Becoming a Poll Worker in Elkhart County

We look forward to working with you in conducting another successful election cycle! To be a poll worker, you must go through some training to be ready to work at your vote center!

When is the General Election?

The General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020.

Contact your party chairperson

Contact your party chairperson to be appointed as a poll worker:

Democratic Party - Chad Crabtree - (574)-607-3241 or chad@alumni.iu.edu

Republican Party - Dan Holtz - 574-238-6239 or danholtz@troyerproducts.com

After confirming availability with your party chairperson, please sign up for a required job-specific training session by calling the Voter Registration Office at (574) 535-6775. Spaces are limited at each session so we must know in advance the number of people who will be attending.

Poll Worker Training Times

The Elkhart County Election Board will be holding poll worker training for the 2020 General Election at the County Office Building, 117 N 2nd St, Goshen, Room 104.

NOTICE ALL SESSIONS WILL BE JOB SPECIFIC - BE SURE TO SIGN UP FOR THE CORRECT CLASS!

You MUST call Voter Registration to sign up for a session. Class size is limited to ensure there are enough materials, seats, and pollbooks for everyone in attendance. If you show for training and you have not signed up, you will be turned away.

The Indiana Secretary of State has Online Poll Worker Training at the following link: http://www.in.gov/sos/elections/2661.htm

Poll Worker Training Classes - 2020 General Election

All classes will be held in Room 104 at the County Administrative Offices Building at 117 N. 2nd Street in Goshen. Each training session will last around two hours or more, so please plan accordingly.

Clerks:

Wed., Oct. 7th – 2:00 p.m.

Tues., Oct. 13th – 6:00 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 14th – 2:00 p.m.

Fri., Oct. 16th – 9:00 a.m.

Fri., Oct. 16th – 2:00 p.m.

Mon., Oct. 19th – 3:00 p.m.

Tues., Oct. 20th – 2:00 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 21st – 2:00 p.m.

Tues., Oct. 27th – 9:00 a.m.

Tues., Oct. 27th – 2:00 p.m.

Facilitators:

Mon., Oct. 5th – 6:00 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 14th – 6:00 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 21st – 6:00 p.m.

Mon., Oct. 26th – 6:00 p.m.

Wed., Oct. 28th – 3:00 p.m.

Supervisors:

Fri., Oct. 9th – 2:00 p.m.

Mon., Oct. 12th – 6:00 p.m.

Thurs., Oct. 15th – 6:00 p.m.

Tues., Oct. 20th – 9:00 a.m.