Under the supervision of the Director of Adult Basic Education and
Literacy Services, the Tester / Counselor is responsible for the
daily operation of the Workforce Development and Continuing
Education Testing Center.
Essential Job Functions:
Assists with ABE/GED® and Community ESL testing and
Monitors and distributes resource materials to adjunct faculty
Assists with telephone inquiries regarding ABE/GED® programs
and student enrollment.
Conducts quality checks for student registration and enrollment
Submits student registration forms to the registration
Perform other duties as assigned.
Scope of Responsibility:
The Tester/Counselor knows the formal and informal departmental
goals, standards, policies and procedures as it relates to student
testing and counseling for the division and the college at large.
The Tester/Counselor is sensitive to the interrelationship of both
people and functions within the department.
On a regular basis, the Tester/Counselor exercises
administrative judgment and assumes responsibility for decisions,
consequences, and results having an impact on people and quality of
services within the functional area.
The Tester/Counselor exchanges non-routine information using
tact and persuasion as appropriate. Good oral and written
communication skills are required.
Sitting in normal seated position for extended periods of
Reaching by extending hand(s) or arms in any direction.
Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers
rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s), for example, using a
Ability to see within normal parameters.
Ability to hear within normal range.
Ability to move about.
High School Diploma or general equivalency diploma.
1-3 years of professional work experience.
Experience in a higher education setting and knowledge of State
policies and practices preferred.
Knowledge of CASAS and TABE assessments preferred
Knowledge of all LACES data elements
Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
Excellent oral and written communication skills with a focus on
Experience working in a multi-cultural community college
environment a plus.