5000 Census Jobs at CSO

The Central Statistics Office will be running the Irish Census in April 2022 – and will be looking for hundreds of temporary workers .

The Census date will be April  3rd 2022




Census Jobs : Field Supervisors.

(466 posts available countrywide)

Applications open 26th August 2021
Applications are accepted online only through the CSO website
Fixed term contract from 4 January – 20 May 2022
Based from home

Census Field Supervisors will be supervising the enumerators. You will need :

  • Proven experience of staff management
  • Experience of training staff
  • The ability to organise, motivate, assist and monitor performance of a team of enumerators
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer literacy – ( Microsoft packages and mobile applications)


Census Enumerator Vacancies

Position: Census Enumerator (5,100 posts available countrywide)
Applications open 25 November 2021
Applications accepted online only through the CSO website
Fixed term contract from 28 February 2022 – 6 May 2022
Work from home
Flexible hours


The job of enumerator will require you to distribute the census forms to homes in advance of the census day and then return to collect them once the census has taken place.
You’ll also be required to answer questions that people might have. Successful candidates should be available to work at different times of day and also at weekends in order to ensure that all forms are distributed and collected in person.

Hours and Pay

Remuneration will be on a fee / allowance basis. Enumerators can expect to typically earn €2,400 on average, for their work during this 10 week period, made up as follow

You can see more about the  Census Jobs Here