Pearson Temporary Test Administrator in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Temporary Test Administrator
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 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).
We believe in equal opportunity and employ people solely on the basis of their skills and abilities.
Pearson VUE is seeking a Temporary Part-time Test Administrator for Charlottetown. Starting pay is $13.25 per hour.
Temporary Test Centers (TTC’s) are a mobile exam delivery solution to deliver client exams in compliance with contractual requirements and in locations that are not owned by the company. These centers are designed for short term, limited exam delivery, utilizing available office space. Testing will occur at these centers during the months of February, June and October.
Testing Dates: June 19 - 27, 2018. Must be available for face to face training on June 17th and complete a paid, online certification training prior to testing event.
Testing will also occur in October and February - ideally would like candidates who are interested in working future events. Be advised that employment is contingent on successfully completing a background check.
The Test Administrator position is responsible for providing a secure exam delivery and superior customer service in a comfortable friendly environment.
Understands and complies with all testing procedures.
Checks in examinees, verifies identification, and explains the exam process.
Monitors examinees while testing.
Maintains a secure testing environment.
Communicates with internal departments to investigate and fix technical issues.
Strictly adheres to company policies using careful judgment.
Light housekeeping duties such as sanitizing keyboards etc.
Other duties as assigned.
Our ideal candidate demonstrates teamwork, with availability to work a variety of shifts any day - Monday through Saturday - between the hours of 7:15am and 8pm. Candidate must be open to flexible scheduling.
This is strictly a temporary part-time position and will remain as such, 10-19 hours, with an expectation to work more hours if needed.
Schedules are available at least 2 weeks in advance.
High school diploma or equivalent is required
Minimum of 1 year customer service experience is preferred
Experience proctoring or invigilating exams is highly preferred
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 also escort candidates to and from testing room. Must be able to bend, stoop and lift up to 20 lbs with reasonable accommodation.
Must be comfortable in a quiet testing environment, hear soft voices and see details from a distance.
Primary Location: CA-PE-Charlottetown
Job: Testing Center
Organization: Assessments VUE
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Feb 12, 2018
Job Unposting: Ongoing
Schedule: Part-time Temporary
Req ID: 1802436