Election Officials are civic-minded registered voters who are paid to work at Election Day polling places and Early Voting sites and are trained in voting procedures, equipment operation and customer service.
To become a Calhoun County Election Official, you must meet the following requirements:
- apply to become an Election Worker,
- be a citizen of the United States and a registered voter in Calhoun County,
- able to speak, read and write the English language,
- attend all required orientation and training classes,
- have transportation to and from your assigned working location,
- be available to work from 6:00 a.m. and work a 14-hour work day, and
- meet the physical requirements (standing, bending, stooping, lifting 40 lbs, normal vision and manual/physical dexterity).
Apply to Become an Election Worker
Calhoun County Election Worker Positions:
The Clerk is the manager of an Early Voting site or Election Day polling place. Typical duties include ensuring the polling place is ready for voters, addressing voter registration and voting issues, completing Election Day forms and paperwork, and returning required items to the Election Office on Election Night.
The Assistant-Clerk works at the direction of the Clerk to perform the duties required to manage a polling place. Also, to ensure all equipment is setup and teardown of equipment.
The EViD Operator is responsible for assisting in preparing the precinct in setup and teardown of equipment, processing eligible voters via the electronic voter identification device (EViD) and issuing ballots.
The Deputy is responsible for deployment of polling place signage and maintains good order at the polls.
If you have any questions, please contact our office provided below:
Calhoun County Supervisor of Elections
20859 Central Avenue East, Rm 117
Blountstown, FL 32424
Telephone: (850) 674-8568, (ext. 4)