Statistical announcement - 2016 Census hiring in First Nations communities across Canada

OTTAWA, Jan. 27, 2016 /CNW/ - Statistics Canada is preparing for the next Census of Population, which will take place in May 2016. However, for residents in First Nations communities, enumeration will begin in April 2016.

Join the 2016 Census team! Staff are required to visit each household in First Nations communities to conduct personal interviews with respondents. Census information is vital for planning services related to housing, employment, education, health care and other initiatives related to the well-being of residents of your community.

Temporary positions are available at the supervisory and non-supervisory levels, as follows:

  • Crew Leaders will list dwellings on maps, and train, lead and supervise a team of Enumerators.
  • Enumerators will identify dwellings on maps, conduct personal interviews and follow up with respondents in person.

The rates of pay range from $16.31 to $19.91 an hour, plus authorized expenses. Applicants must be 18 years or older, eligible to work in Canada, and able to commit to at least 20 hours a week, including days, evenings and weekends, as needed. A valid driver's licence and access to a vehicle may be required in certain areas.

Apply online at

Cette annonce statistique est aussi disponible en français.


SOURCE Statistics Canada

Image with caption: "Logo: Statistics Canada (CNW Group/Statistics Canada)". Image available at:

For further information: For more information, contact the recruitment team at 1-877-325-2016.


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890