Pearson Test Administrator - Halifax, Nova Scotia in Halifax, Nova Scotia
Test Administrator - Halifax, Nova Scotia
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 part-time Test Administrator for our Halifax location. Starting pay is $13.25 an hour.
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. The test center is open approximately 2 Saturdays per month.
This is strictly a part-time position and will remain as such, 10-15 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 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 also escort candidates to and from testing room. Must be able to bend, stoop and lift up to 20 lbs.
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
Primary Location: CA-NS-Halifax
Work Locations: CA-Halifax-6960 Munford 6960 Mumford Road Suite 220 Halifax B3L 4P1
Job: Testing Center
Organization: North America
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Sep 11, 2017
Req ID: 1713366