University of Virginia RESEARCH NURSE PRN in Charlottesville, Virginia

Posting Summary:

The Center for Diabetes Technology at the University of Virginia is seeking Registered Nurses to work on a PRN basis. This position requires performing blood draws on study participants and knowledge of study research procedures and protocols in an inpatient laboratory setting. Shifts include day, evening, night, weekend and holiday. Shifts are scheduled according to the needs of the study. Employees will report on an as-needed (PRN) basis, no more than 40 hours per week.

Qualified candidates must be a licensed RN and have at least one year of nursing experience and a CPR certification or equivalent by date of hire. Skills acquired during training may be considered in lieu of experience.

This part-time wage position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation 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 required, please specify kind of experience:

A minimum of 1 year of nursing experience is required. Skills acquired during training may be considered in lieu of experience.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  1. Ability to perform blood draws from indwelling catheter.
  2. Ability to insert intravenous catheters that are appropriate for drawing blood.
  3. Knowledge of laboratory procedures and protocols.
  4. Ability to operate a centrifuge
  5. Ability to learn how to operate YSI blood glucose analyzer.

Required Applicant Documents: CV / Resume

Department: Center for Diabetes Technology

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

If any experience is preferred, please specify kind of experience: At least 2 years of clinical research nursing experience preferred.

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: 08-01-2017

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=78962

Anticipated Hiring Range: $35.00 - $45.00 per hour dependent upon qualifications

Posting Number: 0618631

If degree or equivalent experience required, please specify:(Entries to the right will appear in the posting for this position.)Degree Requirements Analysis: Associate's Degree or higher in Nursing.

Number of Months/Year: 12

Drug Testing Required?(Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included): Yes

Position Type: Hourly Wage

Posting for UVA Employees Only: No

Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Office

Area of Interest: Nursing

Employment Conditions: Criminal HistorySexual Offender RegistryInternational SearchDegree ValidationDrug Test

If yes, what is the required License or Certification.: RN (Registered Nurse) CPR certification or equivalent

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.: No Response

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: RESEARCH NURSE 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.: Associate's Degree or Equivalent