Contra Costa County is looking for poll workers for Danville, San Ramon and other county polling places in advance of next Tuesday's primary election.
People who are bilingual and speak English as well as Chinese, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Hindi, Japanese or Korean are particularly needed.
Poll workers must be currently registered California voters or non-voters who are permanent U.S. residents.
High school students can also serve as poll workers, if they are at least 16 years old, U.S. citizens (or will obtain citizenship by Election Day) and have at least a 2.5 grade point average. Student poll workers will receive a stipend and may fulfill community service requirements.
No previous experience required and training is provided. Poll workers receive a stipend of $125 for attending training and working on Election Day from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Employees of county and state governments are encouraged to apply.
Applications will be immediately accepted and reviewed, according to election officials. For more information, email the Registrar of Voters' Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Elections Division at 335-7873.