View as Webpage --.... Work Opportunity - -Election Day Support.......----March 14, 2021

Please see below opportunity to assist with the April 6, 2021 Election, as a (suburban) Field Technician, with compensation. COAL asks that you share this information with anyone who may be interested and meets below requirements.

COAL Board of Directors  

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Mr. Wimberly, 

Thanks again for your assistance with this request. All the relevant information related to the position is listed below. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions. 

Hello Interested Individuals,
[Cook County Clerk's Office] would welcome your help as a Field Technician for the April 6, 2021 suburban Cook County general election. The same maximum daily compensation amount, $500, still applies for successful completion of Field Technician duties for the April 6, 2021 election. 

We are requiring that people complete training on one of the available dates as a condition (training is not compensated). We ask people to communicate interest, name, email address and current cell phone or other voicemail-enabled phone with the preferred suburban Cook County election site/township, ability to meet the requirements and 1st and 2nd training date/time choice to, expeditiously.

Ten (10) Field Technicians per site/RDC is the ideal configuration.  Requested Response Deadline: 8pm on March 18, 2021.

Areas Available/Remote Distribution Center (RDC Name):
  • Worth: Worth Township, 11601 S. Pulaski Rd., Alsip, IL 60803
  • Wheeling: Eisenhower School, 1 N. Schoenbeck Rd., Prospect Heights, IL 60070
  • Thornton: South Suburban College, 15800 S. State St., South Holland, IL 60473
  • Proviso/River Forest: Maywood Courthouse, Whitcomb Building, 1311 Maybrook Square, Rm. 104, Maywood, IL 60153
  • Northfield: Glenview Public Schools, Glenview Glenview Public Schools Admin. Center, 1401 Greenwood, Glenview, IL 60026
  • Niles: Skokie Courthouse, 5600 Old Orchard Rd., Rm. 149, Skokie, IL 60077
  • Maine: Oakton Community College, 1600 E. Golf Rd., Des Plaines, IL 60016
  • Lyons/Stickney/Riverside: Local 150 Union Hall (150 Operating Engineers), Local 150 Union Hall, 6300 Joliet Rd., Countryside, IL 60525
  • Leyden/Norwood Park: Triton College, Triton College East Campus, Robert Collins Center, 2000 5th Ave., River Grove, IL 60171
  • Lemont/Orland/Palos: Bridgeview Courthouse, 10220 S. 76th Ave., Rm. 238, 60455
  • Hanover/Schaumburg: Hanover Township Senior Center: 240 S. Route 59, Bartlett, IL 60103
  • Evanston/New Trier: Evanston Civic Center, 2100 Ridge Ave., Evanston, IL 60201
  • Bremen/Calumet: Markham Courthouse, 16501 S. Kedzie Ave., Rm. 238, Markham, IL 60428
  • Bloom/Rich: Prairie State College, 202 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights, IL 60411
  • Berwyn/Cicero/Oak Park: Cook County Clerk Elections Operations Center, 1330 S. 54th Ave., Cicero, IL 60804
  • Barrington/Palatine: Rolling Meadows Courthouse, 2121 Euclid Ave., 2nd Fl., Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

Field Technician Job Description: 
  •  As an Election Day Tech, one works with the site managers from the Remote Distribution Centers (RDC). 
  • Drive around and covering 8-13 precincts to troubleshoot, resolve, observe, and alerting the site managers to problems observed on your route using portal on tablet or placing calls 
  • Provide phone support when feasible, ie troubleshooting via phone call
  • Utilizing the tablet to manage calls/tickets 
  • Reliable and insured vehicle: no carpooling/rideshare utilization, etc.
  • Valid IL Driver's License 
  • Ability to carry 50lbs 
  • The ability to navigate a designated area of the Cook County suburbs using Google maps 
  • Use a smart phone and tablet 
  • Ability and willingness to learn and work current election equipment 
  • Ability and willingness to work 5:00am-10:00p OR until released by Site Manager  
Training Dates 
  • 3/29 – St. Lawrence O’Toole 4101 St. Lawrence Ave. Parish Gym, Matteson, IL  9:30am or 2:30pm 
  • 3/30- Palos Heights Recreation Center, 6601 W. 127th St., Orchard Room, Palos Heights, IL 9:30am or 2:30Ppm
  • 3/31– Old Orchard Country Club 700 West Rand Rd., Mt. Prospect, IL 60056 1pm or 6pm
  • 4/1- Oakton Community College 4701 Oakton St., Skokie, IL 60077 1pm or 6pm
  • 4/3- Cicero Community Center 2250 S. 49th Ave., Cicero, IL 60804  9:30am or 2:30pm

Thank you very much. 

Cook County Clerk's Office
Elections Operations Center 
(312) 603-5656