Election Judges, Inspectors & Clerks serve as guardians of Democracy. They are vital to efficient and honest elections. Election Officials proudly conduct elections with accuracy, integrity and dignity. Elections in Crawford County require over 300 Election Officials to work the polls every election. You can join this team of civic-minded and committed individuals who help ensure this basic right of U. S. Citizenship: to vote in fair and free elections.
How can I become an Election Official?
Crawford County Board of ElectionAttn: Jessalyn McFarland903 Diamond ParkMeadville PA 16335
What do Election Officials do?
Who is Eligible?
To be an Election Official, you must:
What is the time Commitment?
Election Officials work: From 6:00 a.m. to open the polls until the polls close and the tallying of returns paperwork is complete, approximately 9:00 p.m. (Polls open 7:00 am – 8:00 pm)
Will I be paid?
Yes! Election Officials are compensated per election: Judge - $81 plus mileage; Minority Inspector - $75; Majority Inspector - $75; Clerks $75.
Can I take time off from work?
That is something you will have to work out with your employer, stressing the importance of providing a civic duty to your community.
What kind of training will I receive?
Election Official attend a 1-½ to 2 hour training class held at the Crawford County Courthouse or the Oil Creek Township Building and are paid $10 for attending.
Be a guardian of Democracy!
Call Crawford County Election Office at
814-337-7307, or you may view a training video here that will provide an overview of what duties must be performed on Election Day.
County of Crawford, PennsylvaniaElection and Voter ServicesAttention Jessalyn McFarland903 Diamond ParkMeadville PA 16335