This site uses cookies. To find out more, see our Cookies Policy

Part Time Field Locator in Oakland, CA at Headway Workforce Solutions

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Mathematica Policy Research, a nationally recognized social policy research company, is currently working with the Social Security Administration on an important study of employment and training opportunities for beneficiaries. The results of this study will show how well these programs are working and how they can be improved.

This is where we need your help! On behalf of Mathematica Policy Research, Headway Workforce Solutions is seeking part time field staff for this project. Staff is needed to find hard to reach study participants in Alameda County. You should live within a 40 mile radius of Oakland CA. Training and project work will begin in May 2019.


We offer:
  • Flexible work schedule (availability of 20 hours per week, at least 3 days per week is required)
  • Must be willing to work some evenings and weekends
  • Pay rate dependent on experience and location
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Paid telephone/web based training
  • An opportunity to work on an important, national research project

Interested candidates should:
  • Be resourceful, dependable, possess excellent communication skills
  • Be able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and have access to reliable transportation (daily travel only, no overnight stays required)
  • Be willing to undergo a low level background check, as well as
  • Undergo a Social Security Administration security clearance, fingerprinting required
  • Experience is preferred, but not necessary
  • Be organized, detailed oriented
  • Ability to speak Spanish is a plus!

Physical Demands:
  • Be outside and exposed to all types of weather
  • Travel frequently to respondent locations
  • Be exposed to fumes and odors as might be expected in any outdoor environment
  • Stand, walk, and climb stairs
  • Communicate through speech and listening
  • Read text verbatim
  • Walk, stand, sit for periods of time, use their hands and fingers, grasping, reaching, lifting, talking, hearing and repetitive motions.
  • Transport electronic devices and/or materials weighing up to approx. 15 pounds.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Headway Workforce Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, genetics, or protected veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Headway Workforce Solutions complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, training, tuition assistance, education, social recreation programs and benefits.