The Elections Office will be hiring over 2,500 workers for the upcoming municipal election on Monday October 22, 2018.
If you are interested in becoming an election worker, please fill out the application form found below Election Worker Application 2018 (PDF)
Completed applications must be provided in person to the Elections Office, 2nd Floor, 300 City Centre Drive in Mississauga. The Elections Office will conduct a brief questionnaire when applications are submitted to help determine the appropriate position and location for each worker.
In order to be eligible, you must be legally entitled to work in Canada, be 18 years of age and have access to a personal email address (not shared).
The hours for all workers on Election Day are from 9am to 9pm. In addition, workers will be required to attend in person training (2 hours) in October. Deputy Returning Officers will also need to complete online training (1 hour).
Location Managers must have previous municipal election experience in a supervisory role to be eligible for this position.
Deputy Returning Officers must have experience using a laptop, have good attention to detail and be able to sit for an extended period of time.
Operators must have a valid driver’s licence and access to a vehicle on Election Day in order to transport the vote tabulator to/from the polling location.
If you have any questions about these positions, please contact the Elections Office at 905-615-3200 ex.4846