Cosmetology Examiner/Proctor

Newark, DE, USA Req #6421
11 April 2024

About Us: Prometric is a leading provider of technology-enabled testing and assessment solutions to many of the world’s most recognized licensing and certification organizations, academic institutions, and government agencies. We support more than 7 million test takers annually at our testing locations in 180 countries around the world. With over three decades of experience working with clients of all sizes across a multitude of industry sectors, our mission is to design and deliver the highest quality and most innovative testing solutions anytime, anywhere.

JOB TITLE:                   Cosmetology Examiner (Part-time)

LOCATION:                   Newark, Delaware


Prometric ( is a trusted test development and delivery provider to more than 300 organizations worldwide. Prometric serves as an industry gatekeeper, ensuring that people legitimately earn the credentials they seek to achieve, thereby guaranteeing a fair testing experience for all who come through our doors.



Proctors are responsible for objectively observing candidates performing a demonstration of skills while taking the NIC Cosmetology and related discipline licensing examinations. 

 The examiner must be a fully licensed Cosmetologist or Barber Stylist.

Practical Exams to be Administered – The examiners must be able to examine candidates for the exams below:


  • NIC Barber Styling Practical Exam
  • NIC Cosmetology Practical Exam
  • NIC Esthetics Practical Exam
  • NIC Instructor Practical Exam
  • NIC Nail Technology Practical Exam
  • NIC Electrologist


Positions are part-time.

The exams are typically administered on Mondays (except for state holidays).


Proctor Responsibilities 

  • Proctors are always present at each examination site at all times the candidates are present.
  • Time each section of the exam
  • Read, speak, and write English and verbal instructions with reasonable proficiency.
  • Dress in a professional manner.


Test Event Delivery & Security

• Control test area by maintaining a working knowledge of Prometric policies and practices

• Greet examinees and verify identification  

• Observe and rate candidates as they complete their practical exam

• Resolve candidate issues or report them to the appropriate supervisor

• Protect the security of all computer software and test materials in the Test Center environment 

• Report any occurrences which fall outside company guidelines to corporate management


Required Experience:

  • High School Diploma required, college experience a plus
  • Three years of experience in the salon environment and a current cosmetology license in the state of Delaware

Prometric is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring based on sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, and local law.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate ₹ 14.00
  • Max Hiring Rate ₹ 20.00
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  • Newark, DE, USA