LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The United States Census is hiring field survey technicians in the Southland to assist in compiling the American Housing Survey.

Positions pay from $17.29 to $25.05 per hour depending on the work involved. Field areas cover Los Angeles and Orange counties, with some work focused in the San Fernando and San Gabriel valleys.

Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m., Nov. 16. Links to job postings and more information — including application form BC-170A and an assessment questionnaire — can be found at www.census.gov/regions/los_