US Census Bureau Jobs paying up to $20hr
POSITION: Field Representative
ISSUE DATE: January 1, 2018
CLOSING DATE: December 31, 2018
GG or GS-0303-03: $12.74 – $18.30 per hour
GG or GS-0303-04: $14.30 – $20.54 per hour
NUMBER OF POSITIONS: Few
PROMOTION POTENTIAL: GG or GS-04
DUTY LOCATION: Applicants who are selected for employment will work out of their home.
AREA OF CONSIDERATION: Applications will be accepted from all sources within the following geographic area(s): JOBS ARE LOCATED THROUGHOUT THE STATES OF ARKANSAS, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, IOWA, MICHIGAN, MINNESOTA, MISSOURI AND WISCONSIN.
Duty Location is your home. Applicants will be considered for vacancies in their immediate area within specific geographic boundaries.
WHO MAY APPLY: External – All Sources
All U.S. Citizens who have a physical residence within the area of consideration listed below when applying.
HOW TO APPLY: Each applicant must complete the following:
- A Census Employment Inquiry (BC-170A) or resume.
- A written basic skills test and mock and structured interview.
- You must attend a testing session and complete an application and required forms. Applicant(s) must contact the Chicago Regional Office at 800-865-6384 ext. 15, to be scheduled for a testing session in your area. OR, the Chicago Regional Office will contact you to attend a testing session when there is one scheduled in your area.
DUTIES: Interviews respondents to collect survey or census data as required for current, on-going surveys, one-time surveys, and special censuses. The incumbent is responsible for communicating with respondents, supervisors, and other persons as appropriate.
Reads survey materials and conducts door-to-door surveys. Explains the purpose of the survey, asks questions as worded on the questionnaire or survey instrument, and enters accurate and complete information into a laptop computer or onto survey forms.
The incumbent may occasionally be required to lift boxes of survey materials or laptops weighing up to 30 pounds. Maintains personal payroll records that reflect hours worked, miles driven, and reimbursements for travel and communications claimed.
List of States Serviced by each Regional Office
|Regional Office||Areas Served|
|Atlanta||Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina|
|Chicago||Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin|
|Denver||Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Wyoming|
|Los Angeles||Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington|
|New York||Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Vermont|
|Philadelphia||Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia|
Census Bureau Regional Offices conduct continuous surveys—other than the once-a-decade population count—to supply the nation with important statistics on people, places and our economy. Our Regional Offices are responsible for hiring and supervising these field workers. The local field workers know their communities best, and are the instrumental in conducting surveys with residents on a variety of topics. Field interviewers work out of their home and are reimbursed for mileage. Make an impact for your community and join our team today!
Regional Offices also hire for full-time corporate positions that are located throughout the country. These positions include:
- Survey Statisticians
- Administrative Staff
- Clerical Staff
- IT staff