Chief Judge Duties



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.

-Handle Challenges.

-Stay in contact with and report to the Board of Elections office.

-Have a Judge declare polls closed at 7:30 pm.

-Tabulate votes.

-Return supplies.


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      371 NC Hwy 65
      Reidsville NC 27320
      Phone: 336.342.8100
      Fax: 336.342.8105