N E W S R E L E A S E
Jan. 14, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Alan J. "AJ" Cole Sr., General Registrar
Applications available for James City County Officers of Election
The Electoral Board is accepting applications for Officers of Election for the March 1, 2014 through Feb. 28, 2017 appointment cycle.
Officers of Election work on election days from 5 a.m. until all results have been reported. Duties include demonstrating equipment, making sure voters are in their proper precinct, helping citizens complete necessary changes of address and reminding voters to check their ballots for accuracy.
This is a paid volunteer position. Training is required and will be provided within 30 days of each election. Polling place assignments are based on the needs of the County, available funding and staffing requirements.
Applications are available from the Voter Registration and Elections Office:
Online – Voter Registration
By mail – call 757-253-6868 or mail a request to:
PO Box 3567
Williamsburg, VA 23187-3567
In person – 101-B Mounts Bay Rd., Williamsburg VA 23185
You are eligible to serve as an Office of Election if you are a registered voter in the Commonwealth of Virginia and are not employed by, or the deputy of, any local, State or Federal elected official.
The following elections occur in this appointment cycle:
- Primary - June 10, 2014
- General - Nov. 4, 2014
- Primary - June 9, 2015
- General - Nov. 3, 2015
- Primary - March 1, 2016 (Presidential)
- Primary - June 14, 2016
- General - Nov. 8, 2016
More information is included with the application or by calling the Voter Registration and Elections Office at 757-253-6868.