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1,000 poll workers needed in San Diego County for Super Tuesday

Posted at 2:04 PM, Feb 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-19 17:05:38-05

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) -- The San Diego County Registrar of Voters is searching for poll workers ahead of the March 3 Primary.

The county put out a notice Wednesday noting it’s “in dire need of 1,000 workers for the March 3rd Election.”

According to the ROV, workers can receive up to $175, depending on their position and placement. Assignments are available in every city countywide.

An additional $15 stipend will be paid to workers fluent in English and one of the following languages:

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • Filipino
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

See the list below for requirements to be a poll worker:

  • Be a United States citizen and registered to vote in California or a legal permanent resident with a Social Security number
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Speak, read and write English
  • Complete the required online and in-person training
  • Be willing to work from 5:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. Election Day
  • Assist the poll set-up the evening before Election Day
  • Have transportation to and from your assigned polling place

Click here for more information.