Statistical announcement - 35,000 census jobs available across Canada

OTTAWA, Feb. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Looking to make a lasting contribution to Canada, its communities and its people? Join the 2016 Census team!

Statistics Canada is staffing 35,000 jobs across Canada to work on the 2016 Census.

Staff are required for a variety of supervisory and non-supervisory jobs between March and July 2016. These non-office jobs require work in neighbourhoods and communities in all urban, rural and remote areas of the country. 

The rates of pay range from $16.31 to $19.91 an hour, plus authorized expenses.

Statistics Canada will hire approximately 25,000 Enumerators, 4,000 Crew Leaders and Crew Leader assistants—and will staff another 6,000 positions, including Field Operation Supervisory assistants and Collection Support Unit Operators—across the country from March to July 2016.

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.  Candidates should be computer literate and have access to a home computer with Internet functionality.

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SOURCE Statistics Canada

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