University of Virginia DATA & LAB TECHNICIAN PRN in Charlottesville, Virginia

Posting Summary:

The Center for Diabetes Technology at the University of Virginia seeks PRN Wage Laboratory and Data Technicians to support its research efforts. The incumbents assist the PI by monitoring and troubleshooting a computer system and artificial pancreas during a clinical trial as well as data maintenance, which may involve compiling, coding, categorizing, and storing data in an electronic format. In addition, incumbents will learn how to handle and process lab specimens.

Minimum qualifications include a high school diploma or equivalent. At least one year of experience in a research or clinical laboratory setting, following specific protocols and procedures as a professional, student, or volunteer is preferred.

This is a part-time wage position and is contingent upon availability of funding.

EO/AA Statement:

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

If any experience is preferred, please specify kind of experience:

A minimum of one year of previous experience with clinical research, automated medical systems, and scientific, experimentation, and research techniques. Experience in the use of a centrifuge and YSI Glucose Analyzer is preferred. Prior experience with diabetes devices, android cell phones, and the artificial pancreas is a plus.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  1. Ability to resolve problems.
  2. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail.
  3. Ability to sort and compile data.
  4. Ability to accurately interpret and report findings.
  5. Ability to design charts and diagrams.
  6. Ability to troubleshoot basic related problems.
Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  1. Ability to use a centrifuge and glucose analyzer.
  2. Knowledge of the Diabetes Artificial Pancreas research.

Required Applicant Documents: CV / Resume

Department: Center for Diabetes Technology

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

FLSA Exemption Status: Non Exempt

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Posting Date: 04-25-2018

Location: Charlottesville

Is this position eligible for an Alternate Work Schedule?: Yes

Employment Posting Category: University Staff

E-mail a Friend: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=81780

Anticipated Hiring Range: $12-$15 depending on qualifications

Posting Number: 0620881

Number of Months/Year: 12

Drug Testing Required?(Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included): No

Position Type: Hourly Wage

Posting for UVA Employees Only: No

Required Computer Applications: MS Office (Word and Excel)

Area of Interest: Laboratory and Research

Employment Conditions: Criminal HistorySexual Offender RegistryInternational Search

Optional Applicant Documents: Cover LetterContact information for 3 References - name, email, phone

Shift: DayEveningNightWeekend

Type of Application:(required to apply for this posting): Staff Application

Required ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: None

Preferred EducationWhat level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: Associate's Degree

Organization (Position Organization): 40480 MD-CDBT Ctr for Diabetes Tech

Preferred ExperienceWhat is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: Some - up to 4 years

Number of Work Hours Per Week:(format: xx.xxxx): 24

Working Title: DATA & LAB TECHNICIAN PRN

Is this position eligible for Telecommuting?: No

Required EducationWhat is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required