POSTING TYPE: Open, Competitive
HOURS: Full-time, 6 month temp
SALARY RANGE: $18/hr
LOCATION: Hastings, MN
CLOSE DATE: continuous until all open positions are filled
The Dakota County Elections Department is seeking persons to serve as Election Judge/Election Assistant to perform technical procedures to assist elections staff in conducting absentee voting, election administration tasks, and related duties as assigned.
Who We Are
Dakota County is Minnesota's third largest county and home to more than 400,000 residents. Our motto is "Be More" and we strive every day to achieve excellent public service, with a focus on four values: Service, Integrity, People, and Innovation.
Dakota County aims to create an environment that is welcoming and inclusive of diverse people, backgrounds, and experiences. Our goal is to have a workforce that is reflective of the communities and individuals we serve. We promote an equitable and culturally aware work environment where everyone can be their authentic selves.
To view the specific minimum qualifications/statutory requirements you must meet in order to serve as an election judge, please use the following link to read Sec. 204B.19 of the Minnesota Statues in relation to Election Judges Qualifications:
These examples do not include all possible tasks in this work and do not limit the assignment of related tasks in any position of this classification. Regular attendance according to the position's management approved work schedule is required for all positions.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: All duties listed above are essential.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Work is performed in a County office building. Some travel within Dakota County may be required. Lifting requirement of up to 20 pounds on an occasional basis. Position may require travel within Dakota County and will require occasional use of a personal vehicle. Equipment that may be used include, but is not limited to, ballot counter, computer, tablet, printer, telephone, calculator, copy and scanning machines.
SELECTION PROCESS: The selection process for this classification will consist of a screening of your training and experience from the application materials submitted.