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U. S. Census to hold Hiring Events at Hawkins County Libraries

Hawkins County Library System is partnering with the U.S. Census Bureau to jump start the hiring of 2020 Census workers. A Census recruiter will be at the libraries to assist in the application process. See below for more details. Check dates & times on our Events page.

Hiring Event Location, Days, & Times

H.B. Stamps (Rogersville) – January 28th 5-8pm, January 30th 6-8pm
Church HillJanuary 28th 11am-2pm
Surgoinsville Fridays 4-6 PM

  • The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring temporary workers in Hawkins County for the 2020 Census.
  • Jobs will start after January 1st.
  • The pay starts at $13.50 per hour, plus 58 cents per mile.
  • Very flexible hours, perfect for students, retirees, at-home parents, or those wanting extra income.
  • You may work between 20-40 hours per week, on a schedule of your choosing. Your schedule can change from week to week, allowing for your other job or family responsibilities.
  • A Census recruiter will be available at Hawkins County Library locations to answer questions and help with the application process on the following schedule through the month of December (except for Dec. 24, when all libraries will be closed). See our Events page for dates.
  • Veterans encouraged to apply- please bring a copy of your DD-214.

December is ‘Learn a Foreign Language’ Month.

All residents of Hawkins County Tennessee have access to free online learning to learn other languages through the T.E.L. Transparent Language Online resource. Keep reading for more information or click here to register today.

Transparent Language Online —

  • Builds all four core skills of a language: listening, speaking, reading, and writing
  • 100+ languages to choose from. Check out the entire list: Transparent Language Online Available Languages
  • English lessons for speakers of over 25 different languages
  • KidSpeak has kid-friendly lessons and interface in 6 languages
  • Mobile apps are available
  • Save progress on lessons completed

First time users must register for a free account to use Transparent Language Online.

  • Click the SIGN UP tab. 
  • Enter the required information (username and password). Email is optional but will allow for password resets. Please save your user and password as they will be required each time you log on to Transparent Language Online.
  • Click CREATE ACCOUNT.