As a valuable resource for our BoomerWorks community, we will share periodic announcements of part-time and freelance opportunities that come our way.
The U.S. Census Bureau Needs Thousands of Workers
In advance of the 2020 Census, the U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting thousands of people for temporary jobs across the country.
Jobs include census takers, recruiting assistants, office staff, and supervisory staff. The pay range in the DMV area is $20-25 per hour depending on the position. Census takers also receive reimbursement for work-related mileage and expenses, where applicable.
Your age is no barrier to filling these jobs!
Click here to learn more detailed information on qualifications.
One Application for All Positions
The application process takes about 30 minutes. You will need to provide your Social Security number, home address, email address, phone number, and your date and place of birth. Click here on how to start the application process.
Field Offices for the DMV Area
The U.S. Census field office is located in Fairfax, VA, but you can be located anywhere in the DMV community. For Virginia residents, you can call 833-668-9651. For those of you located in the District or in Maryland, you can call 855-562-2020 and press Option 3 for field positions.
For more information on positions, the process and what you can expect, please click here for the 2020 U.S. Census hiring FAQ.
Kind regards, The BoomerWorks Team
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