23 days old

STEPS Research Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title STEPS Research Assistant
Requisition Number TE06448
Department Name 7H150:BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $17.00/hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
May lift up to 25 lbs. on rare occasions
Shift
Monday-Friday, 8-5, open to part time and full time availability
Job Summary
Busy clinical research lab is looking for a responsible, conscientious, detail oriented individual who will assist in performing all aspects of the research operation. Duties include assisting with potential participant screening and telephone interviews, assisting with various tasks for the daily research operation as needed and assisting with recruitment of research participants. Must be professional with good oral and written communication skills, detail oriented, teamwork oriented, and dependable.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Ability to work on projects simultaneously; teamwork skills; professional,
conscientious, strong oral and written communication skills; excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and dependable. History of working in research a plus. Must have a valid drivers license to assist with transporting research participants to the hospital via state car.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 05/27/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.



As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.



Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2022-04-28 Expires: 2022-05-28

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STEPS Research Assistant

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