Main page content

Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working with us!

Elections Yukon Organization Chart

School Council Referendum Officers

Some positions are currently available. Early applications are encouraged for any of these postions. 

Election Officer Opportunities

Territorial General Election underway. Elections Yukon will require approximately 600 workers so we are now accepting applications. Special Ballot voting open, Advance Polls April 4 & 5. Polling Day April 12.

You can apply for these 7 positions:

Please note that all tariffs are tentative and under review. 

Revising Officer (RevO)

The Revising Officer provides additional continuity and capacity of service in the Returning Office during the election period. The RevO assists with targeted revision planning, as well as with the coordination, training and administration of registration and special ballot activities.

Hours: Part time over the election period (31 days) as determined by the Returning Officer.

Remuneration (subject to change): TBA

See detailed job description.


Information & Resource Officer (IRO; Poll Supervisor)

The Information & Resource Officer acts as poll supervisor and manages a polling place at an advance or ordinary poll. The IRO ensures that the polls open and close on time, oversees polling place staff during voting hours, ensures that voting and counting procedures are followed correctly and reports the results to the Returning Officer.

Hours: 13 – 14 hours per day over 1 day at an ordinary poll and / or 2 days at an advance poll.

Remuneration (subject to change): $335.00 / day

See detailed job description.


Deputy Returning Officer (DRO)

The DRO works at an advance or ordinary poll and reports to the Information and Resource Officer, except where there is a single poll in a polling place, in which case the DRO assumes the responsibility of the poll supervisor. The DRO supervises the work of the Poll Clerk, ensures all electors are able to cast their ballots in an orderly fashion and conducts the counting of the ballots after the close of polls on polling day.

Hours: 13 – 14 hours per day over 1 day at an ordinary poll or 2 days at an advance poll

Remuneration (subject to change): $275.00 / day

See detailed job description.


Poll Clerk (PC)

The Poll Clerk reports to the DRO assigned to his/her polling station at an advance or ordinary poll. The PC is responsible for supporting the administration of the voting at the poll, maintains the poll book and other documents and participates in the count at the end of polling day. The PC must be available to step into the position of a DRO if the need arises.

Hours: 13 – 14 hours per day over 1 day at an ordinary poll or 2 days at an advance poll

Remuneration (subject to change): $225.00 / day

See detailed job description.


Poll Attendant (PA)

The Poll Attendant is the first person an elector sees when they enter the polling place. The PA helps with the set-up and take down of the polling place, greets electors, assesses their need to register and directs them to the appropriate station. The PA is responsible for upholding COVID-19 precautions at the polling place. This position is also open to persons 16 & 17 years of age.

Hours: 13 – 14 hours per day over 1 day at the ordinary poll and / or 2 days at the advance poll

Remuneration (subject to change): $15.00 / hour

See detailed job description.


Revising Agent (RevA)

A Revising Agent may work in the Returning Office during the election period, or at the polls on polling day, or both. In the Returning Office, they assist with targeted revision, and counting special ballots. At an advance or ordinary poll, the RevA opens the registration station, registers electors not on the List and directs them to their polling station. May be required to assist with the count at the end of polling day.

Hours: Part time in the Returning Office over the election period (31 days) as determined by the Returning Officer. At a poll: 13 - 14 hours per day.

Remuneration (subject to change): Tasking at a poll $225.00 / day; tasking outside a poll - TBA.

See detailed job description.


Standby Election Officer (SEO)

The position of a Standby Election Officer Is not yet assigned. On polling day, they report to the poll supervisor, assist with set-up of the polling place and stay for at least 3 hours or as directed. The SEO is fully trained and must be available to step in as a DRO, PC, PA or RevA when and where there is a need. If not assigned, they must remain on call during polling day to assist at other polling sites or electoral districts as necessary.

Hours: As required for partial or full periods when polls are open. Minimum time is 3 hours per polling day.

Remuneration (subject to change): TBA per hour for a minimum of 3 hours. If required to step into another position, pay will be commensurate with that position.

See detailed job description.


If you are interested in potential opportunities when they are available, please use our Application for Election Workers. We will advise you when positions become available. No experience necessary but you must be client focused and willing to work long days during the Election Period. During the election period you will be conducting targeted revision, working at an advance poll or at an ordinary poll.

Election Administrator Opportunities for the Territorial Election

Returning Officer (RO)

Returning Officers are responsible to the chief electoral officer for the preparation and delivery of fair, compliant and impartial elections in their electoral district. All Returning Officers must be non-partisan at all times during their appointment.

See detailed job description.


Assistant Returning Officer (ARO)

An ARO is appointed by and reports to the Returning Officer for that Electoral District. The ARO works in the Returning Office during the entire election period to help manage and deliver an open, transparent and non-partisan electoral event in the designated Electoral District.

See detailed job description.


If you are interested in potential opportunities when they are available, please fill out the Application For Returning Officer and Assistant Returning Officer below. We will advise you when positions become available.