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Election officer application deadline a week away

September 7, 2021 11:25 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

The City of Red Deer will accept applications for another week for election officer positions for the municipal and school trustee elections being held on October 18, 2021. Applications are due September 14.

The City is looking to fill approximately 300 positions for the coming election, including Presiding Deputy Returning Officer, Deputy Returning Officer, Ballot Tabulator Operator and Information Officer. Multiple spaces are available for each position.

Election workers are required to be available between September 28 to October 18. Shifts will vary and may be up to 12 hours. Election workers can earn between $200 and $400 working a full day, dependant on their position.

Applications forms are available on the City website at Applications will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 and can be submitted:

  • By email to
  • By mail to:
    • Elections Red Deer, Legal & Legislative Services
      The City of Red Deer
      Box 5008
      Red Deer, AB T4N 3T4

  • In person at City Hall.

In the 2021 Election, Red Deer voters will be able to vote at any one of three voting stations on one of 13 Advanced Vote days or one of eight voting stations on Election Day. In total Red Deer voters will have 47 separate opportunities to cast their ballot.

Information about the Election, including voting station information, a list of confirmed candidates and their profiles can be found on the Elections website at

For more information, please contact:

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer

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