Pearson Test Center Administrator - Pittsburgh PA (East) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Test Center Administrator - Pittsburgh PA (East)


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, we are now hiring for a Temporary Part-Time Test Administrator to join our team based in Pittsburgh (East) Pennsylvania.

Please note: This is a temporary position that will go through the end of November 2018.

Starting pay is $10.51 per hour


The Test Administrator position is responsible for providing a secure exam delivery and superior customer service in a comfortable friendly environment. In this position, you will be required to:

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

  • Check in testing candidates, verify identification, and explain the exam process

  • Proctor / invigilate candidates while testing

  • Troubleshoot with internal departments to fix technical issues

  • Complete light housekeeping duties such as vacuuming and sanitizing keyboards after each candidate has finished their examination


Our ideal candidate demonstrates teamwork, with availability to work a variety of shifts any day - Monday through Saturday - between the hours of7:20 am and 10:05 pm. Candidate must be open to flexible scheduling. 2-3 Saturday's per month.

This is strictly a part-time position and will remain as such, 10 - 25 hours per week, with an expectation to work more hours if needed.

Schedules are available at least 2 weeks in advance.



  • Minimum of 1 year customer service experience 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).

  • Ability to lift up to 20 lbs. on occasion. 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 & lift from a stooped position.

  • Must be comfortable in a quiet testing environment and hear spoken words in soft voices.

  • Must be able to see small details at a distance. Ability to 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-PA-Pittsburgh

Job: Testing Center

Organization: Assessments VUE

Employee Status: Fixed Term

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Mar 9, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Part-time Temporary

Req ID: 1803382