Poll Workers


Poll Workers

Gem County Elections


  • Chief Judge – $9.00 per hour
  • Poll Clerk – $8.50 per hour


  • Must attend a 1 – 2 hour training session prior to each election.
  • Must be able to work an approximate 15 hour day (7 a.m. to 10 p.m.) on possible Election days in March, May, August and November.
  • Number of hours worked per day varies based on type of election being held.


  • Gem County conducts a potential four Elections each year and Poll Workers play a vital role in the Elections Process. On Election Day, you will be working with voters; helping them register to vote, checking their identification, handing out ballots and monitoring the ballot box.
  • You will also be responsible for accurately keeping track of who has voted and for the safe transfer of voted ballots to the Elections Office. Other duties include: Setting up and closing down polling places, ensuring each vote is private, and contacting the Elections Office with any questions prior to or on Election Day.
  • Poll workers attend one training session prior to an election day. Elections are held in March, May, August and November. NOTE: Attending training does not guarantee any further participation.

If Interested Please Contact:

   Gem County Clerk's Office: Julie
   p. (208) 365-4561   e. elections@co.gem.id.us 

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