CHIEF JUDGE DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Term: Two year appointment: August to August of odd numbered years.
Commitment: Primary, Second Primary (If Necessary) General, and Municipal Elections from 6:00 am until all results have been reported to the Board of Elections and required Election supplies are returned.
Training: Attend training during the month prior to each Election.
Responsibilities: Conduct Elections at the polls according to NC General Statutes and Election Board procedures.
Election Duties Will Include...
-Contact person in charge of Polling Place.
-Contact Judges & Assistants prior to Election.
-Pick up supplies. (Saturday before the Election)
-Set up polling place. (Monday before the Election)
-Administer oath to Judges & Assistants.
-Execute proper paperwork.
-Assign specific duties to Judges & Assistants.
-Declare Polls open at 6:30 am.
-Manage Polling Place on Election Day.
-Stay in contact with and report to the Board of Elections office.
-Have a Judge declare polls closed at 7:30 pm.