Interviewer I (ASA I) (Hourly Intermittent) (up to 4 positions)

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Work type: Staff
Location: Sacramento
Categories: Unit 7 - CSUEU - Clerical and Administrative Support Services, Administrative, Temporary, Part Time, On-site (work in-person at business location)

Working Title: Interviewer I (Hourly Intermittent)

Classification Title: Administrative Support Assistant I

Posting Details 

Priority Application Deadline: Sunday, November 5th @ 11:55pm PST (Posting will remain open until filled)

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.

Position 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 Population Research Center (PRC). 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-Intermittent - 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.  

Anticipated Hiring Range: $19.26 per hour - $21.19 per hour (hourly-intermittent)

CSU Classification Salary Range: $19.26 per hour - $23.64 per hour (hourly-intermittent)

Salary Grade/Range:  1

Recruitment Type: Temporary/Renewable

Time Base: Hourly-Intermittent 

Work Hours: Variable and on-call, generally within the following operating hours: M-Th 11:30-8, Su 10-6:30. Must have availability Sunday.  

Department Information 

The Population Research Center conducts policy impactful research in order to improve the quality of life and well-being of Californians. The Center provides clients with research services including project development, data collection, and data analysis.

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

Documents Needed to Apply

Resume and cover letter.

Failure to upload required documentation may result in disqualification.

Notes to Applicants:

These positions are funded by non-reoccurring grants, contracts, or special projects with beginning and end dates and are therefore not eligible for permanent status per CSUEU MOU Article 9.49(d).

Applicants identified as bilingual Spanish/English will be tested at interview.

Positions are temporary and renewable. Reappointment is contingent on funding, work performance, and recommendation of supervisor.

About Sac State

Sacramento State is located in the heart of California’s capital city, five miles from State Capitol. The lush, 300-acre campus is situated along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas. Sacramento, also known as the “Farm-to-Fork Capital,” is one of the most ethnically diverse and livable cities in the country, with a population of half of a million. Sacramento State’s 31,000 students come not only from the Greater Sacramento Region, but also from across the state, country, and world. Our 1800 faculty and 1,500 staff are committed to meeting our mission: “As California’s capital university, we transform lives by preparing students for leadership, service, and success. Sacramento State will be a recognized leader in education, innovation, and engagement.” As the regional hub of higher education, Sac State is dedicated to student successdiversity, equity and inclusioncommunity engagementphilanthropy, and campus safety.  

As evidenced by the values embedded in our Hornet Honor Code, Sacramento State is committed to creating an inclusive environment where all faculty, staff, students, and guests are welcome and valued.  Our commitment is more than simply ensuring that our campus is free from bias and discrimination, but is one devoted to celebrating many diverse identities, life experiences, and perspectives that enrich our community, teaching and learning.  

To learn more about why you should join the Hornet Family, please visit the Why Sac State? page. 

Background Check Disclaimer  

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity  
California State University, Sacramento is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to the principle of diversity in all areas. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or disability. Sacramento State hires only those individuals who are lawfully authorized to accept employment in the United States. 

It is the policy of California State University, Sacramento to provide reasonable accommodations for qualified persons with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need a disability related reasonable accommodation as part of the application and/or interviewing process, visit . 

The University is committed to creating an education and working environment free from discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. For more information on mandatory training for new employees, visit . 

Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act and Campus Fire Safety Right-To-know Act Notification: 

Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the current Annual Security Report (ASR) is available for viewing at . 
The ASR contains the current security and safety-related policy statements, emergency preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and sexual assault prevention information, and drug and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains statistics of Clery Act crimes for Sacramento State for the last three (3) calendar years. Paper copies are available upon request at the Police Service Center located in the University Union.

COVID-19 Vaccine Certification Information:

Per the CSU COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, it is strongly recommended that all California State University, Sacramento employees who are accessing office and campus facilities follow COVID-19 vaccine recommendations adopted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) applicable to their age, medical condition, and other relevant indications.

Eligibility Verification  

Selected candidate must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the United States. California State University, Sacramento is not a sponsoring agency for staff and management positions (i.e. H-1-B Visa).

Note to Applicants:

Possession of the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview unless required by collective bargaining agreement.



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