Will support the Search and Rescue Satellite Aided Tracking (SARSAT) system located in Suitland, MD. The Customer Relations Representative will perform the following functions:
• Answer incoming phones and resolve customer issues by calling and emailing customers
• Track data received and source documents
• Accurately and quickly enter alphabetic, numeric, and symbolic data into a computer system
• Review error reports and make necessary corrective actions
• File and route documents after entry
• Prepare mailings
• Work in a team environment
Shift Time: 9 am to 5:30 pm
4 years of related experience with help desk and/or customer service/relations with an emphasis in responding to email messages from the public. Experience working with the public and the ability to respond appropriately to difficult clients is a must. Requires the ability to make appropriate decisions to resolve issues based on information provided by customers. Must be flexible in performing day-to-day functions. Requires knowledge of spreadsheet and word processing software.
Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident and be able to pass a background investigation to obtain a security badge to enter the applicable government facility.
2-4 years supporting scientific, engineering, or other technical programs are desired. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills to work effectively with international communities and to write concise, accurate controller duty logs. Typing speed 50 wpm or greater. Proven experience using software tools such as Word, M Access, Excel, and PowerPoint is desired. An understanding of mathematics, latitude, longitude and time zones (e.g., UTC/ GMT) is helpful. Willingness to work compensated occasional 12-hour shifts which may include nights is desired.
High school diploma, or equivalent, or BS degree.
ERT is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer - All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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