UWSC Field (CAPI) Interviewer Job Description

Pay: Dependent on experience

Hours per week: Varies depending on project; from 12- 40 hours per week

Shifts: Days, Evenings and Weekends

Job Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent
Must be willing to travel for extended periods
Must possess valid driver's license
Clear speaking voice and good hearing ability to record respondent answers
Ability to type at least 30 words per minute
Familiarity operating computer hardware and software
Willingness to follow set procedures
Must be able to carry 20-40 lbs

Job Description

Conduct in-person interviews for important academic research. Work for a leading survey research organization. Mileage and expenses reimbursed. Previous experience with CAPI interviewing or social science research is strongly preferred. Background check required. Depending on location transportation may be available, otherwise interviewer must supply own vehicle. Able to speak fluently in standard English with excellent persuasion and people skills. Accurate typing / data entry computer skills required. Women and people of color strongly encouraged to apply.


  • Flexible scheduling
  • Opportunities for health and vacation benefits
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Access to University library and computer facilities

How To Apply

  • Apply Online Here
  • Or mail resume and cover letter to:
    University of Wisconsin Survey Center
    Attn: CAPI Interviewing c/o Steve Coombs

    4323 Sterling Hall
    475 N Charter Street
    Madison, WI 53706
    For more information, send us
    email, or call at: (608) 262-2076.

Please do not contact the Business Office regarding field interviewer positions.

Equal Opportunity Employer