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RTI international Part Time Field Interviewer, Health Center Patient Survey - Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington

Part-time work paying $19.01 per hour plus $4.41 Health & Welfare benefit,a total of $23.42 per hour!RTI International is currently seeking Field Interviewers (FIs) to work on a government-sponsored research study, the Health Center Patient Survey (HCPS), which is sponsored by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The survey will be conducted with a national sample of patients who use health centers funded under Section 330 of the Public Health Service Act.All FIs work as employees of RTI's Data Collection Staff (DCS) segment. Position Description:This is a part-time position offering an average of 20-25 hours/week, which will vary depending on Health Center and respondent availability/schedule. FIs initially will be responsible for conducting interviews over the telephone or video. FIs may be asked to travel to assigned health centers and conduct in-person interviews with eligible respondents when it is safe to do so. The position will begin with a virtual training over Zoom in late June. Work is expected to continue through October 2021. Qualified candidates must be willing and able to work a variable schedule and commit to the full duration of the study.ResponsibilitiesServe as liaison between Health Center staff and RTI Project ManagersMeet performance expectations in areas of efficiency, quality, response rates, and schedule.Available to work a schedule of approximately 20 - 25 per week to conduct screenings/interviews.Available and willing to work a variable scheduleAvailable for entire training and data collection period.Maintain confidentiality at all times.Maintain a professional attitude at all times.Ask survey questions verbatim using computer-assisted personal interviewing.Document all activity and interaction with respondents as required.Use a project-provided laptop computer to transmit interview data, send and receive e-mail to/from project staff.Participate in a regular conference call with the FS and periodic group calls with other FIs.Obtain cooperation of survey respondents by effectively answering questions and addressing concernsCorrectly obtain informed consent and to conduct personal interviewsAccurately complete all project documents and reporting formsAdhere strictly to project deadlines for completing interviews, reporting progress, and returning materialsMaintain accurate, up-to-date records of progress in the fieldIf working in the field, must be willing to agree to any COVID-19-related protocols put in place by RTI. These could include, among others, wearing face coverings, gloves, taking temperatures daily, social distancing with survey respondents, and/or completing a health pledge. All safety supplies required for use on the project will be provided by RTI.QualificationsHigh school graduate Success directly or indirectly related to experience in field interviewing and/or phone interviewingSuccessful experience with field data collection activitiesDemonstrated ability to work with othersApplicants must be at least 21 years of age by the first date of employmentMust have a valid driver's license and reliable personal automobile available for business use or access to public transportation if assignment allows.Demonstrated ability to work with supervisor and complete assignments on scheduleEffective communication skills.Must have a telephone available for conducting interviews. FIs will not be reimbursed for phone charges.Must have access to wireless internet for transmissionsAbility to adapt to various social environments and areas.Must be fluent in Spanish.For bilingual Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Tagalog, and Vietnamese: Successfully complete all components of the RTI bilingual certificationprogramTraining Requirements Review a Field Interviewing manual and c