Work at the Northcote by-election

Are you interested in working for the 2018 Northcote by-election?

The Electoral Commission needs to recruit, train and equip approximately 250 people to help prepare for and conduct the 2018 Northcote By-election. The work is important, exciting and satisfying.

The search is now underway for Election Day Workers, and Advance Voting and Administrative Staff.

Positions in brief

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Team Leaders, Advance Voting Staff and Administrative Support  (approx. 50)

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Team Leaders, Advance Voting Staff and Administrative Support will work as required before, on and/or after Election Day

 

Team Leaders, Advance Voting Staff and Administrative Support undertake many duties including assisting with the distribution of supplies, data entry, advance vote issuing and vote counting.

 

  • Administrative Support will be paid $19.00 per hour
  • Team Leaders, Advance Voting Managers will be paid $21.50 per hour

Election Day Staff (approx. 130)

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Election Day Staff will complete mandatory training (usually in evenings or on weekends) and will work on Election Day

Election Day Staff require varying skills and attributes depending on the role. 

Voting Place Managers require good management skills and the ability to be decisive and directive when needed.

 Other Election Day Staff need good customer service skills and the ability to follow detailed instructions.

  • Fee paid for training and work on the day.  Value is dependent on election day role
Last updated: 16 April 2018