Bernalillo County Clerk - County Employee Poll Official Application

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The 2016 General Election is held on November 8, 2016. Those interested in serving MUST complete the application or update fields in yellow. You must be 18 years of age or older to serve as poll official, a U.S. Citizen, and a registered voter in Bernalillo County, Applicants will be notified regarding the status of their application BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 14, 2016 VIA EMAIL.

You need your Voter Registration number to complete your registration. Click here to look-up this information.

Bernalillo County employees will be assigned as System Clerks for Election Day only, November 8, 2016.

* required field

Middle Initial
* SSN (last 4 only) Required information for payment purposes
* Date of Birth
* Gender
* Are you a registered voter of Bernalillo County?
 Yes  No
* Political Affiliation (Required to ensure party balance)

Mailing Address (if it is different than the address as registered)
Mailing Address
Mailing City
Mailing State
Mailing Zip

Poll Official Information
* Are you a current employee of Bernalillo County?
 Yes  No
* Department Name:
* Position Title:
* I have supervisor approval for vacation leave or personal holiday
 Yes  No
Please list any special accommodations if needed.
* I am able to work:
How did you learn about Poll Official opportunities?
* What do you know about the duties and expectations of the position you are applying for?
* Tell us about a time you dealt with someone who was upset and distressed or angry. How did you handle the situation?
* What qualities and character traits make a good leader?

Notice to Applicant - Please read before you click submit:

No individual is guaranteed an assignment. Applicants agree to take a skill assessment as needed. The Bureau of Elections has discretion to dismiss any individual for failure to attend training, misbehavior, poor customer service, neglect of duty, or insubordination, etc.

Communication to all applicants is through email and/or text messaging. Applicants are notified of skills assessments, training dates, training manuals/curriculum, and assignments through this online service. Applicants agree to give at least a two-week notice regarding any conflicts with scheduling. Bernalillo County employee applicants must have supervisor approval for vacation leave or personal holiday.

Changes made to contact information in this scheduling program DOES NOT change voter registration information.

By clicking on the “Submit” button, you agree to have read, understand and accept the Notice to Applicant, qualifications, and wish to apply as a Poll Official for the upcoming election.


Click here to view Poll Official roles, responsibilities and rates of compensation.

Thank you for your application. You will receive an email regarding your application.

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