The Douglas County Elections Division welcomes interested citizens to serve as temporary election workers. This is a unique opportunity to get involved in your local government and play a role in the democratic process. Please read through the information below and complete the online Election Judge Interest Survey. Questions? Please email: [email protected]
Election Judge Duties
Colorado Revised Statutes §1-6-101(2) establishes qualifications for Election Judges. To be an Election Judge, you must be:
Some of the following abilities and tasks may be required:
Computer Skill Levels (skill level needed will be indicated next to job positions listed on Election Judge Interest Survey)
Completing the Election Judge Interest Survey does not ensure an appointment as an Election Judge. If appointed, you will receive additional information and an official Certificate of Appointment at a later date. Serving as an election judge is a temporary position with Douglas County that is limited to the duration of each election cycle.
Student Election Judge Program
In Colorado, Juniors and Seniors in high school (ages 16 & 17) are able to work at polling places on Election Day as Student Election Judges. This experience exposes students to grassroots democracy in our community. Serving as a Student Election Judge motivates students to become active voters and to serve as regular election judges when they are adults.
Student Election Judges must be:
State statute makes the following provisions:
If you are interested in serving as a Student Election Judge on Election Day, please contact Douglas County Election Judge Coordinator, Jeanette Flonnes, [email protected], to apply.