Escambia Needs Poll Deputies At $120 A Day. Apply Thursday In Century.

February 12, 2020

Want to serve and make some extra cash on election days this year?

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is currently recruiting poll deputies for the upcoming March 17, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary. It pays $120 a day for election day and traning.

Poll deputies:

  • Maintain order outside the polling place
  • Assist other workers in preparing polling place on Election Day
  • Posts signs and materials outside and near the entrance of polling location

Apply in person Thursday between noon and 4 p.m. at the Century Branch Library, or contact Lisa Parrish at (850) 436-9735.


3 Responses to “Escambia Needs Poll Deputies At $120 A Day. Apply Thursday In Century.”

  1. David Craig on February 14th, 2020 10:54 pm

    You must be registered to vote in Escambia County.
    You must have the ability to read, write, speak the English language, and direct voters through the voting process.
    You can’t be a candidate or have an immediate family member as a candidate on the ballot.
    You’ll need transportation to the polling place and to training classes.
    You must be able to lift at least 40 pounds, be physically flexible, and endure prolonged periods of standing and sitting.
    You must be able to deal patiently and courteously with the public and with your co-workers.
    It’s best if you’re a non-smoker; there is NO SMOKING in and around polling places on Election Day.
    You must meet these requirements and fulfill all responsibilities of the particular poll-worker position you wish to fill.

  2. Steve Hernandez on February 13th, 2020 8:21 am

    I live in Santa Rosa county. Am I eligible to apply for this?

  3. Deb on February 13th, 2020 12:27 am

    What’s the qualifications for the job

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