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Poll workers needed for upcoming presidential primary election

Posted at 12:42 PM, Jan 08, 2020

Poll workers are needed in Santa Barbara County for the upcoming presidential primary.

The election takes place March 3 and county officials say staffing is needed for the nearly 170 precinct boards.

Those who volunteer will receive a stipend of $180 to $240. Training will be given.

Poll workers need to meet the following criteria:

  • Be a registered voter in California or lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United States.
  • Be able to follow written and verbal instruction and attend mandatory training.
  • Be available to serve on Election Day from approximately 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.

For more information, click here.

For more information on the process in San Luis Obispo County, click here.