Many election officers in the county fall in high-risk categories for COVID-19.
The Fairfax County Office of Election is seeking more election officers this year. To assist voters on Election Day, which is on Nov. 3.
The county is the largest voting jurisdictions in the state, with 243 precincts nationwide. Officers must be registered voters.
Training for new officers will begin online in September. Compensation begins at $175.
The application is available online. The deadline is Oct. 10 and mandatory online training must be completed by Oct. 14.
More information is available on the county’s website.