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                 Election Judge Application for 2014                   APPLY NOW     

Election Judge Coordinator: Christine Jones email: christine.jones@maryland.gov

Judge's Newsletter: The Election Ear

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Registered voter in Maryland. QA County residency not required.
  2. Party Affiliation - Democrat, Republican, Unaffiliated and the Recognized Parties.
  3. Be a US Citizen.
  4. Able to speak, read & write the English language and possess basic math skills.
  5. May not be a candidate, campaign manager or treasurer for a Candidate.
  6. Must have good listening and communication skills.
  7. Able to withstand a long day of approximately 15 to 16 hours.
  8. Must have own transportation.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Required attendance at scheduled Judge's training classes.
  2. Attend Judge's mandatory meeting on the evening prior to Primary and General Election Day at your assigned polling place location.
  3. Term of appointment is for both the Primary and General Election.
  4. Report at 6:00 a.m. Election Day and remain in the polling place until approximately 9:30 p.m. or excused by the Election Director or appointed designee.
  5. Be timely in reporting for Election set-up and on Election Day.
  6. Dress appropriately, as required, in business casual attire on Election Day.
  7. Maintain a positive attitude.
  8. Participate in set-up, opening and closing of polling place.

WE PROVIDE:

  1. Training and Election Day Support.
  2. Detailed manual of responsibilities to be performed.
  3. Absentee Ballot provided at your request if you are not working in your home precinct.* Or can vote during Early Voting!

SALARIES:

Chief Judge                                                     $299 per election

Check-In Judge                                               $200 per election

Voting Unit Judge                                            $200 per election

Provisional Ballot Judge                                   $200 per election

 

*Each Judge is required to attend 3 hours of Training. These trainings will be divided into 2 sessions.

CLASSIFICATION OF ELECTION JUDGES AND MAIN DUTIES

    CHIEF JUDGE

   CHECK-IN JUDGE:

    VOTING UNIT JUDGE:

    PROVISIONAL JUDGE:

  LOCATION OF WORK:

LOCATION OF TRAININGS:

Queen Anne's County Board of Elections

132 North Commerce St. (Parking located at 121 Banjo Ln.)

Centreville MD 21617

410.758.0832