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Working at US Census Bureau

At the US Bureau of the Census, people count. The Census Bureau is in the business of recording almost everything about the nation's citizens. As a division of the US Department of Commerce, the Census Bureau crunches and publishes statistical information ... Read more

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  • "Fantastic agency, but the same problems as the rest of the government"

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    I have been working at US Census Bureau full-time (More than 3 years)

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    My work has a major impact on society, people are passionate about what they do, benefits are great

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    Budget problems mean "doing more with less," high stress, government bureaucracy means people who work hard are passed over for promotions, while people who have been there longer advance.

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US Census Bureau Photos

US Census Bureau photo of: Census Bureau HQ The new Census Headquarters building. Exit towards metro station. (Photo thanks to Flickr user attjen All rights reserved.)
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US Census Bureau photo of: Census Bureau HQ The new Census Headquarters building. Interior shot. (Photo thanks to Flickr user attjen All rights reserved.)
US Census Bureau photo of: The new Census Headquarters building (full view). This is the entrance closest to the Metro stop (Photo thanks to Flickr user attjen All rights reserved.)
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US Census Bureau Interviews

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    Not too bad the process was straight forward. The long background checks make it hard to give proper two weeks. Date slip alot

    If u get calldd you...youre almost good to go.

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US Census Bureau Awards & Accolades

  • Best Employers for Latinos to Work For in the East, Latinos For Hire, 2012
  • Best Employers for Latinos to Work for, Latinos for Hire, 2008

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