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Election worker employment

There are currently no election worker employment opportunities with the City of Ottawa’s Elections Office.

Thank you to everyone who worked as an election worker to support the 2022 Municipal Elections.

Election worker payment information

Pay rates
Election worker role Pay rate (per shift)
Deputy Returning Officer  $300
Supporting Deputy Returning Officer  $300
Revising Officer  $250
Election Assistant  $250

Pay cheque and tax information

Election workers will receive their pay cheques within six to eight weeks after Voting Day (October 24, 2022).

T4As will be issued in early 2023 to election workers who earned $500 or more.

Contact the Elections Office

If you have any questions about election worker positions for the 2022 Municipal Elections, please contact the Elections Office:

Email: elections-jobs@ottawa.ca
Telephone: 613-580-2660 (TTY: 613-580-2401)