Temporary Employment - Research Nurse
Posting DetailsJob TitleTemporary Employment - Research NurseRequisition NumberDU06934Department Name40610:CTR FOR CLINICAL TRANSLATIONAL SCIENCESWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$28.00 - $40.00Type of PositionTemporaryPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education
ADN or LPNRequired Related Experience
KY Nursing License RequiredPhysical Requirements
Standing/sitting for long periods of timeShift
Days, occasional evenings and weekendsJob Summary
The Center for Clinical and Translational Science is participating in a COVID-19 vaccine trial and is looking to recruit multiple Research Nurses. Employees will be responsible for obtaining COVID tests from participants and to determine eligibility and then vaccinate (IM) eligible participants. They will be responsible for drawing blood samples as needed per study protocol. They will be assessing participants for symptoms and requirements of the study post vaccination. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and must make teamwork a priority. Looking for candidates that will be flexible and dedicated to the success of this trial.
We will be reviewing applications as applicants apply and we will be filling multiple positions in this role.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Clinical experience preferred; proficient computer experience; teamwork and flexibility a mustDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience
BSN or ADN + 2 years clinical and/or research experienceDeadline to Apply09/18/2020University Community of Inclusion
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