LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The census only comes around once every decade and the count is very important in deciding how federal funds will be used in Nevada.
The process of counting people in the valley could also be an opportunity to earn some extra money.
The Census Bureau is hiring people to join their team. They're offering several temporary positions, including census takers and the pay starts off at $18 an hour.
If you are interested in applying or learning more, you can apply in person at JobConnect in North Las Vegas and JobConnect in Henderson.
They will be hosting job fairs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.
For more information about jobs, click here.
JobConnect in North Las Vegas is located on 2827 North Las Vegas Boulevard. JobConnect in Henderson is located 4500 E Sunset Road #40.