Student Employee, COVID-19 Collection Site

Joliet Junior College
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Job Details

Job location: JJC Main Campus

Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2021-08-09
Req: REQ-248

Position Title:

Student Employee, COVID-19 Collection Site

Job Description:

Assist in COVID-19 Collection Site operations. Work check-in tables. Provide instructions to individuals at the testing center on how to collect salvia samples. Observe sample collection. Prepare samples for delivery to the lab.

POSITION TITLE: Student Employee, COVID-19 Collection Site

STATUS: Part time

DEPARTMENT: Environmental Health & Safety

DIVISION: Administrative Services

REPORTS TO: Cara Anderson


MINIMIUM PAY RATE: $11.00 per hour


1. Ensure that the site is set and that all tables and signage are in place.
2. Make sure that saliva tubes are replenished at each registration table and that biohazard or sealable bags are ready at collection.
3. Assist in providing direction to site staff and to patients in various lines. Give instructions to those in line about how to proceed and how to collect their own saliva samples.
4. Provide additional direction to make sure social distancing is maintained and answer questions.
5. Remind patients in line to have their ID ready.
6. Clean tables at least once each hour using the sanitizing spray and paper towels provided. Properly dispose used paper towels.
7. Give instructions on where to place the samples, helping with line control, and reminding people to keep a safe distance.
8. Make sure the saliva sample tubs are labeled with biohazard stickers and have a small slip of paper with the tube account attached to the top.
9. Give the driver the tub of saliva samples (ensuring it is properly labeled and cleaned) when they arrive on their route.
10. Reinforce, correct, and model good site behaviors.
11. Secure electronic equipment at the end of daily operations.
12. Perform related testing center duties as assigned.

1. 1. Must be a minimum of 18 years old to apply.
2. Enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours at JJC, and a 2.0 cumulative GPA.
3. Willing to take instruction.
4. People friendly.

This position has no additional minimum requirements, but individuals must have a good work ethic, be able to follow and give clear instructions, and be friendly and able to work well with the public.

• Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
• Be able to stand for extended period of times.
• Must maintain a high degree of personal hygiene, appearance, and cleanliness.

• Duties are performed indoors in the usual office environment.

Full Time/Part Time:

Part time

Union (If Applicable):

Scheduled Hours:



Working at Joliet Junior College 

Joliet Junior College, the nation's first public community college, offers pre-baccalaureate programs for students planning to transfer to a four-year university. A comprehensive community college, JJC also provides occupational education leading directly to employment, adult education and literacy programs, workforce development services, and student support services.

Tucked in the middle of a wildlife preserve, bridging the banks of a lake and surrounded by its own Arboretum, Joliet Junior College is an educational community that embraces diversity and promotes personal growth. Each year, more than 35,000 students find the diverse, comprehensive high quality educational experience they are looking for at JJC. We hope that you will take a few minutes to explore the job opportunities we have available and consider becoming a part of this experience.

The recruitment of qualified and diverse personnel is the cornerstone of JJC's commitment to an innovative, collaborative and inclusive educational community. At JJC, we respect the wealth of knowledge and experience each of our employees brings to the workplace. The College supports this commitment by providing personnel with excellent terms and conditions of employment, outstanding health and welfare benefits and programs for a secure retirement.

JJC employees work in a wide variety of roles within the college, including faculty, support staff, and administrative positions. With such a diverse range of professions, JJC ensures that a wealth of development opportunities is available to employees. From personal growth, career advancement, and a dynamic and rewarding work atmosphere, employees have the resources they need to achieve a successful and fulfilling career at JJC.

Joliet Junior College's open search procedures allow us to find the best available candidates for positions and to provide a balanced workforce to reflect the ethnic composition of the District we serve.

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