• Full Time
  • Sacramento, CA
  • $45,476.64 - $55,269.36 Annually USD / Year

Website County of Sacramento

Under general supervision, the Election Assistant performs a variety of routine administrative tasks related to the registration of voters and administration of elections.

Examples of Knowledge and Abilities

Knowledge of

  • Office procedures, methods, and equipment including computers and applicable software applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and other specialized applications related to area of assignment
  • Efficient file maintenance and organization
  • Warehousing organization, storage, and inventory control
  • Basic mathematics; including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and fractions
  • English usage, spelling, grammar, and punctuation

Ability to

  • Read, understand, explain and apply basic provisions of various federal, state, and local laws, codes and regulations affecting the administration of elections and registration of voters
  • Learn California Elections Code and laws relating to the conduct of elections
  • Research and summarize new election laws, codes, and procedures
  • File documents rapidly and accurately; alphabetically, chronologically, or numerically
  • Review and compare documents for completeness and accuracy
  • Develop and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others
  • Communicate courteously, clearly, and concisely, both verbally and in writing
  • Read, write, and speak English at a level necessary for satisfactory job performance
  • Disassemble, inspect, repair and reassemble voting equipment
  • Operate office equipment such as computers, printers, scanners and specialized mailing equipment

Employment Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Either: One year of full-time paid or volunteer experience including customer relations, data entry, giving and receiving information on a daily basis, and/or general recordkeeping.

Or: Six months of full-time paid experience with a voter registration and elections office assisting with state or local elections in the State of California.

Note: If the word “experience” is referenced in the minimum qualifications, it means full-time paid experience unless the minimum qualification states that volunteer experience is acceptable.   Part-time paid experience may be accumulated and pro-rated to meet the total experience requirements.

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