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Election Inspectors


Actively support your neighbors’ ability to vote by becoming an Election Inspector. We have a significant need for Election Inspectors in Columbia Township, especially those that identify as Democrats.

What is required of Election Inspectors?

  • Attend a four-hour training in the month of June (location within Van Buren County).
  • Attend a one-hour training session prior to the August 3, 2020 election (located at the Townhall).
  • A volunteer selected as chairperson will need to attend additional training.
  • Assist with at least one election in the 2020 election year by working at least a half day. Shifts are 6:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to close (approximately 9:00 p.m.). All day workers are highly desired.
  • If enough Inspectors are found, we will also have the opportunity for 2-3 workers to work only as Receiving Board members. This position works from 8:00 p.m. until all work is completed.

Are Election Inspectors paid?

  • Yes, the rate varies by position with a minimum of $10/hour.

How you do apply?

To apply for this job email your details to clerk@columbiatwp.com

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