Clerical Aide/Covid Contact Tracer and Triage

Employer
Michigan State University
Location
East Lansing, In State

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Job Details

Job no: 710425
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 00
Major Administrative Unit / College: President
Department: University Physician 10090897
Sub Area: CT- Clerical Tech.
Salary: Pay Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing, In State
Categories: Temporary
Position Summary(Basic Job Function)

This a temporary or on-call position. Provides clerical support. Responsibilities may include secretarial, receptionist, bookkeeping, information processing or related clerical tasks. Temps On-Campus: includes College of Human Medicine, the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Detroit Medical Center, and the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Macomb University CenterTerm. On campus temps can work six (6) months then terminate for three (3) months or switch to an oncall. Off campus temps can continuously work nine(9) month appointment with a one (1) week break in between. On-Call allowed to work up to 40 hours/week for three (3) months then must be moved down to 19 hours/week and cannot work more than 520 hours in any six (6) month period.

Unit Position Summary

The contact tracers are responsible for reaching out to all individuals diagnosed with COVID-19 to learn more about individuals' symptom and exposure histories as well as the MSU affiliated people with whom they have had close contact and provide them with the information and guidance to stop the ongoing transmission/spread of COVID-19. The contact tracer will use a web-based platform and telephone to communicate with assigned contacts, obtain symptom information, refer contacts for testing and provide instructions for quarantine.

Desired Qualifications

Knowledge normally acquired in the first year or two of college, technical school or related field; six months to a year of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in typing, spreadsheet software and word processing; knowledge of technical or medical terminology and or technical training related to the field of employment or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Excellent interpersonal skills, cultural sensitivity and ability to communicate with culturally diverse populations. Must have excellent organizational skills, be detail oriented and able to maintain trust with individuals. Critical thinking skills, sound judgment and attention to details.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Work Hours

must be able to work on weekends/off-hours/holidays per scheduling needs

Advertised: May 25, 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Dec 31, 2022 Eastern Standard Time

Organization

Working at Michigan State University 

Spartans work every day to advance the common good in uncommon ways.

Together, we tackle some of the world’s toughest problems to find solutions that make life better—from alternative energy to better food safety to breakthrough medical and environmental applications achieved through rare isotope research.

We teach. We explore and we discover. We collaborate and lead. We innovate, inspire, and empower. We achieve our potential and create circumstances that help our students and others achieve theirs.

We're good at it, and we've been at it for more than 150 years.

The nation’s pioneer land-grant university, MSU began as a bold experiment that democratized higher education and helped bring science and innovation into everyday life. The revolutionary concept became a model for the nation.

Today, MSU is one of the top research universities in the world—on one of the biggest, greenest campuses in the nation. Home to nationally ranked and recognized academic, residential college, and service-learning programs, we’re a diverse community of dedicated students and scholars, athletes and artists, scientists and leaders.

In ways both practical and profound, we work to create a stronger, more sustainable, and more hopeful future for all.

Top Distinctions

U.S. News & World Report ranks MSU

  • 29th among the nation’s public universities
  • First in the nation for 19 years for graduate programs in elementary and secondary education
  • First in the nation for graduate programs in nuclear physics and industrial and organizational psychology
  • First in the nation for undergraduate program in supply chain

Recognized for 11 consecutive years as one of the top 100 universities in the world by Shanghai Jiao Tong University in its annual Academic Ranking of World Universities

Ranks 46th among public universities for in-state students in Kiplinger’s 2013 edition of Best Values in Public Colleges

Silver rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education’s STARS program, which measures and encourages sustainability in education and research; operations; and planning, administration, and engagement

Member of the prestigious 62-member Association of American Universities

Only university in the country with on-campus medical schools graduating allopathic (MD) and osteopathic (DO) physicians, and veterinarians (DVMs)

Among the largest single-campus residence hall system in the country with 27 halls in five neighborhoods and two apartment villages.

 

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