000500

 

JOB TITLE: Psychometrician, Sr

CLASS CODE: 000500

JOB SUMMARY

 

Administer, analyze, and evaluate psychological testing and observation of children participating in the research program.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Administer psychological tests to infants and children and make observational ratings of the children’s temperament.

Assist in designing and/or in modifying behavioral rating scales and assessment procedures.

Score raw data, prepare data for computer analysis, and analyze data.

Perform structured behavioral vignettes with children.

Make observational record of behaviors exhibited during visits and testing periods.

Operate videotape and other associated equipment.

Assist in training and direction of Psychometricians or other assigned staff.

KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING & SKILLS

 

Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or a related field.

EXPERIENCE

 

Three years of experience testing children or in a preschool education. An equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience may be substituted for the requirements noted.