify that I am a US Citizen, at least 18 years of age, and a qualified elector of the City of Wauwatosa.