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Assessment & Qualifications Invigilator - Test Center (Mohali) (Fixed-term, Part-time) in Chandigarh, India

PEARSON JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: Test Center Administrator Fixed Term Part-Time (6 Months) LOCATION: India

DEPARTMENT: PPC Operations REPORTS TO (Title): Test Center Manager

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 centres 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/ Invigilator to join our team based in Mohali.

Summary: The Test Administrator is responsible for administrating all aspects of the testing operations in assigned test center of Pearson Professional Centers by providing high quality on-site service in accordance with strict operational policies and procedures of the examination processes. Open to work in flexible hours between Monday to Sunday (weekend working).

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Detail Oriented

  • Communication Skills

  • Problem Solving

  • Organizing Skills

  • Customer Focus

  • Ethics and Value

SCOPE AND IMPACT OF JOB

Working on site with other Test Administrators, the Test Administrator serves candidates directly with appropriate implementing of operational policies and examination procedures.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

Education and Experience:

  • 6 months of customer service experience

  • Exposure in a testing environment strongly preferred

  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Windows applications required

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:

  • Customer service skills required

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to communication both technical and functional

  • Ability to work independently

  • Effective time management skills

  • Ability to handle a reasonable amount of stress

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Problem solving skills

  • Alertness and courage

  • Ethics and trust

  • Knowledge in operating a computer, fax, and other office equipment

Other (license/certification):

  • Annual Pearson Professional Centers certification for Test Administrator required

  • Must pass re-certification annually

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Operational Administration

  • Assure equipment is operational and test stations are free of extraneous materials

  • Review transmissions logs (uploading of current day’s test results & daily downloading of examinations and site schedule) from software that automatically connects to hub system periodically

  • Communicate and work with VSS technical support to investigate and fix technical issues

  • Test Center cleaning if applicable

2. Customer Service

  • Review test roster and prepare accordingly for candidates including special accommodation preparation

  • Check in candidates and verify identifications

  • Explain the test process briefly

  • Help candidates to place all personal belongings in a personal locker

  • Escort examinee to assigned test station

  • Help the examinee begin the tutorial/test

  • Answer any questions before the timed portion of the test begins

  • Monitor examinees

  • Record and report all problems or discrepancies in a timely and efficient manner that arise in connection with an exam, a candidate or the testing center itself

  • Print the test results after the candidate completes the test

3. Quality Assurance and Continuous Improvement

  • Ensure the adherence to the Pearson Professional Center quality and security measures

  • Recognize and identify potential areas where existing policies and procedures require change or where new ones need to be developed and shared

WORK ENVIRONMENT AND CONDITIONS

Physical requirements:

  • Be comfortable to work in a quiet testing environment

  • Be flexible in work hours

Work Timings/Schedule Requirements

Work in a variety of shifts an any day - Monday through Sunday - between the hours of 7:00 am and 11:00 pm. Candidate must be open to flexible scheduling. This is strictly a part-time position work from office and will remain as such, 20:00 hours per week, with an expectation to work more hours if needed. Schedules are available at least 2 weeks in advance.

Pay

You will be paid be paid INR 250 per hour + INR 200 daily allowance.

What to expect from Pearson

Did you know Pearson is one of the 10 most innovative education companies of 2022?

At Pearson, we add life to a lifetime of learning so everyone can realize the life they imagine. We do this by creating vibrant and enriching learning experiences designed for real-life impact. We are on a journey to be 100 percent digital to meet the changing needs of the global population by developing a new strategy with ambitious targets. To deliver on our strategic vision, we have five business divisions that are the foundation for the long-term growth of the company: Assessment & Qualifications, Virtual Learning, English Language Learning, Workforce Skills and Higher Education. Alongside these, we have our corporate divisions: Digital & Technology, Finance, Global Corporate Marketing & Communications, Human Resources, Legal, Strategy and Direct to Consumer. Learn more at We are Pearson.

We value the power of an inclusive culture and also a strong sense of belonging. We promote a culture where differences are embraced, opportunities are accessible, consideration and respect are the norm and all individuals are supported in reaching their full potential. Through our talent, we believe that diversity, equity and inclusion make us a more innovative and vibrant place to work. People are at the center, and we are committed to building a workplace where talent can learn, grow and thrive.

Pearson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of E-Verify. We want a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. All employment decisions are based on qualifications, merit and business need. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other group protected by law. We strive for a workforce that reflects the diversity of our communities.

To learn more about Pearson’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, navigate to: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Pearson.

If you are an individual with a disability and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career site as a result of your disability, you may request reasonable accommodations by emailing TalentExperienceGlobalTeam@grp.pearson.com.

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Job: CONTINGENT WORKER

Organization: Assessment & Qualifications

Schedule: PART_TIME

Workplace Type:

Req ID: 15005

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