ROSELLE, NJ - The Borough of Roselle and the U.S. Census Bureau will be co-hosting a job fair for residents interested in working for the U.S. Census Bureau in late 2019 and for 2020.

The 2020 Census Job Fair will be held on two different dates to accommodate as many people as possible. The events will be held on Monday, October 21, from 2-7 pm and Thursday, October 24, from 9 am - 2 pm at the Roselle Public Library, 104 West Fourth Avenue, in Roselle.

At this job fair and information session, you will learn about why the census is important to the community and find out what job opportunities are available to the residents of Roselle. 

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Applications can be completed online. Applicants can even use their smartphones to apply. Census staff will be available to help with the application and to answer questions.

The U.S. Census Bureau is looking to hire 63,000 people in the state of New Jersey for a variety of positions. There are field positions (e.g. enumerators) and office positions (e.g. clerks and IT specialists) available. The hours are flexible. Once hired you can give the U.S. Census Bureau your hours of availability each week and you will only be asked to work during those hours. Those hired will also be have paid training.

The goal of the 2020 census is to “count everyone once, only once, and in the right place,” the Census Bureau says. The United States holds a census every 10 years.

Those interested in a 2020 census job can apply online at and is the official electronic news source for your town! To get your free daily Roselle or Roselle Park news, click on your town. 

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