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Please reach out to your local regional office to request a paper application for our field representative, field supervisor, field survey technician, and clerk positions.

Opportunities in Your State


Application Process

To receive an application, please provide your name and address.

Region Email Phone
Atlanta atlanta.jobs@census.gov (800) 424-6974, Ext. 53959
Chicago chicago.jobs@census.gov (800) 865-6384, Ext. 15
Denver denver.jobs@census.gov (877) 474-5226
Los Angeles los.angeles.jobs@census.gov (800) 992-3529
New York new.york.recruit@census.gov (212) 584-3495
Philadelphia philadelphia.jobs@census.gov (866) 564-5420

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Please complete the general application form, let us know where you heard about the job, and take our short multiple choice assessment. Once you have mailed it back, we will review it and confirm you are eligible.

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You are now eligible to interview for survey work in your area. While you are waiting to hear from us about work in your area, please make sure to watch the video about the field representative position and read our FAQs.

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As work in your area becomes available, we may reach out to you for an interview. During the interview we will:

  • Provide information about the specific survey including the area you may work, the schedule, and salary.
  • Ask a few questions about your availability and experience as it relates to the position.
  • Make updates to your contact information, if necessary.
  • Answer any questions you may have.
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When you are selected to work on a survey, we will send you a packet with forms to fill out.

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We will send you a field representative kit providing you all the supplies you need. You will be asked to complete both individual study and classroom training, which may require travel.

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You are ready to be part of our field team that represents the best of the U.S. Census Bureau!

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Contact Information

George Grandy Jr., Regional Director

Atlanta Regional Office

101 Marietta Street, NW, Suite 3200
Atlanta, GA 30303-2700

Phone: (404) 730-3832 or 1-800-424-6974
Recruiting Phone: (800) 424-6974, Ext. 53959
Fax: (404) 730-3835
TDD: (404) 730-3963
General E-mail: Atlanta.Regional.Office@census.gov
Jobs E-mail: Atlanta.Recruiting@census.gov

States Served

  • Alabama
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Louisiana
  • Mississippi
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina
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Marilyn A. Sanders, Regional Director

Chicago Regional Office

1111 W. 22nd Street, Suite 400
Oak Brook, IL 60523-1918

Phone: (630) 288-9200 or 1-800-865-6384
Recruiting Phone: (800) 865-6384, Ext. 15
Fax: (630) 288-9288
TDD: (708) 562-1791
General E-mail: Chicago.Regional.Office@census.gov
Jobs E-mail: Chicago.Recruiting@census.gov

States Served

  • Arkansas
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Wisconsin
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Cathy L. Lacy, Regional Director

Denver Regional Office

6950 W. Jefferson Avenue, Suite 250
Lakewood, CO 80235

Phone: (720) 962-3700 or 1-800-852-6159
Recruiting Phone: (877) 474-5226
Fax: (303) 969-6777
TDD: (303) 969-6767
General E-mail: Denver.Regional.Office@census.gov
Jobs E-mail: Denver.FR.Applications@census.gov

States Served

  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • Kansas
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • New Mexico
  • North Dakota
  • Oklahoma
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Wyoming
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Julie Lam, Regional Director

Los Angeles Regional Office

2300 West Empire Avenue, Suite 300
Burbank, CA 91504

Phone: (818) 267-1700 or 1-800-992-3530
Recruiting Phone: (800) 992-3529
Fax: (818) 267-1714
TDD: (818) 904-6249
General E-mail: Los.Angeles.Regional.Office@census.gov
Jobs E-mail:

States Served

  • Alaska
  • California
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Nevada
  • Oregon
  • Washington
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Leila N. Dickerson, Regional Director

New York Regional Office

32 Old Slip, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10005

Phone: (212) 584-3400 or 1-800-991-2520
Recruiting Phone: (212) 584-3495
Fax: (212) 584-3402
TDD: (212) 478-4793
General E-mail: New.York.Regional.Office@census.gov
Jobs E-mail: New.York.Recruit@census.gov

States Served

  • Connecticut
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Puerto Rico
  • Rhode Island
  • Vermont
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Fernando E. Armstrong, Regional Director

Philadelphia Regional Office

100 South Independence Mall West, Suite 410
Philadelphia, PA 19106-2320

Phone: (215) 717-1800 or 1-800-262-4236
Recruiting Phone:
(866) 564-5420
(215) 717-0755
(215) 717-0894
General E-mail:
Jobs E-mail:

States Served

  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • West Virginia
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Page Last Revised - March 13, 2023
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