Student Interviewer

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Student Interviewer
Department Public Opinion Research Lab
Position Number 966100
Requisition Number 060451
Position Type Student Assistant
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Time-limited through
Hours 1-20 bi-weekly
Hourly Rate $10.00
Job Summary/Responsibilities

If interested in this job, in addition to applying online, contact after completing application to be considered for position. State your current GPA, where you found out about the position (who referred you, etc.), and if you speak any other languages.

The Interviewer position at the Public Opinion Research Laboratory is a temporary part-time position (with varying afternoon and evening hours) that will conduct a wide variety of telephone interviews to obtain critical research data. Occasional weekend work will be required. The Lab works on a project-by-project basis, meaning this will be a temporary position. During projects the lab operates 7 days per week, Saturday through Friday. Consequently, interviewers will have the opportunity to create a flexible work schedule. Work location will be in a call center on the campus of the University of North Florida, Social Sciences Building 51, Room 2222. Job Responsibilities Include:

Interview survey participants by telephone for a variety of projects

Communicate to participants the importance of the survey and why their participation is valuable

Follow a scripted questionnaire verbatim to collect research data

Enter responses accurately into a computer system while speaking with participants

Required Qualifications

Effective telephone interviewing etiquette, inflection and communication skills

Establish and maintain positive working relationships with supervisors and co-workers

Perform data entry tasks while speaking on the phone

3.0 GPA

Preferred Qualifications

Fluent Spanish speakers are encouraged to apply, as well as fluent English speakers

Statement(s) of Understanding
Statement(s) of Understanding Definition

The University of North Florida (UNF) is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. The University of North Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not commit or permit discrimination or harassment on the basis of genetic information, race, color, religion, age, sex, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, or veteran status in any educational, employment, social, recreational program or activity that it offers. In addition, UNF will not commit or permit retaliation against an individual who complains of discrimination or harassment or an individual who cooperates in an investigation of an alleged violation of University Regulation.


UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University’s collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF’s mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.

Posting Detail Information

Anticipated Start Date
Job Posting Date 12/18/2017
Application Review Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Point of Contact Information Mark Cooper 904-620-2784
Hiring Official Andrew Hopkins
Location if not Jacksonville
Special Instructions

Applicants must complete an online application at in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online will not be considered for this position. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Mark Cooper at (904) 620-2784, or


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