Elections – Inspectors

POINTS OF TRAINING


OPENING THE POLLS

  • Swear in all election inspectors
  • Sign oaths
  • Complete Election Inspector’s Preparation Certificate
  • Prepare tabulator
  • Prepare e‐Pollbook
  • Prepare AutoMARK
  • All postings must be hung and visible
  • Display a flag inside or outside
  • Clear and barrier free layout
  • Announce 7 a.m. opening the Polls

CLOSING THE POLLS

  • Announce the 8 p.m. close
  • Doors remain unlocked throughout the process
  • Compute results
  • Complete paperwork
  • Seal and pack up supplies

 

  • Election training takes place every two years (even years) and you become certified to work elections, in your jurisdiction, for a two year term.   If you are interested in becoming an election inspector please complete the Election Inspector Application.