24 days old

Temporary Employment - Research Medical Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Temporary Employment - Research Medical Assistant
Requisition Number DU07020
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $13.50 - $21.75
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification

Must have one accreditation from list below, PLUS BLS at time of hire through AHA

1. Ky Registered SRNA
2. RN Nursing Student who has completed first fundamental course and clinical
3. Military Medic
4. Graduate from an accredited medical assistant program
5. Certified CMA
6. Registered Medical Assistant
7. National Certified Medical Assistant
8. Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

Physical Requirements

Standing/sitting for long periods of time


Days, occasional evenings and weekends

Job Summary

The Center for Clinical and Translational Science is participating in a COVID-19 vaccine trial and is looking to recruit several Research Medical Assistants. Employees will be responsible for direct patient care. Duties will include rooming patients, stock clinical supplies, obtain height/weight vital signs and perform phlebotomy.

We will be reviewing applications as applicants apply and we will be filling multiple positions in this role.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Teamwork and customer service a must. Time management, organization, phlebotomy experience required; must be able to work in a fast paced environment.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

CMA/RMA or CNA/SRNA training plus 2 or more related years of experience preferred

Deadline to Apply 09/30/2020
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.


Posted: 2020-08-31 Expires: 2020-09-30

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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