Call Centre Agent

Elemental Data Collection
2.4 out of 5
Elemental Data Collection in Ottawa, ON
$16.55 an hour - Permanent, Part-time

Job details

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  • $16.55 an hour

Job type

  • Permanent
  • Part-time

Shift and schedule

  • Weekends as needed
  • Evening shift
  • Every Weekend
  • Monday to Friday


Elemental Data Collection in Ottawa, ON

Full job description

  • Call centre in the heart of downtown Ottawa, near public transit
  • Ideal for individuals looking for supplemental income
  • Flexible, part-time hours

Job Description

We are seeking enthusiastic and articulate Survey Interviewers to join our dynamic team. Survey Interviewers professionally conduct surveys over the telephone- there is no selling or marketing involved!

As a Survey Interviewer, you will have the opportunity to communicate with individuals all over North America. You will be making outbound calls and conducting surveys on a variety of topics, such as political polling, governmental and social issues, product and service reviews, and more.

Voice control, survey administration, documentation accuracy, clarifying information, the art of persuasion, task focus, and persistence are just some of the tools Elemental will equip you with to succeed as a Survey Interviewer!

The shifts for this position run Monday to Friday 5 PM to 10 PM, Saturday 12 PM to 8 PM, and Sunday 12 PM to 8 PM.

You must be able to commit to a minimum of 2 shifts per week, with at least 1 shift during the week, and 1 shift on the weekend.

Qualifications and Skills

- High school diploma or equivalency
- Survey or call centre experience is an asset
- Complete fluency in English is mandatory
- Bilingualism in French or other languages is an asset
- Competent computer skills, including accurate and efficient typing skills
- Work independently and as part of a team with a strong project focus
- You will need a “can-do” attitude and the motivation to succeed
- Must be a high-energy, self-starter

Why work here?
- We offer flexible scheduling – you choose your own availability
- A comfortable office environment
- Support and coaching from supervisors
- Great position for career building experience
- Many opportunities for corporate growth and promotion

Other companies may call this job:
Surveyor / Pollster
Market Researcher
Telephone Interviewer
Telephone Surveyor
Public Opinion Interviewer
Interviewer – survey or poll
Research Interviewer
Research Data
Data Collection

We thank everyone for their interest in joining our dynamic team, but due to the high volume of applications received only those qualified will be contacted.

EDCI is an equal opportunity employer, encouraging workplace diversity. All qualified individuals will be considered without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Elemental welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Pay: $16.55 per hour


  • Evening shift
  • Every Weekend

Application question(s):

  • Have you previously worked for Elemental Data Collection Inc.?


  • Secondary School (required)

Ability to Commute:

  • Ottawa, ON K1P 5V5 (required)

Work Location: In person