The Linn County Election Office accepts applications for Election Workers year-round. If you are interested in being an Election Worker, complete the application online or print and return the completed application to:
Linn County Election Office 315 Main Street P.O. Box 350 Mound City, KS 66056 Fax: 913-795-2419 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please review the following criteria before submitting your application for consideration as an Election Worker:
Be a U.S. citizen and a registered elector of Linn County – OR – be a U.S. citizen living in Linn County and a student at least 16 years of age [KSA 25-2804(a),(b)].
Attend a class concerning the tasks of an Election Worker prior to each election [KSA 25-2806].
You may not be a candidate on the ballot, with the exception precinct committeeman or committeewoman [KSA 25-2804(b)].
You must have transportation to and from class and the Election Day work site.
Be able to work in a sometimes busy environment for approximately 16 consecutive hours on Election Day.
Be able to understand, read and speak English at an 8th grade level.
Be comfortable working with electronic devices, which may consist of entering passwords, assisting voters, etc.
Additional criteria for Supervising Judges:
You must have transportation to pick up and drop off supplies at the Election Office.
Be able to manage other Election Workers, assign tasks, oversee all functions, and handle varies issues that may arise.