City of Ottawa’s Elections Office is hiring election workers to help voters make their mark

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Published on
June 13, 2022
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The City of Ottawa’s Elections Office is hiring election workers to fill a variety of paid positions in the 2022 Municipal Elections. Individuals are needed on:

  • Advance Vote Day 1 on Friday, October 7, 2022;
  • Advance Vote Day 2 on Friday, October 14, 2022; and
  • Voting Day on Monday, October 24, 2022.

The Elections Office is looking for individuals who are at least 16 years old, understand the voting process, learn quickly, and possess good interpersonal skills. Priority will be given to applicants who are bilingual in French and English. Proficiency in other languages will be considered an asset and applicants are encouraged to indicate which language(s) they speak on their application form.

For more information on the positions available, pay rates, and to apply online, visit The Elections Office will begin contacting applicants from June to September to fill available positions.

For questions or for more information on becoming an election worker, contact the Elections Office by phone at 613-580-2660, by email at or visit

You can also learn more about the upcoming municipal elections by following Elections Ottawa on Facebook or Twitter.