Research Interviewer, RTI 229 views


Public Health Foundation Enterprises (PHFE) and the Behavioral and Urban Health Program at RTI International invite applications for the part-time position of Research Interviewer, working 60% time. The Interviewer will conduct informed consent and data collection for a study of health care utilization among women on probation in Oakland, CA. Work will be conducted at a community field site in Oakland, CA. We are seeking a flexible person with good interpersonal skills, experience working with marginalized populations, and experience conducting quantitative data collection for research projects.

The pay range for this position is $21.00 – $26.00 per hour.

Employment is provided by PHFE.


Conduct informed consent procedures

Conduct structured quantitative interviews with research participants

Operate computerized data collection program (CAPI) on a laptop computer

Provide referrals to appropriate health and social services as needed

Conduct minimum of five interviews daily

Other duties as assigned



At least 1 year experience in quantitative data collection required

At least 1 year of experience using computerized data collection systems required

At least 2 years of experience working with marginalized populations, such as drug users, homeless people or people with criminal justice involvement required

Familiarity with the practice and principles of harm reduction

Other Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

Familiarity with Downtown Oakland and Alameda County in general

Proficient computer skills including MS Office


Stand – Occasionally

Walk – Occasionally

Sit – Frequently

Handling / Fingering – Frequently

Reach Outward – Occasionally

Reach Above Shoulder – Occasionally

Climb, Crawl, Kneel, Bend – Not Applicable

Lift / Carry – Occasionally

Push/Pull – Occasionally

See – Constantly

Hear – Constantly

Taste/ Smell – Not Applicable

Not Applicable Not required for essential functions

Occasionally (0 – 2 hrs/day)

Frequently (2 – 5 hrs/day)

Constantly (5+ hrs/day)


Temporary field sites such as community centers and churches


Interested individuals should submit a resume and cover letter for consideration.

PHFE is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer that encourages minorities, women, veterans, and disabled to apply

Only candidates can apply for this job.
Share this job

A resourceful Job board for employees and Job hunters. Thousands of jobs from thousands of employers looking for the right candidates to fill their job openings.

  • Address Hollywood FL
Connect with us