Career Opportunities

Contractual Work: Telephone Survey Interviewers

Contractual work involving telephone survey calls for Bassett research studies. Contractor will be responsible for conducting telephone based interviews and entering data into a secure database. Training will be provided in person either in Cooperstown or Fly Creek. Contractor must complete Bassett Institutional Review Board (IRB) certification before calling may begin. Work may be conducted from home or other location. Contractor must have access to a computer with a reliable internet connection for data entry.

Department: NYCAMH/NEC and Bassett Research Institute

Schedule: Contractual - Part-time, Temporary

Shift: Days, Evenings, Weekends

Hours: Flexible

Minimum Requirements


 High School graduate or equivalent


 Customer Service Experience is preferred

 Research experience preferred but not required

 Background in healthcare, agriculture, forestry and logging, or commercial fishing helpful but not required


 None


 Strong computer, customer service and communication skills required

 Must have the ability to handle confidential information and sensitive situations

 Interpersonal skills to work with diverse people within and outside the organization

Physical Requirements:

 Extensive use of computers and telephones

Interested? Send a resume or relevant experience to Erika Scott at