Testing Assistant
Starting Hourly Rate Range:  $11.54 - $13.27


June 11, 2018

Harford Community College has served as an anchor institution in Harford County since its inception in 1957. We are a mid-sized, comprehensive college committed to serving our community through high caliber educational offerings and cultural events.

We are a community of dedicated individuals who are improving the lives of our students through education. Guided by our core values of integrity, excellence, lifelong learning, diversity, innovation, sustainability, communication, collaboration, and service, we prepare our students for workforce entry, career readiness and lifelong learning. Recognizing that our employees are the College’s most valuable resource, we believe in continuous development for our employees.

Our beautiful, 352-acre campus is located in the heart of vibrant Harford County, Maryland, and conveniently located near Baltimore, MD; Philadelphia, PA; Washington, DC; and Wilmington, DE. We offer more than 70 affordable degree and certificate programs to nearly 2,000 full-time and 7,500 part-time students, as well as a wide variety of noncredit continuing education courses to nearly 11,000 students per year.
THE OPPORTUNITY: HCC is seeking a customer service-oriented individual to provide support in the College's Test Center.  Duties include, but are not limited to, daily preparation of computerized testing; checking in examinees; administering and proctoring computerized and paper tests, quizzes, and exams; maintaining test security; answering telephone inquiries; using the computer for data entry and information retrieval; maintaining files and records; and troubleshooting minor computer problems. 

Work schedule is up to 20 hours per week, with hours assigned between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; 8 a.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Fridays; and 8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays.  Hours during the summer and between semesters may be reduced.

High school diploma or GED required; associate's degree and/or educational testing experience preferred.  Customer service experience, proficiency in a Windows-based computer environment, and experience working with a diverse population are required.  Demonstrated technical knowledge, skills, and experience preferred.  Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred. 

Applicants selected for interview are required to take a brief test of Microsoft Office programs and Internet proficiency.  Applicants must have flexibility in scheduling. The Testing Assistant may not be a student at any institution that offers ACCUPLACER tests, including Harford Community College, as it creates a conflict of interest and prevents completion of some job duties. 

Any offer of employment at Harford Community College is contingent upon the results of a mandatory background screening.  Employees must submit within 30 days of hire official transcripts of all degrees earned.


Complete our ONLINE EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION and attach a Cover Letter and Resume (Word or PDF format only). 

Incomplete submissions will not be accepted or reviewed.

Any questions or concerns regarding our online application may be sent to humanresources@harford.edu or call 443-412-2202.


For best consideration
July 1, 2018

HCC is a smoke/tobacco-free campus. 

HCC is an AA / EEO / ADA employer committed to diversity in the college community.

Requests for reasonable accommodation of a disability during the application and/or
interview process should be made to the Human Resources Office by calling 443-412-2415.


JOB ID# 06-2019