More Charleston County poll managers needed

More poll managers are needed for the Nov. 3 election to work in Charleston, North Charleston and Mount Pleasant, according to an announcement from Charleston County government.

The position pays $120, which includes $60 for training and $60 for working on Election Day. The poll manager must work Election Day to be paid for the training session.

Election Day duties include processing of voters, ballot distribution, activation of the voting system machines, compliance with election law and procedures and general voter assistance.

Applicants must be:

A registered voter in Charleston County or an adjoining county (Dorchester, Berkeley, Georgetown or Colleton County), although students ages 16 and 17 may also apply.

Willing and able to attend a Poll Manager Training Session (two to three hours) and pass a written certification test.

Prepared to work the entire Election Day, from 6 a.m. until approximately 7:30 p.m.

Non-partisan and neutral when working an election.

Application forms are at charlestoncounty.org/departments/bevr/poll-managers.php

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.