Baltimore City Community College
About Baltimore City Community College
Founded in 1947, Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) is a comprehensive, urban institution accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The College’s campus is located in West Baltimore; the institution also has several satellite locations throughout the city. With its broad range of degree and certificate programs, affordable tuition, and extensive outreach, BCCC offers educational opportunities to the citizens of Baltimore City and throughout the state of Maryland. BCCC serves more than 15,000* students annually, providing credits that transfer to four-year colleges and universities as well as workforce training leading directly to job placement. The College is proud of the fact that 100** nations are represented within the student body.

* Based on annual unduplicated credit and non-credit headcount for FY 2016. **Based on fall 2015 credit enrollment.

Requisition Number: 2018-149
Posting Start Date: 10/3/2018
City: Baltimore
State: MD
Minimum Education: Associates
Additional Documentation: Transcripts Required (upload as other)
Compensation: 27.15/hr

Testing Specialist

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Description/Job Summary

A Test Specialist is responsible for administering departmental, educational and standard test for WDCE.
  • Responsible for the assessment, intake and referaal of students enrolling in ABE, GED, ELS and Workforce courses.
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the Testing Center.
  • Administer placement tests to incoming students.
  • Score and interpret placement test scores.
  • Advise students of score and assign them to the appropriate class(s).
  • Handle student placements regarding program options.
  • Administer specialized tests such as the online GED Ready for GED bound students.
  • Assist students in registering for the GED test.

Required Skills

  • Strong customer service skill
  • Knowledge of acceptable examination and testing policies and procedures
  • Ability to use proper English grammar and spelling
  • Knowledge of standard office procedures; basic math, record keeping and filing systems, standard software applications 
  • Ability to research, interpret, and apply mandated testing rules, regulations, policies and procedures
  • Ability to operate standard office equipment; set up and maintain database files; store/retrieve data; create, edit, and print documents and reports
  • Ability to maintain security and confidentiality of testing processes; effectively communicate both orally and in writing with diverse groups; prepare reports and surveys
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical computations to calculate scoring results and percentages
  • Ability to coordinate a variety of projects simultaneously; organize and prioritize work
  • Ability to follow detailed directions and procedures
  • Must have proficient computer skills, including MS Office

Required Qualifications

  • Associate degree in psychology, business administration, measurement, or related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in psychology, business administration, measurement, or related field
  • Experience working in higher education
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BCCC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

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