Interviewer I (hourly-intermittent, on-call) (up to 15 positions) (posting extended to 1/31/18)

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Interviewer I (hourly-intermittent, on-call) (up to 15 positions) (posting extended to 1/31/18)
Classification Title Administrative Support Assistant I
Job Summary

The Interviewer I is to conduct health related surveys over the telephone with adult and/or minor residents of California, in English and/or Spanish, for the Public Health Survey Research Program (PHSRP). The Interviewer I must be knowledgeable about the assigned survey questions and interview script and follow all survey protocols in accordance with training. The Interviewer I obtains survey data by entering respondent information into a computer and correctly assigning disposition codes to each telephone call outcome in accordance with training. The purpose of this job is to collect confidential quality data for numerous state and federal public health agencies. 

FLSA Hourly/Int - This position may be eligible for health benefits, and is non-exempt, (eligible for overtime compensation) according to FLSA. Employees who are determined to be eligible for health benefits will be notified by the Benefits Office.
Classification Salary Range

$12.60-20.22 hourly

Hiring Range $12.60/hr - $13.23/hr
Salary Grade/Range 1
Step N/A
Is this position Hourly or Intermittent? Yes
Regular or Temporary Temp
Full Time or Part Time Hourly Intermittent
Pay Plan 12
Work Hours Hours are variable, with approx. 20-40 hours/week, and include evenings and weekends.
Department Information

Public Health Survey Research Program (

Minimum Qualifications

Entry to this classification requires fundamental written and oral communication skills, including a sound foundation in English grammar, spelling, and punctuation; an ability to understand standard office procedures; an ability to operate standard office equipment; an ability to learn office technology systems; an ability to perform basic mathematical calculations; and typing and keyboard skills.

These entry qualifications would normally be obtained through completion of a high school program or its equivalent and some experience in an office environment.

Required Qualifications

1. Ability to use standard office equipment
2. Ability to communicate verbally in a clear and polite manner, including in-person and telephone
3. Ability to perform data entry
4. Ability to respond to routine questions
5. Ability to follow instructions and procedures

Preferred Qualifications

6. Bilingual in Spanish (ability to speak, read and write)
7. Experience with Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI) software and processes

Physical Demands
Required Licenses/Certifications
Is Background Check Required Yes
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A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with California State University, Sacramento. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current California State University, Sacramento employees who apply for the position.

Eligibility Verification

Candidate will be required to provide official transcripts of their highest degree earned and must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S..

Hiring Preference Eligible on-campus applicants in California State University Employees Union (CSUEU) Bargaining Units 2, 5, 7, and 9 will be given first consideration in the recruitment.
Conflict of Interest


California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act

The person holding this position is considered a “mandated reporter” under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in the California State University Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS0184P
Number of Vacancies up to 15
Open Date 11/22/2017
Close Date 01/31/2018
Open Until Filled No
First Priority Review Date 12/06/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting extended to 1/31/18. Cover letter, resume, and 3 references required. Applicants identified as bilingual Spanish/English will be tested at interview. This position is funded by non-reoccurring grants, contracts, or special projects with beginning and end dates and is therefore not eligible for permanent status per CSUEU MOU Article 9.50(d).

For questions regarding this search, contact:

Contact Name Employment Services
Contact Phone 916-278-6326
Contact Email

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * These entry qualifications would normally be obtained through completion of a high school program or its equivalent and some experience in an office environment. Do you meet these entry qualifications?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents