Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Survey Supervisor Position at WSU

Posted: 5/19/2020 (Employment)

Come live on the beautiful Palouse! WSU’s Social and Economic Sciences Research Center (SESRC) is seeking applicants for a Survey Supervisor Position.  The Survey Supervisor for the SESRC will supervise support staff involved in the performance of duties associated with a highly specialized data collection program for the Public Opinion Laboratory (POL). They will develop and deliver basic and specialized project trainings, Voxco Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing (CATI) trainings for effective program delivery. They will act as liaison between the staff and management for 50-60 survey projects each year. They also interact with those outside of the organization being interviewed. With delegated authority, interview and recommend selection of applicants, train new employees, assign and schedule work, act upon leave requests, conduct monitoring of actual interviews, performance evaluations and recommend disciplinary action. As part of a team, they devise and implement new procedures and coordinate, schedule and monitor program activities to determine consistency with project goals. Evening and weekend shifts required, as well as travel for field work as needed.

 This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent AND three years of applicable experience in the program specialty OR equivalent education/experience. 

 To apply, visit:  Inquiries may be sent to Nathan Palmer at 509-335-1736 or

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Deadline: 05/28/2020

Location: Washington State University Social and Economic Sciences Research Center