December 21, 2015

Join the Census 2016 cross-Canada team

Early next year, Statistics Canada will be hiring thousands of Canadians from coast to coast to help with the census.

Working as part of the census team will give you the opportunity to gain valuable and unique work experience and learn new skills, all while working within your community to help the government understand the changing demographics of Canada.

Currently, Statistics Canada is hiring staff to join their Early Enumeration team and to work at the Data Operations Centre in the Ottawa/Gatineau region.

Early Enumeration Census Jobs

Positions Available: Enumerator and Crew Leader

Location: remote parts of Labrador, Quebec, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut

Salary: $16.31 to $19.92 per hour (Enumerator) and $19.91 to $24.25 per hour (Crew Leader)

Contract Start Date & Length: depends on assignment; start dates will range from January to April  2016

To be considered for one of the Early Enumeration jobs listed above, you must complete the Statistics Canada Census Jobs online application form. Once you have completed and submitted the form, your application will be reviewed by area hiring managers. Successful candidates will then be invited to complete a written test and/or to attend an interview. 


Data Operations Centre Census Jobs

Positions Available: Processing Operators and Processing Supervisors

Location: National Capital Region (Ottawa/Gatineau)

Salary: $16.31 per hour (Processing Operator) and $45,189 to $48,777 per year (Processing Supervisor)

Contract Start Date & Length: from April to August 2016, depending on assignment

To be considered for one of the Data Operations Centre jobs listed above, you must register/login on the jobs.gc.ca website and complete the application form, which also includes an online aptitude test. Applications are then reviewed and successful candidates will be invited to complete an in-person written test. And if you're applying for the Processing Supervisor job, you will also need to attend an in-person interview.
For more information on the range of available census jobs, visit the Statistics Canada Census Jobs website.