Become A Poll Worker

Municipal Primary Election: Tuesday, May 18, 2021


ReadyToVote PollWorker

Poll Worker Fact Sheet  |  Application Form 

  • In general, you must be registered to vote in the county where you wish to work. 
  • Exceptions exist for 17-year-old high school students, who must meet additional requirements. High school students should contact their county election office for more information. 
  • Poll workers generally work for the entire day on election day, from before the time the polls open at 7 a.m., until after the polls close at 8 p.m. 
  • Counties train poll workers on their election day duties. There are also poll worker training videos on the Department of State website.
  • We will be conducting training sessions for the 2021 election season beginning in the spring. Call the office at 717-771-9604 for more information.



Poll Workers Needed All poll workers are paid for their time on election day!