U.S. Census Bureau hiring thousands in Arkansas

KTHV is reporting that the U.S. Census Bureau will be hiring people throughout several cities in Arkansas as temporary, part-time census takers for the 2010 Census.

According to the 2010 Census website, hundreds of thousands of census takers are needed nationwide to help locate households and conduct brief personal interviews with residents.

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

The pay rate for a census taker in the Fayetteville-Springdale area is $11.95 per hour.

To apply, call 1-866-861-2010.

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