The Salem County Board of Elections is seeking Salem County citizens to assist by serving as poll workers. Training is required and will be provided. The Poll Worker certification class takes about 2 hours and the certification lasts 2 years.
POLL WORKER CERTIFICATION
FALL CLASS SCHEDULE
Saturday, September 21st 10:00 am
Monday. September 30th 10:00 am and 7:00pm
Thursday, October 3rd 10:00 am and 7:00 pm
PSE&G Resource Training Center
244 Chestnut Street, Salem NJ 08079
Seating is first come basis, arrive at least one half hour ahead of start time
Upcoming election dates 2013:
March 12 – Elsinboro Special School
April 16 – Penns Grove Cap Levy Referendum
June 4 – Primary Election
August 13 – Special Primary Election for US Senate
October 16 – Special General Election for US Senate
November 5 – General Election
If you or someone you know, would be interested in becoming a poll worker in Salem County, please complete the Poll Worker Application (click here) and return it to the Board of Elections office. Citizens of all ages, including college and high school students, are encouraged to apply. To qualify you must be at least 18 years of age, a registered voter of Salem County and able to work a 15 hour day.
Board of Election is also seeking BILINGUAL POLL WORKERS (SPANISH/ENGLISH) to work in Penns Grove, Carneys Point, Pittsgrove and Salem City polling districts. If you are bilingual you are strongly encouraged to apply.
Poll Workers are paid $200.00 per day for Primary or General election day assignments; Polls are open from 6am – 8pm.
Please do your part to assist your community in ensuring that Election Day in Salem County is conducted with great competence and responsiveness to the public.
All regular school elections in Salem County are now held in November with the general election.