News Details - Poll Site Inspectors and Managers Needed
The Tompkins County Board of Elections is currently looking for Poll Site Inspectors and Managers.
This is a great opportunity for folks interested in participating in the political process. Inspectors sign in voters and distribute ballots. Poll Site Managers open and close the voting machines and assist voters as needed.
New workers attend a paid training session and then are teamed with experienced workers for the election.
For Primary Elections, Inspectors are paid $100 for working 11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m., and Poll Site Managers are paid $130 for 11 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
For the General Election Inspectors are paid $160 (5:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.) and the Poll Site Managers receive $190 (5:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.)
Training for these positions will begin in September. You may sign up by calling the Board of Elections at 607-274-5521.