Census Takers going door to door

Census Takers will be one of the jobs available to people for the 2020 Census.

(Alexandria, MN) The Federal Government has increased the 2020 Census Taker wage to $19/hour plus mileage for Douglas, Pope, and Grant Counties. [***It is $18.50/hr in Stevens County***]

If you are interested in applying for a census job, Applicant Days for CENSUS 2020 jobs are taking place at the CareerForce Center.

The dates for the remaining 1st Thursday of the month Applicant days ,from (8:30-10:30am) are on Dec 5, Jan 2, Feb 6, Mar 5, Apr 2

The dates for the remaining 3rd Thursday of the month Applicant days , from (2-4pm) are on Dec 19, Jan 16, Feb 20, Mar 19, Apr 16

For more information on Census2020 jobs, follow this link.

Job Qualifications:

To be eligible for a 2020 Census job, you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Have a valid Social Security number.
  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Have a valid email address.
  • Complete an application and answer assessment questions.
  • Be registered with the Selective Service System or have a qualifying exemption, if you are a male born after Dec. 31, 1959.
  • Pass a Census-performed criminal background check and a review of criminal records, including fingerprinting.
  • Commit to completing on-line training.
  • Be available to work flexible hours, which can include days, evenings, and/or weekends.