For the next provincial general election, the Chief Electoral Officer has to hire and train more than 84,000 people for about 10 different positions. Most of these people will work only on election day, but some will start a few weeks earlier.
Do you have right to vote, do you enjoy working with the public, and do you want to try this unusual experience for yourself?
The political parties represented in the National Assembly are required to make recommendations to the returning officers regarding people available to work during elections. They have until September 14 to provide a list of names to the returning officer in every electoral division with a view to filling positions related to the polling process and counting of the votes. If the positions cannot be filled on the basis of the recommendations alone, we will contact people who have applied.
Salaries range from $15.43 to $20.43 an hour. All mandatory training hours are paid.