Poll Worker Resume Samples

A Poll Worker plays a crucial role on Election Day. Common duties listed on the Poll Worker Resume include – ensuring smooth conduct of fair elections, verifying voters, issuing ballots, preparing polling locations, presenting voting procedures, delivering votes at the election office, issuing ballots to registered voters, monitoring the voting equipment, explaining about the use of voting equipment; counting votes, marking the boxes and conducting the assigned duties at the polling site. In some places, these workers coordinate access to the polling place.

Those interested in this position should be able to show evidence of the following on the resumes – good English speaking skills, attention to details, confidentiality, background clearance, driving skills, accuracy, and the ability to guide illiterate people. Formal education is not required for this role. However, candidates have to be registered voters in the serving county.

 

Poll Worker Resume example

Poll Worker Resume

Objective : Over 2 years of experience as a Poll Worker that include a Temporary Help Agency, as a Poll Worker and as a Bell Ringer in industries including Nonclassifiable Establishments, Membership Organizations, and Educational Services.

Skills : Customer Service, Management, Voter Outreach.

Description :

    1. Proofread materials. Reviewed and verified data.
    2. Responded to requests for information.
    3. Provided support to the Election Officer.
    4. Processed and reviewed routine paperwork.
    5. Greeted and directed visitors, the general public, clients, employees.
    6. Verified receipts. Resolved customer complaints.
    7. Reviewed files, records, and other documents to obtain information to respond to requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma in Administration


Poll Worker Resume

Summary : To provide students with a greater awareness of the electoral process and the rights and responsibilities of voters. To assist their local election officials by filling positions at polling places during the Early Voting period or on Election Day and working under the direction of the polling place presiding judge.

Skills : Voter Registration, Data Entry, Election Materials.

Description :

    1. Prepared new files and assigned tracking identification numbers.
    2. Tracked incoming and outgoing files and materials.
    3. Examined, categorized, and sorted incoming documents.
    4. Partnered with national and community service organizations to promote member and community involvement.
    5. Spearheaded changed that lead to gathering the community vote.
    6. Improved the percentage of past elections by encouraging civilians to vote.
    7. Upheld the confidentiality of all information.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma in Management


Poll Worker Resume

Objective : To obtain a Poll Worker position that will enable to acquire new skills and challenges. To interact with individuals from various backgrounds, as well as those with various learning styles.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Organising.

Description :

    1. Set up the polling place before the polls open.
    2. Registered voters, Maintained the poll books.
    3. Issued ballots to registered voters.
    4. Monitored the use of voting equipment.
    5. Provided instructions and assistance to voters as needed.
    6. Assisted new voters in determining their wards/polling location.
    7. Assisted the Chief Inspector in closing the polls and completed end of the night paperwork.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma n Administrative.

Poll Worker Resume

Objective : To obtain a full-time or part-time employment Poll Worker position with a company at which I can advance in and grow along with the organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Teaching, Administration.

Description :

    1. Communicated with voters about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
    2. Monitored/Assessed the performance of other individuals or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
    3. Identified the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
    4. Responsible for the operations in the ED, including opening polls, serving voters and closing the polls including accuracy of canvass.
    5. Utilized databases and street finder to locate poll site list to direct voters to their correct ED/AD and poll site.
    6. Assisted but did not provide physical help to disabled voters entering.
    7. Checked that access poster, directional arrows, "Vote here "signs and all other outdoor signs are hung properly.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S in Arts

Poll Worker Resume

Headline : Dedicated and self-motivated individual who is service oriented and driven to accomplish goals and objectives; learns and adapts to new tasks and environment; works independently, as well as, a team player.

Skills : Customer Focus, Customer Service, Office Assistant.

Description :

    1. Registered Area residents to vote.
    2. Located their information by computer and assigned them a booth to vote in.
    3. Assisted disabled Voters curbside with their ballots.
    4. Provided crowd control for voters.
    5. Kept records of voters assisted.
    6. Assisted voters with executing provisional ballots.
    7. Checked identification cards before issuing the voting pass to voters.
    8. Inspected ballots and gave demonstrations on how to fill out a ballot.
    9. Monitored the flow of voters in the booth area.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate in Administrative

Poll Worker Resume

Summary : Experienced with proprietary software for data entry and retrieval; update and maintain customer data; familiar with general office equipment including copiers, fax machines, and 10-key calculators. Skilled in customer service and telephone operations; handle customer inquiries and phone presentations in a professional manner. Trained in various emergency situations as telephone operator; identify problems and coordinate emergency response.

Skills : Customer Service, General Election, Election Process.

Description :

    1. Generally responsible for the operations, including opening the polls, serving voters and closing the polls including accuracy of canvass.
    2. Ensured that Affidavit Ballot Envelopes are completed correctly and signs each one.
    3. Responsible for the set-up & closing of the Ballot Marking Device and Scanner.
    4. Assisted the voter as needed on this equipment.
    5. Sought supports and votes for the Transportation Penny Tax.
    6. Provided voters with examples of the benefits of the Transportation Penny Tax including Infrastructure repair and expansion.
    7. Ensured voters had correct identification.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma in Arts

Poll Worker Resume

Objective : Conscientious, dependable, and reliable individual with over 6 years in outstanding customer service. Confident in expertise, work experience, unwavering dedication in serving the nation.

Skills : Voter Affidavits, Telephone Inquiries, Election Laws.

Description :

    1. Instructed voters on completing their voter cards during election seasons.
    2. Prepared voting areas with registration paperwork and voting machines.
    3. Instructed voters on how to properly use the voting machines and responded to any inquiries and concerns.
    4. Directed voters to their assigned Assembly and Election Districts (ED/AD).
    5. Managed paperwork adhering to policies and procedures.
    6. Registered voters, looking up their information, seeing if they need to fill out necessary things, and checking for necessary documents such as photo IDs, pieces of mail, and etc.
    7. Learned how to work with citizens from all around Kalamazoo, young, and elders.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S in Arts

Poll Worker Resume

Headline : To obtain an organizer Poll Worker position with a progressive campaign that utilizes abilities and experience.

Skills : Management, Organizing, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Assisted in greeting voters and established they are at the correct voting location.
    2. Ensured voters have the correct documents to register to vote and receive their ballot.
    3. Set up the polling place.
    4. Registered voters and check-in voters that are already registered.
    5. Issued ballots. Processed absentee ballots.
    6. Monitored election equipment, Tally write-in votes.
    7. Opened and closed the polls.
    8. Provided a positive voting experience for all voters
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S in Arts

Poll Worker Resume

Summary : Currently looking for a full time position in an environment that offers a greater challenge, increased benefits, and the opportunity to help the company advance efficiently and productively.

Skills : Election Equipment, Office Supplies, Registration Forms.

Description :

    1. Opened and closed polls to serve voters.
    2. Collected a completed voter card from each voter.
    3. Responsible for the setup and closing of the Ballot Marketing Device and Scanner.
    4. Assisted the voter as needed.
    5. Responsible for opening & closing polling equipment, and, posting running totals throughout the day.
    6. Made sure all voters within our jurisdiction are verified as being who they are and get registered and identified with the signing of their names.
    7. Wrote documents outlining file management protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma in Management

Poll Worker Resume

Objective : As a Poll Worker responsible for efficiently processing voters, providing instructions on the proper use of the voting equipment, and effectively solving problems voters may encounter.

Skills : County Departments, Election Officials, Election Supplies

Description :

    1. Used a computer to verify voter eligibility.
    2. Provided information about the upcoming election.
    3. Guided voters on use of electronic ballot marking devices.
    4. Operated/troubleshoot voting equipment.
    5. Provided in-person customer service including assisting voters to register to vote and assisting voters in casting a ballot.
    6. Issued ballots. Maintained accurate files and records.
    7. Secured Election materials and supplies.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor's