Boone County News Release

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For Immediate Release

Media Contact:
Boone County Commission Administrative Coordinator
Phone: (573) 886-4312

2010 Census Brings More Jobs To Boone County

May 4, 2009

May 8 is Deadline for Census Office Manager Positions

Boone County residents are eligible for temporary jobs with the US Census Bureau. Six full-time jobs are open for managers at the Local Census Office in Columbia. The temporary positions will last from August 2009 to September 2010 and pay $20 to $30 an hour. People interested in the manager jobs must take the Census Supervisor Test and submit required application materials by direct mail or email. All applications for management positions must be postmarked by May 8. Late applications will not receive consideration.

The following positions are available:

  • Local Census Office Manager (includes benefits)
  • Assistant Manager for Administration
  • Assistant Manager for Recruiting
  • Assistant Manager for Field Operations
  • Assistant Manager for Quality Assurance
  • Assistant Manager for Technology

More temporary jobs will be available in September when the Local Census Office opens. Additional positions include office clerks and census takers. The census taker positions offer a flexible schedule for full and part-time work. Students and graduates, retirees, community leaders, full-time workers, job seekers and people who are bilingual are encouraged to apply for the census taker positions.

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To schedule an appointment for the Census Supervisor Test call 866-861-2010.
For questions about the application process call the Regional Census Center Recruiting Department at 888-340-7525.
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