Election Judge Application

The City of Apple Valley is recruiting qualified individuals to hire as Election Judges for the November 8, 2022, General Election.

Polling places are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Judges report to the polling place beginning as early as 5:30 a.m. It is preferred judges work the full day, and preference will be given to applicants willing to work a full day. If you can only work half a day, the shifts are 5:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to closing. Judges are paid an hourly rate of $12.00 per hour, and training will be provided on equipment and voting procedures.

If you are selected to serve, you will be notified by mail approximately one-month prior to the election, and are required to complete Election Judge Training.  The required online training is designed to last about 2 hours and you may complete at your pace.

If you are interested in serving as an election judge, CLICK HERE TO APPLY. (An email address and a computer with internet access is required to apply and complete the online training.)

To encourage participation, State law allows individuals to take time off from work, without penalty of loss of wages, to serve as election judges. Details on how to request time off from your employer can be provided.