City of Grosse Pointe Farms

Election Workers

Looking for a great way to get involved, meet new people, and earn some money? Become an election inspector!

Grosse Pointe Farms' precincts, absentee voter counting boards, and receiving board are staffed by community members of differing political parties. These volunteers allow us to run efficient, secure, and transparent elections.

Compensation is $15.00 per hour for precinct inspectors and $17.00 an hour for chairs.

If you’re interested in getting involved, we’d love to hear from you. Please email the Clerk's Office at and will be in touch as the next election approaches. 


  • Must be a registered voter in Michigan
  • Must declare political party affiliation on Election Inspector application
  • Must be able to attend a 1-2 hour training session before the election
  • Must be able to stay until all duties have been fulfilled
  • Moderate to advanced computer skills are highly desired