Friday, October 30, 2009

ASU Faculty / Academic Professional ANNOUNCEMENT OF VACANCY

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Conduct interviews of low-income Mexican-American mothers of newborn infants. Speak, read and interpret instructions, questions and responses in both Spanish and English. Gather social, biological and psychological information from new mothers. Organize data and provide feedback to project staff. Maintain confidentiality and security of data. Use computer. Travel locally using reliable transportation. Lift and carry up to 15 lbs.

QUALIFICATIONS
REQUIRED: Two years of experience in, interviewing, public relations, sales, and school or community programs. Effective communications skills. Evidence of strong organizational skills. Evidence of bilingual Spanish/English written and verbal communication skills. Experience using desktop or laptop computer. Must be able to work morning hours on both weekdays and weekends.

DESIRED Bachelor’s degree in social Science or related field. Previous interviewing experience. Demonstrated ability to initiate contact and develop rapport with general public.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 18, 2009 or if not filled, every week thereafter until search is closed.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE TO APPLY: Mail or fax cover letter, resume and name, address, telephone numbers of 3 professional references to Monica Gutierrez, Arizona State University, Psychology Department, P.O. Box 871104, Tempe, AZ 85287-1104. Materials may also be emailed in 1 document to moni.gutierrez@asu.edu.

GENERAL INFORMATION
Most interviews for this project will be done in Spanish. Part-time cyclical work. Paid for all work, including travel time and mileage (if driving and using personal vehicle). Will include local travel. Will work evening and weekend hours, approximately 15-19 hours per/wk. Pay is $15.00 per hour. Interviewers must have the ability to maintain security and confidentiality of data. Ability to read and interpret documents such as procedures manuals and work instructions. Other related duties as assigned. This is position is considered safety/security sensitive and will include a background and fingerprint check prior to employment.

Arizona State University
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

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