Elections Division, San Benito County
Elections are the foundation of democracy and good government. Elections must accurately reflect the intent of the electorate. Transparency, security, accuracy, privacy, and integrity are vital voter rights.We are committed to maintaining public confidence in elections by assuring all of our elections are conducted in a fair, efficient and accurate manner with the highest level of integrity and vote security. The staff commits to excellence in maintaining up-to-date, accurate voter registration rolls to provide fair and equal opportunities for all qualified voters to participate in the democratic process.
The Elections Division of the office of County Clerk-Auditor-Recorder-Elections Department performs duties as mandated by state, federal and local laws. This division registers voters and maintains the voter registration files for the County of San Benito. It also administers and conducts all federal, state, county, school district and special district elections and administers and conducts municipal elections under agreement with each city. The division accepts for filing, and maintains for public access, campaign statements of candidates for each election and for elected officials required to file them.
Needs/Projects this spring semester:
Who should apply:
This Division can work with nearly everyone, except sex offenders. Felons with other crimes are not barred from participating. Students who are bilingual especially helpful for access to populations that might need to register or getting voting support
Who should not apply:
Those on on sex offender list cannot do this work because polling places are at at schools and libraries, Agency must do a Megans Law check .
People working at this government agency are very busy providing services. Please don't waste their time by setting up meetings you don't attend, come late to, or be absent without very good reason that you communicate in advance. Please be in communication with your supervisor about any questions or concerns you have. See http://sbcvote.us for agency website.
440 Fifth Street Second Floor, Room 206
Hollister, CA 95023
Francisco Diaz. 831 636 4016, firstname.lastname@example.org