The ABS is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for its workers and to make every effort, where reasonably practicable, to eliminate or minimise risks associated with ABS operations, including risks relating to COVID-19. This commitment includes Field Staff engaged for the Census, who will have face-to-face interactions with the public as part of their role. The ABS will continue to monitor the rapidly changing COVID-19 environment and will adjust our operations as needed to ensure the safety of the community and our staff. We strongly encourage potential candidates to consider the job description, and the inherent duties of the role and whether they may suit their individual circumstances and health when deciding to apply for Field Staff roles.

Field Officer

Only accepting applications from the Northern Territory at this time

(Contract/Temp)
Work locations available in the Northern Territory.
$25.41/hr (inc 25% loading) + Superannuation
Contract dates between 13 July 2021 and 1 October 2021 

Training provided / no experience necessary. Ideal candidates would have a good understanding of their local community and an ability to flexibly plan their workload within allocated weekly hours. The main responsibility of these roles is to make contact with households when dropping off or collecting Census forms and to encourage online participation. Australian Citizens preferred.

How to apply

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Reasonable Adjustment

The ABS is committed to having an accessible and inclusive workplace.
Adecco will facilitate requests for reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process. Candidates will have the opportunity to request reasonable adjustment to assist with the application process and other selection process activities (if required).

Requests should be directed to the Adecco Census Recruitment Team.

For the above or any other query, please contact the Adecco Census Recruitment Team on
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Phone :   1300 233 445

Census Data Operations Centre- Canberra, ACT

The Census Data Operations Centre (DOC) is responsible for processing and coding responses from all digital and paper forms quickly and accurately. Coding is the process of assigning a code from a pre-determined statistical classification or code list to a piece of input information for the purpose of producing statistics. It is governed by guiding principles and processes to ensure correct and accurate information is captured. Coding is undertaken by both automated processes and by clerical staff using computer programs.

Data Entry Officer (APS1). READ MORE AND APPLY NOW
$27.66 per hour (including 20% loading) + 15.4% Superannuation