Bowie County Election Commission
Essential Job Functions:
The Elections Administrator for Bowie County manages all election matters for Bowie Cty. This position is appointed by the Bowie Cty Elections Commission & is responsible for managing the execution of Federal, State & local elections incl. city, school districts, according to election laws & state code & County Voter registration. Duties involve receiving & processing applications for registration, filing all candidates for county offices, processing absentee ballots, & maintaining voter lists in accordance with state & county laws, regulations, & policies. Must be able to travel when necessary for county business or job-related schools & work extended hours during election time.
Provide direction to the elections office by managing work assignments, overseeing the services and resources to the public.
Develop and manage an annual budget.
Ensure the training, evaluation & personnel dev of the office.
Ensure the elections office is in compliance with local and state policies, and laws according to the Texas Election Code.
Graduation from high school or general equivalency diploma
Associate Degree preferred but will consider work experience.
Must be a qualified voter of the State of Texas
Must possess a valid Texas driver's license
May not be a candidate for public office or an office of a political party, hold a public office or hold an office of or position in a political party pursuant to the Election Code
Prioritize and schedule work to meet deadlines
Possess strong organizational skills
Communicate effectively orally and in writing in English with others Spanish speaking ability is not required but is a plus
Work independently in the absence of specific instructions
Establish & maintain effective working relationships w/County employees, various political party chairs & local entities, & the gen public
Deadline for Application 8-30-19
Applications may be submitted to:
710 James Bowie Dr.,
New Boston, Texas 75570
Location/Region: New Boston, TX (75570)