Part-Time Seasonal Research Assistant at DePaul University

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Job Description:

DePaul University

DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.

Job Title Part-Time Seasonal Research Assistant
Job ID 3528
Location Lincoln Park Campus
Full/Part Time Part-Time
Regular/Temporary Seasonal

Multicultural Statement

At DePaul University, we are looking for candidates who want to join us in our mission to provide access to education for all. Successful candidates welcome ideas and perspectives from colleagues and students representing a wide variety of cultures, backgrounds, religious beliefs, and experiences. We seek collaborative, open-minded and hard working professionals to work in a real world urban learning environment. Are you exceptional, yet modest and open to challenges? We seek achievers and leaders that want to bring their passion and skills to our well-respected community of approachable colleagues. Build your career with us.

General Summary

Part-time research assistant will report to the director of the Center for Community Research. The part-time research assistant is a backup position if the primary research assistant cannot attend the appointments.

Please note, this position is GRANT FUNDED. If the grant terminates for any reason, if grant funding is lost or reduced for any reason, or if the budgetary needs for fulfilling the grant requirements change, your employment with the university will be immediately discontinued.

Responsibilities & Duties

The duties and responsibilities of the research assistant may vary, but duties and responsibilities potentially could include:
  • Obtains blood specimens.
  • Maintains specimen integrity by using aseptic technique, following department procedures; observing isolation procedures.
  • Tracks collected specimens by initialing, dating, and noting times of collection, maintaining daily tallies of collections performed.
  • Maintains quality results by following department procedures and testing schedule.
  • Recording results in the quality-control log; identifying and reporting needed changes.
  • Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by following standards and procedures.
  • Complies with legal regulations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience

  • Candidates needs prior phlebotomy work experience.

Other Skills & Abilities Reqd

  • Must be reliable, task-oriented, and self-motivated.
  • Must be capable of coordinating daily tasks, communicating effectively, and working as directed.
  • Must possess strong communication skills.

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Additional Information

  • Please note that this position is funded by an external grant source.

Salary & Benefits Package:
DePaul offers a comprehensive package including competitive pay and benefits to attract and retain the best talent in order to further the University's mission. For more information, please visit the following pages:
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