This is a perfect opportunity for genealogists to give back, be a part of history and insure historical accuracy.
In May of this year 2011, Canadians will participate in the largest census in its history. The government of Canada, namely Statistics Canada is currently looking for enumerators and supervisors to help carry out this task. This seems like ideal employment for family historians who understand the value of the census and the accuracy and preservation of its information.
If you are 18 years old, a Canadian citizen or hold a valid work permit or permanent resident status you qualify. You must be able to travel locally and work evenings and weekends, full-time and part-time positions are available.
The hiring process consists of an online application, a written test and an interview, along with providing two previous work references. An example of the written test is provided online for you to try.
The job involves employment from approximately April to August depending on your position and area. For more details including a list of duties and qualifications and to apply online click here.