Neilson to host 2020 Census Job Fair

PHILADELPHIA, June 27 – State Rep. Ed Neilson, D-Phila., will hold a job fair for interested residents looking for opportunities to help with the 2020 Census.

The job fair will take place from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, July 12 at Neilson’s district office, 16 Old Ashton Road, 19152.

Neilson said there are temporary positions available, including census takers, recruiting assistants and supervisory staff.

“The Philadelphia region hopes to employ more than 3,000 people to ensure a complete and accurate count of everyone during the 2020 Census,” Neilson said. “These open positions will pay up to $35.50 an hour and offer weekly paychecks, flexible hours and paid training.”

For more information or to reserve a spot at the job fair, constituents should call Neilson’s office at 215-330-3714.