Saturday, April 20, 2024

The United States Census Bureau needs your help

If you’re looking for a temporary job, the United States Census Bureau is hiring for their 2020 Census.

Every 10 years since 1790, the United States has undertaken the task of counting all of its residents, now’s your chance to get involved.

The jobs available include census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff and supervisory staff.

To be eligible for these jobs you have to be at least 18 years old, have a valid Social Security number and be a U.S. citizen.

To apply for a job you have complete an online application. The application will include assessment questions about your education, work and other experience.

Positions for the 2020 Census are located throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, explore this interactive map to find pay rates in your county or municipality.

To learn more about the 2020 Census, click here.

John Mangalonzo
John Mangalonzo
John Mangalonzo ( is the managing editor of Local Voice Media’s Virginia papers – WYDaily (Williamsburg), Southside Daily (Virginia Beach) and HNNDaily (Hampton-Newport News). Before coming to Local Voice, John was the senior content editor of The Bellingham Herald, a McClatchy newspaper in Washington state. Previously, he served as city editor/content strategist for USA Today Network newsrooms in St. George and Cedar City, Utah. John started his professional journalism career shortly after graduating from Lyceum of The Philippines University in 1990. As a rookie reporter for a national newspaper in Manila that year, John was assigned to cover four of the most dangerous cities in Metro Manila. Later that year, John was transferred to cover the Philippine National Police and Armed Forces of the Philippines. He spent the latter part of 1990 to early 1992 embedded with troopers in the southern Philippines as they fought with communist rebels and Muslim extremists. His U.S. journalism career includes reporting and editing stints for newspapers and other media outlets in New York City, California, Texas, Iowa, Utah, Colorado and Washington state.

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