Gwinnett County is seeking election workers to help at the polls. The positions pay up to a $390 stipend. Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 8.
The poll official hiring events will be held on Nov. 5, 6, 7, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., at the Mountain Park Activity Building, 5050 Five Forks-Trickum Road in Lilburn.
Training will be from 9 a.m. to noon and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. for those who have been assigned to a polling location as a poll manager, assistant manager, or issuing clerk. Non-issuing clerks must take online training only.
Applicants are required to be at least 16 years of age, a U.S. citizen and able to read, write and speak English. Multilingual poll officials — especially those who speak Spanish — are needed. Poll officials must be a Gwinnett resident or Gwinnett County government employee and they must have access to a computer for required online training.