Greens SA - Polling Booth Coordinator

Closing Date

Thursday, February,28 2019 - 05:00 pm


The Greens SA are seeking an energetic and motivational Polling Booth Coordinator for the 2019 Federal Election to maximise our electoral support.

  • Primary location: Greens SA Office, 239-241 Wright Street, Adelaide SA
  • Job status: This is a limited term contract position. It is a full-time job (38 hours per week). The position will involve some out of hours work and work on weekends. TOIL will be offered in accordance to the award.
  • Position Begins late February 2018
  • A one-month probationary period applies.

Key responsibilities

  • Help strategically distribute resources like corflutes and how-to-vote cards
  • Coordinate the Greens staffing of, presence and visibility on Polling Booths for Election Day and at pre-polling locations
  • Work collaboratively with key stakeholders including Greens SA staff, election candidates, members, branch representatives, volunteers and the Election Campaign Committee
  • Other duties as directed by the Election Campaign Committee.

Selection criteria

  • Good level organisational skills, including time management, attention to detail, and an ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Strong rapport-building and relationship skills and capacity to work with a diverse range of people
  • Experience in motivating volunteers and supporters
  • Commitment to the Greens charter and policies
  • (Preferred) Some knowledge of Green's structures and processes

This contract position will commence in February and conclude after the Federal Election and is a full-time position.

It is paid at Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award Level 3 or $57,120 per annum.

How to apply for this job

Applications should include a personal resume and covering letter that responds to the Selection Criteria and be submitted to the Party Director, Dominic Mugavin (email:, using the subject line: Polling Booth Coordinator Application) by 5pm 28 February. Short listed applicants will be invited to interview.