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Pearson Test Administrators - multiple locations Australia in Melbourne, Australia

Test Administrators - multiple locations Australia


Our Organisation

Pearson VUE ( 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 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). Pearson VUE offers a great environment to start or grow your career and we are now hiring for a casual Test Administrator to join our team in remote office, or such other location as may be directed from time to time.

Your Opportunity

The Test Administrator position is responsible for providing a secure exam delivery and superior customer service in a comfortable friendly environment. The appointed individual will perform the administration and invigilation of exams; this includes understanding, implementing and taking ownership of all aspects of the operational policies and procedures of all examination processes. In this position, you will be required to:

  • Provide a high level of customer service and ensure candidate needs are met with understanding and respect

  • Comply with all testing procedures and strictly adhere to company policies using careful judgment

  • Prepare for candidate(s), including those that may have special needs

  • Periodically download and review scheduled exams

  • Check in testing candidates, verify identification, and respond to candidate queries

  • Ensure the integrity and security of the tests are maintained

  • Proctor / invigilate candidates while they are testing

  • Troubleshoot with internal departments to resolve issues

  • Create a record of any incidents that arise

  • Undertake all accreditations and skills checks as required by the business

  • Experience in a customer facing role

  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal,

  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team

  • Must enjoy working with people, be comfortable in a quiet environment,

  • Must have effective time management skills, and be able to work effectively under pressure

  • Strong attention to detail and organisational skills are required

  • Must be Pearson VUE certified for a Testing Administrator and pass a re-certification annually to ensure that skills are kept current

  • PC literate, comfort with the use of Microsoft Office and Windows applications

Working Requirements

Our ideal candidate demonstrates teamwork, with the availability to work a variety of shifts any day Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8am and 5.30pm. You should be open to flexible scheduling.

This is strictly acasual position and will remain as such, approximately 10-20 hours per week with an expectation to work more hours if needed. Schedules will be available at least 2 weeks in advance.

Please complete and submit your application as soon as possible as interviews are being scheduled now.

Wishing you the very best of success with your application!



Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Job: Testing Center

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Aug 9, 2019

Job Unposting: Aug 31, 2019

Schedule: Part-time Regular

Req ID: 1910370

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.