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Data Entry Operator - Day Shift in Halifax Regional Municipality at Symcor Inc.

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Type: Hourly

Department: Payment Processing Services - Remote Keying

Work Location: 1580 Grafton St, Halifax, NS

Work Hours: Days

Job Level: NM 15

Travel: No

Posting Expires: 2019/02/09

Come and join our team, but first, let us tell you why we love working here!

  • We’re 100% Canadian, 11 locations across the Country
  • Our long-standing success in providing outsourcing services to Canada's major chartered banks has provided the foundation for expansion into servicing major companies in the retail and telecommunications sector.
  • Want to hear something impressive? We’ve been recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers, 8 years in a row!
  • We get to work on some pretty cool stuff that drives professional development
  • We’re part of a winning, high-performance team
  • We get to make a difference.  Everyone gets one paid volunteer day per year 

The opportunity:

This position involves numeric data entry and balancing, keying bank transits and amounts and verifying dates. This job is ideal for college/university students or for those looking for a part-time job!

We are looking for talented and performance driven individuals with the flexibility to work between 15 - 20 hours a week, on assigned days, Monday through Friday between the hours of 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. If you have excellent numeric data entry skills this may be a great part-time opportunity for you!

Location: Downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia

Hourly Salary: $12.84 per hour + productivity bonus pay for meeting set quotas.

As part of your application, you are required to complete the following numerical data entry assessment. Please retain your speed and accuracy scores for your application.

Go to: https://official-typing-test.com/test/ten.html

Then Select:

  • Zip Code Test (Numbers Only)
  • 3 Minute Test

Important: Make sure your NUM LOCK key is turned on. In order to gauge your true speed and accuracy, it is critical you use the side numeric keypad versus the numbers located above the alpha or letter keys.

Click in the bottom box.  The test will begin when you press your first key.

  1. Begin Test – Key the sequence of numbers highlighted in green and press enter after each.
  2. Continue to key the data until the 3 minutes have elapsed.
  3. When complete, you will be presented with your Keystrokes Per Hour (KPH) and accuracy score. Please print screen your results and save as your record of achievement.  You will need to provide this result as part of your application.  

What you need to have to succeed:

  • Ability to enter numeric data at a minimum of 10,800 keystrokes per hour (KPH) and maintain an accuracy of 95% or higher
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Highly motivated team player who is able to operate with minimal supervision 
  • Effective communicator

At Symcor, we define our success by what we help others achieve. We were created to support our clients and, through our products, services and solutions, protect and strengthen their brands. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference in our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.