Citizens interested in working for the Census Bureau are invited to attend a job fair from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 31 at the University of Missouri Student Center, 901 Rollins St., in Columbia.

According to a news release from the bureau, applicants must be U.S. citizens, 18 years or older, have a social security number and pass a background check. Applications can be completed online at the job fair.

Rep. Kip Kendrick, D-Columbia, as well as 2020 census staff will be on hand to answer questions about the application process, training and pay rates.