The County Insider
Office of the Nassau County Manager
March 13, 2020
The 2020 Census is still seeking Nassau County applicants for Census Taker positions. The pay is $17.50/hour, plus mileage reimbursement and expenses where applicable. Hours are flexible so it’s the perfect opportunity for you to earn extra money, even if you already have other commitments.
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. (Some application questions are available in Spanish. However, an English proficiency test may also be required.)
Be able to speak, read, and write in English, if applying in the 50 states or Washington, D.C. (Bilingual applicants are needed and are encouraged to apply.)
Be registered with the Selective Service System or have a qualifying exemption, if you are a male born after December 31, 1959.
Undergo fingerprinting and pass a criminal background check and a review of criminal records performed by the Census Bureau.
Commit to completing training.
Be available to work flexible hours, which can include days, evenings, and weekends.
Most jobs require employees to:
Have a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle, unless public transportation is readily available.
Have access to a computer with internet and an email account (to complete training).
For additional information, please view the Census website.