A day in the life of a preprocessor includes (but is not limited to) the following general activities:
- Processing of mailed-in absentee ballots
- Counting of processed ballots
- Opening and flattening of ballots for storage in a security case
- Reconciling of counts on a ballot count worksheet
- Packing of voters’ empty mailed-in envelopes into appropriate boxes.
- Cleaning/sanitizing of the workspace for compliance with the county’s Covid-19 guidelines