Alderman Khalif J. Rainey encourages interested residents to apply for a field representative position within the United States Census Bureau. Starting salaries range from $14.89 to $19.32 per hour. Employees will get a night differential and be reimbursed on gas. The hours are flexible based on the survey.
Alderman Rainey says this is a great opportunity to make money and be part of a process that has many benefits to the community.
“The data is not only used by the federal government to determine where to spend on low-income programs like food assistance or Medicare, but also by health officials to learn where to target their intervention-based resources,” he said, noting businesses also use the data to determine where to expand operations such as adding distribution centers.
Eligibility requirements include being a U.S. Citizen, being at least 18 years old and having a valid driver’s license. A full list of requirements can be found on the attached flyer. If you are interested in applying please call 1-800-865-6384 x 15 or email Chicago.Recruiting@census.gov.