ERIC Number: ED223714
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Development of USES Specific Aptitude Test Battery for Waiter/Waitress, Informal (hotel & rest.) 311.477-030.
Oregon State Dept. of Human Resources, Salem.
The United States Employment Service (USES) Specific Aptitude Test Battery (SATB) for Waiter/Waitress (Informal) is evaluated from three points of view: (1) technical adequacy of the research, (2) fairness to minorities, and (3) usefulness of the battery to Employment Service staff and employers in selecting individuals for training as waiter/waitress. Research demonstrated a statistically significant and useful relationship between proficiency as a waiter/waitress and the SATB. The report includes: (1) summary; (2) procedure; (3) analysis; and (4) validity of the battery. Descriptive statistics for subgroups of the validation sample; descriptive rating scale; and job description are contained in the appendices. (Author/PN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Employment and Training Administration (DOL), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Human Resources, Salem.
Identifiers: Test Batteries; USES Specific Aptitude Test Battery; Waiters Waitresses