Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities2018-03-06T16:49:06+00:00

Full-Time Positions:

  • None at this time

Part-Time Position Details:

Telephone Research Survey Interviewer

Great part-time TELEPHONE RESEARCH SURVEY INTERVIEWER positions available for $10.00 per hour with the Public Policy Research Institute, Texas A&M University.  Not required, but we pay more for Spanish/English bilingual speakers.

Conduct telephone surveys on a variety of topics.  Basic knowledge of computers and a good speaking voice is required to perform duties.  Requires the ability to multi-task, follow directions, and work cooperatively with others.  This is not a telemarketing position.  Minimum 15 hours/week, including 1 weeknight shift and 1 weekend shift.  Many day, night, and weekend shifts to choose from.  The work will be done in our office located near campus.

Students (TAMU, Blinn, SHSU, online, high school aged 16+) must apply in person at the PPRI Survey Lab located at 3833 S. Texas Avenue, Suite 130R, Bryan, Texas 77802.  You may fill out the application Mon – Fri 8am – 5pm.

Survey Lab Shift Supervisor

Work Days/​Times: various Mon-Fri 8am – 9pm, Sat 10am – 6:30pm, Sun 1pm – 9pm

Hours Per Week: 20

Wage/​Salary: $12.00/hour

Start date: Immediately

Job Description: This is a part time position coordinating and monitoring operations at a telephone survey lab, Providing oversight and serving as a resource for part time telephone interviewers conducting research surveys on a variety of subjects.

Answer multi-line phones, Answer respondent questions, Transfer calls, Assist with training and development of interviewers, act as a resource for telephone interviewers (regarding protocols, guidelines and general assistance), Monitor interviewers for quality control, Conduct telephone interviews, Record keeping duties (update spreadsheets and databases), General office clerical duties (filing, copying, shredding, faxing, data entry), Communicate regularly with Project Coordinator. Other duties as required.

Rate for qualified bilingual Spanish is $12.50

Qualifications: High School diploma plus 2 years of college course credit or any equivalent combination of training and experience. One year of experience conducting interviews/surveys or collecting data from participants. One year of experience in a supervisory role, leadership, or one that had progressive responsibilities. Basic knowledge of computers, e-mail, and internet operations required to perform duties. Requires the ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others.

Students (TAMU, Blinn, SHSU, online) must apply in person at the PPRI Survey Lab located at 3833 S. Texas Avenue, Suite 130R, Bryan, Texas 77802.  You may fill out the application Mon – Fri 8am – 5pm.

Questions?

For more information, please call 979-845-8800 or send an email to employment@ppri.tamu.edu.