Temp BRFSS Interviewer

Recruitment #220110-E17A-10


The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to leading Oklahoma to prosperity through health. Our mission is to protect and promote health, prevent disease and injury, and cultivate conditions by which Oklahomans can thrive. We value respect, collaboration, and service.

OSDH is seeking two part time BRFSS Interviewers providing support to the Center for Health Statistics. These are state employee positions 34001020&34001794 governed by the Civil Service Rules, located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The hourly salary for this position is up to $15.50, based on education and experience.

Position Summary:
This position collects data on personal behaviors that affect health by conducting telephone surveys (including but not limited to the Oklahoma Behavioral Risk factor Surveillance System (BRFSS).

Position Responsibilities/Essential Functions
•Conducts telephone interviews, 
•Monitors other interviewers,
•Cross Training on all projects,  
•Verification of accuracy on completed surveys.
Other Duties: Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Valued Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
•Requirements include knowledge of office methods and procedures; of telephone procedures and standard business communications; of grammar, punctuation, spelling, and basic mathematics. Skill is required to operate office machines including computers/PCs. Ability is required to follow oral and written instructions; to independently follow established protocols, encourage respondents to answer questions, probe and clarify if needed and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:
•Work is typically performed in an office setting with a climate-controlled settings and exposure to moderate noise level. While performing the duties of the job, employee is required to talk, stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms.  This position requires long period of sitting and daily use of computer and phone.



Requirements consist of a high school diploma or GED and one year of clerical office experience.


If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.

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