Election Worker Application

Thank you for your interest in applying for an election worker position with the Township of North Dumfries for the 2022 Municipal Elections.

The Township is recruiting election workers for a variety of positions on:

  • Training days late September or early October 
  • Advanced Poll: Wednesday, October 19, 2022
  • Advanced Poll: Saturday, October 22, 2022
  • Election Day: Monday, October 24, 2022


Election workers must:

  • be a Canadian citizen
  • be 18 years of age or older
  • attend required training events
  • arrive at the polling location an hour before it opens
  • remain at the polling location for the entire shift
  • be able to perform repetitive tasks that requre attention to detail


Positions Available:

  • Poll Clerk / Revision Clerk: add individuals to the voters’ list, strike voters off voters’ list, issue paper ballots, check identification and verify electors
  • Tabulator Clerk: individual assigned to monitor tabulator at voting locations, feed ballots through tabulator, ensure ballots are cast correctly, clean (sanitize) surfaces, ensure supplies are available
  • Greeter: greet public at entrance, direct public, ensure electors with accessibility needs are accommodated, review voter cards, provide general information

Pay: $17.72/hour - $23.44/hour

The Township of North Dumfries is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. Please contact the Township to request a job description in an accessible format. 

Applicant information is collected in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used only for candidate selection. Questions about this collection and use of your personal information may be directed to the Township Clerk at  asage@northdumfries.ca