Pearson Test Administrator - Albany, NY in Albany, New York

Test Administrator - Albany, NY

Description

Pearson VUE (www.pearsonvue.com) is the global leader in computer-based testing for information technology, academic, government and professional testing programs around the world. Pearson VUE provides a full suite of services from test development to data management, and delivers exams through the world’s most comprehensive and secure network of test centers in more than 180 countries, where we validate the skills and knowledge of millions of individuals every year.

Pearson VUE offers a great environment to start or grow your career, we are now hiring for a Test Administrator to join our team based in Albany, N.Y.. Starting pay is $10.51 an hour.

Pearson VUE is a business of Pearson, the world's leading learning company with global-reach and market-leading businesses. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York stock exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO).

Responsibilities

The Test Administrator position is responsible forproviding a secure exam delivery and superior customer service in a comfortablefriendly environment.

Understands and complies with all testing procedures.

Checks in examinees, verifies identification, andexplains the exam process.

Monitors examinees while testing.

Maintains a secure testing environment.

Communicates with internal departments to investigate andfix technical issues.

Strictly adheres to company policies using carefuljudgment.

Light housekeeping duties such as vacuuming, sanitizingkeyboards, office trash, etc.

Other duties as assigned.

Schedule Requirements:

Our ideal candidate demonstrates flexibility and teamwork.

This is strictly a part-time position and will remain as such.

Ability to work 20-25 hours per week with an expectation to work more hours as needed.

Employees must be available to work various shifts between the hours of 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. various shifts as scheduled, any day Monday through Friday. Saturday hours are 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. about 2 Saturdays per month. Schedules are available at least 2 weeks in advance.

Starting Pay $10.51/hr.

Qualifications

Minimum of 1 year customer service experience is preferred.

High school diploma or equivalent is required.

Strong communication skills are a must.

Must be flexible in work hours and days.

Beginner to intermediate experience in Microsoft Office(Word, Excel and Outlook).

Must be able to sit for long periods of time and alsoescort candidates to and from testing room. Must be able to bend, stoop andlift up to 20 lbs.

Must be comfortable in a quiet testing environment andhear spoken words in soft voices.

Must be able to see small details at a distance. Abilityto see names clearly on ID cards and the computer screen.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-NY-Albany

Work Locations: US-NY-Albany-1365 Washington 1365 Washington Avenue Albany 12206

Job: Testing Center

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Fixed Term

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Apr 11, 2017