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  • Location: Chicago
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 07 June 2017
    Manpower is currently seeking Service Researchers for a client located in Hyde Park, IL. These are temp-hire roles; $15.25 hourly rate; working a minimum of 35 hours per week. If you feel that you meet all of the qualifications listed below, please create an account on Manpower.com with an updated copy of your resume in Word format. Thank you and we look forward in helping you launch your career!

    Position Summary
    The Service Researcher will perform internet research and review online literature to supplement information into Client's database.
    Perform online research in designated websites to update the Client information Online navigation, ability to cut and paste and ability to see information online. Surveyor plays an essential role in creating our Client's product, a robust inventory of searchable service information.
    Instead of inventorying just places, our Client's database holds information about all the services a place offers. For example, consider the YMCA, our Client's database holds information about all of the activities a person can do at the YMCA, from going to a fitness class to enrolling in a smoking cessation class, as well as its physical location, Service Surveyors will be conducting comprehensive internet research with the businesses and organizations in the communities we support. Surveyors will begin training at Client's office for an initial period of 1-2 weeks. Training will serve as a probationary period

    Duties include but are not limited to
    * Internet research and other literature review to supplement information provided over the phone
    * Respond to participant calls
    * Assist with developing data collection tools
    * Provide general administrative support as needed

    Qualifications
    * Ability to work independently and take initiative
    * Excellent organization, interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skills, as well as the ability to work with community members, patients, physicians, faculty, staff and students as necessary
    * Advanced experience working with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint; basic internet navigation and electronic communication skills required
    * Comfortable dealing with sensitive subject matter (e.g. health); ability to maintain highest standards of confidentiality.

    Skills to be successful
    * High integrity; ability to be candid and forthright and conduct themselves with maturity in all situations
    * Excellent ability to maintain focus during repetitive survey activities to ensure high level of quality
    * Interested in and able to work on an ever changing mixture of high level and low level activities
    * Good written and verbal communication; able to readily engage new people and create immediate rapport
    * Good sense of humor
    * High resilience to work in a start-up environment
    * Interest in social impact initiatives
  • Location: Coopersville
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Monday, 05 June 2017
    1st shift position in Coppersville, MI
    Lawn Care position, 40-50 hours a week
    Must have commercial lawn care experience, must know how to use commerical lawn mowers.