Job Opening: Evaluator

ECE® is currently hiring for the Evaluator position. Evaluators assess foreign educational credentials and determine their United States or Canadian equivalent. See below for the complete job description. Click here to apply!


Job Title: Evaluator

Summary 

Evaluates foreign educational credentials and determines their United States or Canadian equivalent.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Completes all phases of foreign credential evaluation by carrying out research on educational systems using our library, computer system, and professional contacts. The Evaluator applies knowledge of educational systems to prepare evaluation reports independently.

Supports the public service mission of ECE by providing quality and timely information regarding comparative international education.  

Shares information with other Evaluators to reach conclusions individually and through group discussions.

Participates in professional development opportunities including but not limited to:

  • Conference presentations.
  • Contributes to research publications.
  • Contributes to The Connection. 
  • Training in the field of international education.

Other duties may be assigned.

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Competencies 

Analytical – Synthesizes complex or diverse information; collects and researches data.

Judgment – Displays willingness to make decisions; exhibits sound and accurate judgment; supports and explains reasoning for decisions; includes appropriate people in the decision- making process; makes timely decisions.

Delivers Results – Meets productivity standards while demonstrating accuracy and thoroughness; follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks correctly; prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; strives to increase productivity; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.

Functional Expertise – Pursues training and development opportunities; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others.

Customer Service – Manages various customer situations; responds promptly to customer needs; responds promptly to requests for service and assistance internally and externally.

Commitment and Responsibility – Follows instructions and policy, responds to management direction; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternative plan.

Communication – Writes clearly and informatively, edits work for spelling and grammar, varies writing style to meet needs, reads, and interprets written information. Speaks clearly and effectively, listens, and gets clarification, responds well to questions, participates in meetings, remains open to others’ ideas, demonstrates group presentation skill.

Professionalism – Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration; Accepts responsibility for own actions.

Time Management – Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Skills / Qualifications 

Education and/or Experience 

Bachelor’s or equivalent degree required; previous research activity or otherwise demonstrated capacity for research and expression of analytical skills.

Computer Skills 

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of database and word processing software, the Internet, and e-mail.

Foreign Language Skills 

Course work in at least one foreign language; ability to learn to read any language written in the Latin alphabet with the aid of a dictionary. Familiarity with one or more non-Latin alphabets preferred.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent, and calculate grade point average.

Compensation / Benefits

Compensation for this position is $42,000 - $47,500 per year depending on experience and qualifications.

We believe balancing personal life and work life leads to engaged, productive, and satisfied employees. Many positions offer remote work opportunities and flexible scheduling options. The benefits package includes employer-sponsored life insurance and a rich 403b retirement plan contribution match in addition to health, dental, vision, flex spending account, and other voluntary insurance options. There are seven paid holidays annually and generous paid time off benefits in addition to flexible and/or remote work opportunities for qualified positions. Employees have opportunities to develop their professional skills through internal and external training.

Physical Demands and Work Environment 

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to be mobile, listen, hear, and talk. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit and lift or carry items up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

The noise level in the office work environment is usually quiet to moderate. 


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