VOTER RIGHTS COORDINATOR
TWO (2) VOTER RIGHTS COORDINATOR POSITIONS
1ST OPENING IS FOR PUEBLO OF ACOMA
2ND OPENING IS FOR RAMAH CHAPTER
The Cibola County Clerk is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Voters Rights Coordinator for the Pueblo of Acoma and Ramah Chapter.
These positions are under the direction of the County Clerk, Deputy Clerk and Elections Administrator and is responsible for the coordination of the Native American Election Information Program (NAEIP) in Cibola County as required by the Amended Fourth Joint Stipulation (the Stipulation) for the benefit of the Pueblo of Acoma and the Ramah Chapter.
Work is performed in an office environment; occasionally works outside; travel by car to other departments and to training or meetings; continuous contact with other staff, constituents, and outside agencies. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Must have a high school diploma or an equivalent certificate (GED) that is NM Public Education Department accredited.
Ability to work independently of daily supervision and to exercise discretionary judgement and thinking.
Must be able to follow Section 203 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and the Native American Election Information Program.
Must be fluent in both the Respective Native language and English Language.
Valid New Mexico Driver’s license.
May not have any DWI or DUI within the last five (5) years.
Pass a pre-employment drug test, physical, and background investigation.
Strong communication skills and be able to write clearly and informatively, listen and get clarification, respond well to questions.
Required to attend mandatory meetings that require travel and overnight stay.
Able to organize and prioritize work; use of time efficiently.
Must be able to maintain confidentiality.
Must be a registered voter.
Must be a U.S. Citizen, 18 years of age or older.
Must reside within reasonable commuting distance of the worksite.
Duties include but not limited to items listed below:
Translate voter and election information into the Respective Native Language.
Disseminate voter information to the citizens of their respective community.
Register voters and return voters registration applications to the County Clerk’s Office in a timely manner.
Assist the Non-English speaking Keresan Voters during election by ballot translation, voting machine process, and the voting process.
Must make presentations of election information at other public meetings within their respective communities.
Must prepare and submit monthly reports to County Clerk.
Applications may be obtained and returned to the Cibola County Manager’s Office, 700 E. Roosevelt Ave. Ste. 50, Grants, NM, during regular office hours 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
Position will remain open until filled.
Cibola County Clerk’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Deadline for Applying : Open until filled