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RESEARCH ASSISTANT I - Limited Tenure in San Diego, CA at Scripps Corporate Admin Services

Date Posted: 5/9/2019

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates.  So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Clinical Trials at Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute offer new therapies and resourcse for treatment that may lead to an improved quality of life for people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes, hypertension and lip conditions. Scripps researchers have participated in a number of research milestones, including replicating insulin-producing beta cells outside the body. Our research assistants will be joining a team that priorities providing participants with the highest quality of health services in a safe and caring environment. This position is ideal for someone who is detail oriented, can work independently and enjoys interacting with people.

The Research Assistant I assists with multiple aspects of clinical trials ensuring data integrity, positive interactions with potential study subjects, document management, administrative support and evaluation process. Keeps internal data entry systems up-to-date. Provides superior service to principle investigators and research sponsors within scope of responsibilities. The Research Assistant will also help with material and device preparation and maintenance, and recruitment. May perform medical assistant skills, if certified. May act as phlebotomist, if certified.

This is a part time position (40 hours per two week pay period), no weekends. This is a limited tenure position funded through 9/30/2020.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma
  • 1-2 years experience in a research setting
  • Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office software
  • Organized and detailed oriented
  • Strong motivator/communicator in a compact clinical team working with aggressive timelines 

  • Medical assistant certificate, Certified Nursing assistant, or California phlebotomist
  • 2 years research training
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based Company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.