Morgan Hill City Clerk

Employer / Organization

City of Morgan Hill

Next Election

Nov 08, 2022

Filing Window

Jul 18, 2022 - Aug 12, 2022

Description

The Morgan Hill City Clerk administers federal, state and local procedures through which local government representatives are selected. The Clerk assists candidates in meeting their legal responsibilities before, during and after an election, including pre-planning, certification of election results, and filing of final campaign disclosure documents. The salary of this position is $2,400 per year.

Application Guidelines
To file for this position follow these three simple steps: 1) Contact the city clerk's office of your official residence to verify that you qualify for the position, and to see if there are any other requirements that might prevent you from running (residency within the district for a certain period of time is frequently a requirement). 2) Obtain the appropriate filing papers from the city elections office, usually found with the City Clerk, however in some cities the position may not exist, so in these instances the person to contact would be the City Secretary or someone in the city administration. If there is any difficulty finding someone to speak with at the city, contact the Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters office at (408) 299-8683 to see if they can give you a point of contact for elections administration within the city. 3) Submit the candidacy papers within the 113-88 day filing window prior to the election. Prior to submitting your candidacy papers, you should arrange an appointment with the City Clerk to go over the required paperwork. City Clerks and Secretaries understand that first time/beginning candidates may need assistance and are available to assist with any questions.

Submit application to:
Morgan Hill City Clerk's Office , 17575 Peak Ave. , Morgan Hill, California, 95037, US