You are now leaving this website and being directed to the specific California government resource or website that you have requested. CalHR accepts no responsibility for the content or accessibility of external websites or external documents linked to on this website.
Under direction, on an intermittent or irregular time basis, to supervise a team of survey interviewers engaged in obtaining prescribed information by personal interview or numerical count; to perform the more difficult types of interviewing; and to do other related work.
Supervises and trains a team of survey interviewers in gathering survey data in the field or by telephone; obtains data by making house-to-house or person-to-person canvass or by taking numerical count; performs the more difficult interviews such as those with uncooperative or uncommunicative subjects or those requiring interviewing in depth; plans and directs the mailing of questionnaires and survey forms; verifies survey data on a spot check basis; reviews and codes survey information; completes questionnaires and survey forms; assists in compiling data; prepares reports.
Six months of experience in survey interviewing.
Two years of college education including a course in statistics.
Knowledge of and Ability to: Read and write English at a level required for successful job performance; instruct others in the methods of gathering and compiling survey data; interview and secure information; plan and direct work assignments over a wide area; read maps and plans; become quickly oriented in new geographic settings; apply elementary statistical techniques and make arithmetic computations; write neatly and legibly; prepare clear, accurate reports, walk long distances; edge of department's Affirmative Action Program objectives; a manager's role in the Affirmative Action Program and the processes available to meet affirmative action objectives; ability to effectively contribute to the department's affirmative action objectives.
Willingness to work irregular hours, walk long distances, and travel throughout the State; impartiality, tact, pleasing personality, and neat personal appearance.
Education equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade. Completion of a course in statistics.