Need a job? Census Bureau is hiring 1,000 people

pencilimages.jpgThe U.S. Census Bureau will hire a thousand people in the Fayetteville/Springdale, AR area between now and next spring. This is a strong economic shot in the arm for the area. Up to 1,000 people will be on staff during peak times.

“This is the largest civilian mobilization of workers in the history of the United States,” said Dennis Johnson, Regional Director.

According to info from the Census Bureau, these are good paying, temporary jobs for the field positions of Recruiting Assistants, Crew Leaders, Crew Leader Assistants, Census Takers and Census Clerks. Amount of pay depends on position and location. Work related mileage is reimbursed. There may be some opportunities for advancement.

Positions are available in every community.

The U. S. Census Bureau says people can apply for these jobs by calling the Toll Free Jobs Line at 1-866-861-2010.