Requirements for all Palm Beach County Poll Workers:

  • Be a registered or pre-registered voter in Palm Beach County
  • Be able to read, write, and speak the English language
  • Be able to work a 14-hour day, with patience and courtesy to others
  • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds
  • Have an email address and access to a computer and the internet
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Successfully complete all training and assessments prior to each election
  • Remain nonpartisan while at the polls
  • Refrain from any comments or discussion concerning a voter, a voter's party affiliation, a candidate, or issue, while working at the polls
  • Abide by a no-smoking policy on Election Day
  • Treat everyone with dignity and respect at all times
  • Understand as a Poll Worker, you may not be assigned to work each election or be assigned to the same precinct or position
  • Understand that you serve at will for the Supervisor of Elections
  • Teamwork among Poll Workers on Election Day is important to both the Poll Workers and voters 

Early Voting Requirements (in addition to the above requirements):

  • Have worked at least one prior election
  • Take Clerk training and work as a Clerk on the Election Day of the same Election
  • Understand as a Poll Worker, you may not be assigned to work every election or be assigned to the same precinct, early voting site, or position
  • Understand that you serve at will for the Supervisor of Elections




Before becoming a Poll Worker in Palm Beach County, you must attend a one-hour orientation session that provides an overview of the process. By law, all Poll Workers are required to complete training before each election. Training is a combination of online and in-person courses at various locations throughout Palm Beach County. 





Once you've submitted your application, a member of our Poll Worker Department will contact you. To follow up on a submitted application, or if you have any questions, please contact the Poll Worker Department by calling (561) 656-6200 option 3, or by email to pollworker@votepalmbeach.gov.


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Wendy Sartory Link
Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections
MAIN OFFICE: 240 South Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33415
P.O. Box 22309, West Palm Beach, FL 33416
P: (561) 656-6200 | F: (561) 656-6287
Hours for All Offices: M - F: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Northeast County Courthouse
3188 P.G.A. Blvd.
Rm. #2401
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

P: (561) 624-6555
F: (561) 624-6572
Southeast PBC Administrative Complex
345 South Congress Avenue
Rm. #103
Delray Beach, FL 33445

P: (561) 276-1226
F: (561) 276-1321
West County Office Building
2976 State Road #15
Second Floor
Belle Glade, FL 33430

P: (561) 992-1114
F: (561) 992-1219

7835 Central Industrial Drive
Riviera Beach, FL 33404

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