Election Judges

The Jefferson County Elections Division needs temporary workers to help us during active election cycles. Work typically begins two to four weeks before each election and lasts through Election Day. These are paid positions.

Requirements for Election Judges

  • 18 years of age or older (under 18? Learn about the Student Election Judge Program)
  • Registered to vote in Colorado
  • A resident of Colorado
  • Physically and mentally able to perform the duties
  • Free of any conviction for fraud or election offenses
  • Pass a background check
  • Take an oath of office
  • Available full time as needed during the election period, including some weekend days
  • Not a candidate or a family member of a candidate on the ballot
  • Attend all required trainings
  • Arrange own transportation to and from work location
  • Provide own meals/beverages for shift

Applying as an Election Judge

If you are interested in being a temporary election worker with Jefferson County, please complete and submit the application form.