April 23, 2012 - Contra Costa seeks pollworkers
Paper: Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, CA)
Title: Contra Costa seeks pollworkers
Date: April 23, 2012
Author: Lisa Vorderbrueggen, Contra Costa Times
Contra Costa County's election department is seeking pollworkers for the June 5 primary election.
The county particularly needs inspectors and clerks in Alamo, Antioch, Brentwood, Bethel Island, Discovery Bay, Oakley, Concord, Danville, Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda, Pittsburg, Pinole, Richmond, San Pablo, San Ramon and Walnut Creek.
Clerk training is available online or residents may attend classes in Martinez. Applicants must be California registered voters.
Inspectors receive a $100 stipend and clerks receive $80. The county pays up to an additional $20 for duties such as picking up supplies.
High school students who are at least 16 years old and have a 2.5 GPA may work, receive the stipend and fulfill community service requirements.
Service groups and nonprofits who work Election Day can earn $500 or more under the county's "Adopt a Poll" program.
For information, call 925-335-7873 or email EO.Recruitment@vote.cccounty.us.
-- Lisa Vorderbrueggen
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Record Number: 20463634
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