City calls for election workers

Election officials are needed to assist with the 2011 municipal election

Election officials are needed to assist with the 2011 municipal election set for Sat., Nov. 19, 2011.

“We need officials to assist at each polling station,” says Chief Election Officer, Peter Wipper. Workers will help with voter registration and handing out ballots and overseeing the voting station.

Workers are needed for advance polls on Nov. 9 and 16 and on election day Nov. 19. The polls are open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., though election staff will start as early as 7 a.m. and finish as late as 9 p.m. on voting days.

Training is provided for all positions. Payment for the day is $265.

People wishing to work the election can apply online at www.campbellriver.ca  or pick up an application form at City Hall, 301 St. Ann’s Road.

Further information on this year’s election can found online at www.campbellriver.ca or by contacting the office of the City Clerk at City Hall, 250-286-5700.