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Temp salaries generally start at $10.65 per hour for this type of position.
Conduct telephone interviews for research studies or data collection projects, usually from a work station in a Computer-Assisted Telephone Interviewing (CATI) facility. Work on an as needed basis, often in the evenings.
Required Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Position requires a clear voice, pleasant telephone manner and ability to fluently read an interview script aloud from a computer screen. Ability to follow instructions, implement interviewing guidelines and complete job tasks despite some background noise, and accurately record interview responses. Familiarity with computers required.
Internal Number: 353_53171
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