BECOME A POLL WORKER
If you are available on Election Day... Come work with us!
When am I needed?
Usually every year for the primary in May (except when Presidential primary is in March), the
election in November (first Tuesday after the first Monday, and any special elections which can
in February and August annually.
Why am I needed?
Hours: 5:30 a.m. until all precinct work is completed (approximately 8:00 p.m.)
Wyandot County employs more than 184 poll workers to conduct an election. We need your help to
possible. Each precinct needs four(4) workers. One poll worker from the dominant party of that
is trained as the “Presiding Judge”. The remaining three poll workers are titled “Judges”.
How may I qualify?
What do I have to do?
- A registered voter in Wyandot County.
- Voted as a Democrat or Republican at a primary election, or willing to represent one of
- Enjoy working with the public.
- Complete application with the Wyandot County Board of Elections.
- Have transportation to and from the polls.
What training is needed?
- Report for work at 5:30 a.m. on Election Day
- Set up voting equipment
- Process voters
- Demonstrate voting procedures to voters
- Certify work done at precinct
- Attend training sessions
Where will I work?
- Attend an instruction class.
- Sessions are usually held in October and April.
When possible, in you own precinct, however you may be needed in a precinct other than you own.
How much will I be paid?
How do I apply?
- Presiding Judge: $111.50
- Judge: $101.50
- Training: $5.00
Applicants may contact the Wyandot County Board of Elections between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. or
return this form to us: Pollworker Application.
Or click this link