City of Troy

500 West Big Beaver
Troy, MI 48084
Ph: 248.524.3300

Election Information

Aileen Dickson

Upcoming Elections

November 7, 2017 City General Election

Election/Voter Information

Election Inspectors

Requirements: Must be registered voter in the State of Michigan; Students must be at least 16 years old and must meet voter registration requirements (except age); Must attend a mandatory training class prior to working their first election.

Hours: 6 am - 9 pm; Part-time hours are available. Please contact the City Clerk’s Office.

Pay: $10.00 per hour

Duties: Election Inspectors work with the chairperson, co-chairperson, and other inspectors to set up the precinct on Election Day. They also assist voters throughout the voting process by checking their identification, verifying that the voter is eligible to vote and is in the correct voting precinct, recording the voter in the electronic poll book, assigning/issuing their ballot, assisting them with tabulating their ballot, as well as resolving any issues that arise during the day. Lastly, they assist in closing the precinct at the end of the evening.

To Apply: Complete the Election Inspector Application and submit to:

Troy City Clerk
500 W. Big Beaver Road
Troy, MI 48084

Questions: Contact the City Clerk’s Office at 248.524.3316 or by email.

Previous Election Results


  • Electronic Poll Books (E-Poll Books), piloted at the February 23, 2010 Special Election and paid for with Federal Help America Vote Act (HAVA) funds, is the electronic version of the paper poll book and voter registration list formerly used in the precincts. Utilization of the e-poll book will streamline the election process for voters and precinct workers, and expedite the updating of voter history.
  • There are currently 401 citizens serving as election inspectors in Troy.