Staff Support Associate I

Job description

Job Title:

Staff Support Associate I

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Working Title:

Naloxone Support Associate

Department Name:

40113:Opioid Abuse Research Strategic Invstmnt

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

2 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

The essential job functions of this position require: communicating effectively; building positive working relationships with individuals from diverse backgrounds; abiding by University, state, and federal guidelines; maintaining confidentiality; prioritizing and managing work effectively; ensuring work is detailed, accurate, and completed in a timely manner; performing work in a sedentary position; reporting to meetings at different locations both on campus and off campus; interacting with individuals from various levels throughout the university; and working successfully with a team, as well as independently.


Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (40 hours/week)

Job Summary:

This grant-funded position is in direct support of the research mission of the HEALing Communities Study at the University of Kentucky. The naloxone support associate is responsible for assisting the HEALing Communities Study (HCS) naloxone program by providing shipping facilitation and administrative support to the Study’s Naloxone Coordinator. This position will work with HCS team members at UK and in the study communities across KY to ensure that naloxone is shipped efficiently, accurately, and cost-effectively, and that appropriate allocations are made to communities in need in a timely manner consistent with Study goals and objectives.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Shipping and receiving experience

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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: 4/3/2021
Application Due: 4/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time