Job Description (Interviewer)

Summary

Conducts data gathering activities utilizing various methodologies and technologies to obtain statistical information as required by the Statistics Act; organizes and completes own work assignments as per instructions; prepares reports and completes administrative forms covering own activity; performs quality control procedures on own work to facilitate data capture and to ensure the timely receipt of materials in regional offices; utilizes a variety of equipment and materials associated with the gathering of survey information; develops and maintains productive and harmonious relations with respondents (households, individuals, businesses, institutions, agriculture operators) of assigned surveys; and performs other duties prescribed by the employer.

Additional Information

Conducts data collection activities from an office, own home or respondent's home or place of business. The data collection is conducted utilizing various methodologies and technologies, such as physical observation, telephone interviewing, personal visit interviewing, transcription, computer terminal, mail or any combination thereof. The interviewer must ensure that data collection materials, including laptop computers and paper documents, are kept physically secure at all times and that confidentiality is maintained.