Government of the Federated States of Micronesia

Job Announcement for FSM Labor Force Survey, Household Income and Expenditures Survey Pretest Enumerators

PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Service): September, 1997 - The FSM Secretary of the Department of Resources and Development is preparing to conduct two FSM-wide surveys on labor force in the FSM and on household income and expenditures and a pretest is underway.

To conduct these surveys, the FSM Office of Administrative Services have been requested in a September 2, 1997, memorandum to help recruit 40 Enumerators: 18 for Chuuk; 14 for Pohnpei; five for Yap and three for Kosrae. The closing date for filing applications is September 12, 1997.

Applicants must have at least a high school diploma, and must be able to speak, understand and write English. Experience in census or survey work is preferred.

Enumerators must attend training; follow instructions provided by supervisors; identify selected household for the survey and conduct interview and complete questionaires, diaries, and forms. Report daily progress on work and consult with supervisor on problems. Complete all assignments and turn in to Supervisors.

For further information on this release, please contact:

FSM Office of the President
Public Information: Press, Radio, Video
P.O Box 34
Palikir Station, Pohnpei, FM 96941
Tel.: (691) 320-2548/2092
Fax.: (691) 320-4356