What is a Ballot Retrieval Operations Specialist? 

Ballot Retrieval Operations Specialists are needed to drive county vehicles to the Vote Centers and Ballot Drop Boxes located throughout San Mateo County and deliver ballots to the County’s central processing location in San Mateo. 

Who can participate? 

In order to be a Ballot Retrieval Specialist, applicants must: 

  • Have a valid CA driver’s license and be able to drive county vehicles (van/SUV/car) to various San Mateo County locations 

  • Have a positive work ethic and be able to work as part of a team

  • Able to work weekdays; evenings, weekends, and overtime as needed 

  • Have attention to detail 

  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs

When are Ballot Retrieval Operations Specialist needed? 

  • This is a continuous recruitment position 

  • Start date will be mid-January

  • Election Day is Tuesday, March 5, 2024 

What do Ballot Retrieval Operations Specialist do?

  • Retrieve voted ballots from Ballot Drop Boxes throughout San Mateo County
  • Deliver voted ballots to San Mateo County Registration & Elections Division
  • Drive county vehicles throughout the day (and evenings, as needed)
  • May also assist and deliver supplies to Vote Centers

How do I apply?

  1.  Visit GovernentJobs.com

  2. Fill out the Office Assistant application. Listing your preferred job as Ballot Retrieval Operations Specialist.