Job Overview


The Census Bureau produces quality data that help Americans better understand our country - its population, resources, economy, society and culture. We offer competitive salaries, flexible hours and work arrangements, developmental opportunities, recognition, a variety of benefits and health insurance plans, and a host of other employment incentives. If working in an environment that values your individuality and diversity and allows you to innovate, engage in problem solving, and achieve your professional goals appeals to you, then the Census Bureau is the place for you.  Come join the Census Team and be responsible for contributing to the fabric of our nation - where everyone counts


This announcement will be used to establish a standing inventory of applicants ready to be considered for the Statistician 11/12 level position. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for vacancies as positions become available with the various offices at the Census Bureau. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for vacancies until selected or their eligibility expires. For information concerning the period of eligibility, please see the "What To Expect Next" section of this announcement.


The selectee(s) will serve as a Statistician, GS-1530-11/12. Job duties will include:

  • initiate investigations based on observations in program assignment areas;
  • select and modify statistical techniques and methods to produce accurate and timely data;
  • analyze findings, evaluate statistical limitations of data, and specifies the range of logical possible explanations;
  • prepare documentation of procedures, findings, and problems encountered with recommendations;
  • plan procedures for collecting and tabulating data, reccomends new or improved methods and present findings;
  • other duties as assigned

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
  • Additional Duty Location Info

    Many vacancies in the following locations

    • Los Angeles, CA
    • Denver, CO
    • Atlanta, GA
    • Chicago, IL
    • Jeffersonville, IN
    • Suitland, MD
    • New York, NY
    • Philadelphia, PA