Serving as an Election Worker

Election Clerk Qualifications

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen;
  • Must be an eligible voter in Cass County, ND;
  • Must be at least 16 years of age;
  • Must have basic computer skills;
  • Must be able to proofread material (printed or on screen) for accuracy.

Election Clerk Duties

  • Assist in the set up and tear down of the polling location;
  • Verify voter’s identification and check-in voters using a tablet computer;
  • Update incorrect information in the poll book;
  • Other duties as assigned by the inspector.

Upon being selected as an election worker, you will be required to...

  • attend a short training session (approximately 2 hours),
  • participate in setting up the polling location on Election Day, and
  • be willing to work the entire day.

Top 5 Reasons to be a Poll Clerk in Cass County

  1. You’ll work side by side with your neighbors and meet new people
  1. You’ll play a vital role in the democratic process
  1. Your community needs you. North Dakota must recruit 3,000 poll workers this year for elections to run smoothly
  1. It’s a great opportunity to help people and serve your community…and have fun doing it!

And the Number One Reason to Be A Poll Worker…..

  1. You can get paid $13.46 per hour to do a good thing!

If you are interested in working during the election as a poll clerk, fill out the Poll Clerk Application Form below..

If you have any additional questions or are having trouble completing the application, please call 701-241-5600.

Please correct the field(s) marked in red below:

Full Name (First, Middle and Last):
Phone Number
Email Address
Are you a citizen of the United States?
Are you a citizen of the United States?

Are you a North Dakota resident?

Are you a North Dakota resident?
Are you at least 16 years of age?
Are you at least 16 years of age?

High School:

Previous Experience

Please tell us about the skills you have acquired, work related or otherwise, that contribute to your ability to serve as an election clerk.  Please include your computer skills.