Temporary Positions

Poll Workers

Requirements Positions Apply

In a county of our size, running an election is no small task. We hire over 100 temporary employees to work with our permanent staff during elections cycles – for days, weeks and even months at a time. If you would like to support our elections as a temporary employee, please read through this section carefully.


  1.  Must complete all required onboarding through a staffing agency, including but not limited to background and drug screening
  2.  Must remain nonpartisan while representing the office of the Supervisor of Elections
  3.  Must treat everyone with dignity and respect at all times
  4.  Must be able to speak, read and write English effectively
  5.  Must be able to work independently and with others
  6.  Must be able to multitask between various job duties
  7.  Must be able to lift 15 to 30 pounds
  8.  May need to work extended hours, including weekends and overtime, when necessary
  9.  May need to possess a valid and current FL Driver License with no more than seven points and complete an online defensive driving course.


Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Main Phone: (813) 744-5900 Toll Free: (888) 297-4362 Email: voter@votehillsborough.gov

Fred B. Karl County Center

601 E. Kennedy Blvd., 16th Floor
Tampa, FL 33602
Tel: (813) 272-5850
Fax: (813) 272-7043

Robert L. Gilder Elections Service Center

2514 North Falkenburg Rd.
Tampa, FL 33619
Tel: (813) 744-5900
Fax: (813) 744-5843

Northwest Regional Office

4575 Gunn Hwy.
Tampa, FL 33624

Southeast Regional Office

10020 South U.S. Hwy. 301
Riverview, FL 33578

Please note: Florida has a very broad public records law. Voter registration applications and other written communications to or from the Supervisor of Elections are public records and are available to the public and media upon request unless the information is subject to a specific statutory exemption. Email addresses are also public records. If you do not want your email address released in response to a public records request, please do not email us. Instead, contact us by mail or phone, or visit us in person. To request public records, visit this page.. For questions about public records, email publicrecords@votehillsborough.gov or call (813) 744-5900.