Dona Ana County Election Specialist *Temporary* in Las Cruces, New Mexico
This position is Temporary and ONLY during the 2018 Early Voting and Primary Election
To perform a variety of specialized clerical support for elections mandated by New Mexico State Law at approved voting precincts
Greets public, verifies voter registration information and provides assistance and/or directs them to the proper person or section
Responds to routine questions person-to-person regarding voting precincts and voter registration information.
Assists in issuing ballots to voters by entering information into computer software.
ADDITIONAL DUTIES. N/A
Education. High School or GED preferred.
Experience. One (1) year of experience performing general computer and/or office duties.
Education / Experience substitution. As per County Policy and/or Statuary requirements pursuant to the State of New Mexico Election Handbook.
Other (e.g., post-offer medical exam, polygraph, background check, driver’s license record, etc.). Background check. Must be a resident of Doña Ana County and registered as a voter to be hired for this position. Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) is preferred to effectively deal with monolingual citizens at voter precincts.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED BY THE POSITION:
Knowledge of: simple, routine or repetitive tasks or operations that typically include following step-by-step instructions and require little or no previous training.
Skill to: operate a computer and applicable software, or equipment that operates repetitively, such as keyboard equipment.
Ability to: deal with a culturally diverse population, maintaining respectful and effective cooperative working relationships with others; communicate in English and/or Spanish effectively orally and in writing.
ID Requisition Number: 2018-2524
of Openings: 40
Department: County Clerk-Bureau of Elections
Post End Date: 6/6/2018
External Company Name: Dona Ana County
External Company URL: www.donaanacounty.org