At Home Vietnamese/English Telephone Data Collectors

Employer
Location
US - Home-based telephone work
Posted
Feb 10, 2017
Closes
Apr 07, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Research
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking Vietnamese/English bilingual at-home telephone data collectors to conduct phone interviews on a variety of subjects, such as education, the environment and transportation.

Candidates must be able to work 20-40 hours per week, during the following times: evenings (6pm-9pm ET), late evenings (9pm-12am ET) and weekends (Sat. 10am-6pm ET, Sun. 2pm - 10pm ET) must be able to work evenings and at least one weekend shift per week.

Candidates must:
- be 18 or older
- able to work in both Vietnamese and English
- Meet the following at Home Equipment at the time of application:
- Land line phone service
- Not permitted: 
   *Cell phones
    *Satellite internet/phone service - such as Dish Network
- Features (e.g. call waiting, voice mail, call forwarding, etc.) must be disabled during work hours
- Long distance service is NOT required
- a wired high speed internet connection (cable, DSL or fiber optic only) with a minimum of 10 mbps download and upload speeds
- Connection must be hard-wired with Ethernet cable connection during working hours.  Use of wireless routers, WIFI, not permitted
- A corded telephone with a hands-free corded headset (cordless phones and Bluetooth headsets are not permitted).
- A reliable Windows-based (Windows 7 or later) PC computer, and ability to upgrade as security and operational requirements change.
- Anti-virus and anti-spyware software installed with current and updated virus definitions
- Internet Explorer (IE) installed - most current non-beta version 
- up-to-date Shockwave and Acrobat Reader software installed (can be downloaded for free)
- regular in-home access to a printer
- a web cam with video and audio functionality that can be connected to your work computer (ability to set up a Skype account and install appropriate software for home work environment verifications)
- a quiet private and secure work space to conduct interviews (does not have to be a dedicated office, but work environment must be quiet and secure during work hours, including training)
 

 Any offer of employment may be contingent upon receipt of acceptable results from a post-offer background screening, if required for the position, based on the specific position which may include, for example, identity verification, employment history, or criminal records history.

Westat is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other classification protected by Federal, state, or local law.