Data Collector

  • Competitive
  • Posted: 20/09/2017
  • Plymouth PL1 1QL Plymouth
  • Job Ref: 389101772
  • Temporary

Job Details


Part time Data Collection - Plymouth

Are you looking for flexible, part time temporary work, with hours to suit you?

Are you available between Monday 16th Over and Wednesday 8th November 2017? Do you want to earn extra money for Christmas? Pertemps are looking for people to perform door to door data collection.

You will be collecting data on behalf of Plymouth City Council to help ensure that everyone who has a right to vote is able to do so.

You will be allocated approximately 400 household to visit during the dates above to collect information for the electoral register. Hours are part time and flexible to suit your availability and you will be paid on a per form basis. Average earning on previous years has been in the region of £300.

The role of a canvasser is to chase up households who have failed to respond to previous requests by Plymouth city council for information.

You will be required to visit private households to verify personal details and encourage a response to the household form previous posted. Your ability to persuade and influence will be key to your success.

You will be paid on "per form" basis and are paid set amounts for the delivery of a form and for the completion of a form. A set payment is also made towards expenses and training attendance.

This work can be completed in early evenings, daytime or weekends to suit when you think will be best time to catch people at home, and can be completed alongside other employment. The role involves a large amount of walking and the ability to record and detail (in a legible format) information given householders. You will be required to visit each property up to twice in this period.

In order to be considered for this post you must be able to commit to completing your allocated forms by 8th November. There will be a mandatory training session provided week commencing 9th or 16th October, before starting on Friday 20th October.

This is a fantastic opportunity to earn some extra money in time for Christmas!

For further information about this opportunity please contact