Testing Specialist (Part-Time)

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Job TitleTesting Specialist (Part-Time)Classification TitleDepartmentTesting CenterWork LocationMain CampusDuties

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Testing Services the Testing Specialist is responsible for assisting with the facilitation, implementation, coordination, and administration of the academic and college placement testing services provided by Testing Services. The Testing Specialist is dedicated to the learning college concepts by developing programs, services, and facilitating activities that promote student success, degree completion and lifelong learning.


Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s degree in liberal arts and sciences, business or a related field. In addition, the candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills and some familiarity with computerized testing software, and other pertinent educational computer software. A minimum one (1) to two (2) years of work experience in higher education, preferably in testing.


The Testing Specialist will assist with the coordination of academic and placement testing operations of Testing Services, which includes inputting and monitoring the application of placement test information on student academic record; assist in the coordination of all aspects of the Specialized Testing area and high-stakes testing in the center; lead proctors in the distribution and collection of class specific assessment tools for MVCC and other college and university students; monitor and measure the daily operations of the Placement Testing computer lab, which includes placement report accuracy, uploading of placement scores and technology functions by working closely with Information Technology; plus other duties as assigned.

Position StatusPart TimeHours

Monday-Thursday 2:30 pm to 7:30 pm;
Saturday 8:30 am to 1:30 pm

Minimum Starting Rate$19.83Hourly/SalaryHourlyReview of Applications Begins10/12/2020Posting NumberAP00286POpen Date10/05/2020Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Please apply online.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Chicago Tribune
    • HigherEdJobs
    • InsideHigherEd
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • MVCC Website/Posting
    • Employee of MVCC
    • Other
    • No Response
  2. * Are you a State Universities Retirement System (SURS) annuitant and currently receiving a monthly annuity?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a Bachelor’s degree in liberal arts and sciences, business or a related field?
    • YES
    • NO
  4. * Do you have at least 1-2 years of work experience in higher education?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have work experience administering standardized exams?
    • Yes
    • No
Documents Needed To ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Other Document




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Posted: 10/7/2020
Application Due: 1/5/2021
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