The Children’s Museum of Houston is looking for reliable, detail-oriented data collectors. This is a temporary paid, part-time project position. Scheduling is flexible and workload is dependent on evaluation needs that fluctuate throughout the year. We are seeking individuals interested in gaining experience conducting research and evaluation. Individuals will interact with the public and should be comfortable approaching visitors, asking questions and probing for open-ended questions. Prior data collection experience (e.g., surveys or interviews) and/or working with the public is preferred. Bilingual (Spanish/English) skills are a plus. Responsibilities include administering surveys and entering survey data online.
Data collection will begin in March 2015 and will occurr during peak attendance times. Data collection shifts are two to four hours daily. Data entry can be done remotely at any time. Scheduling is flexible around your availability. Must be available to work weekends and/or Thursday evenings. Must have a personal computer with secure internet access.
If you are interested, please send your resume along with pertinent contact information to Shannon Bishop via email.
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Tuesday - Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
Sunday: Noon - 6 pm
Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 pm