Study Technician 9/2/2016
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Los Angeles, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Title:
Staff Res Assoc II-Nonexempt
UCLA Semel - Westwood, CA
$22.57 / $3927
$36.32 / $6320
Layoff Referral Deadline:
Design and produce materials for study recruitment, Create print and radio ads for the study, Acquire applicable Coordinating Center and IRB approvals, Post materials in appropriate locations for target populations, Arrange marketing schedules with advertising companies in the area, including print and radio, Create/acquire POs for vendors, Review existing databases for eligible study participants, Contact using Coordinating Center and IRB approved methods, Create retention materials for enrolled subjects, Acquire applicable Coordinating Center and IRB approvals, Mail retention materials to enrolled subjects, Create and maintain new subject database, following IRB policies, Participate in planning calls and meetings as necessary.
MRI certified: Required
BS or BA degree: Preferred
Two years or more experience in SRA or equivalent role: Required
Skill in analyzing information, problems, situations, or procedures to: define the problem or objective; identify relevant concerns or factors; identify patterns, tendencies and relationships; formulate logical and objective conclusions; and recognize alternatives and their implications. All tasks, required.
Skill in establishing priorities, which accurately reflect relative importance of job duties. All tasks, required.
Skill in working as part of a team; collaborating with colleagues. All tasks, required.
Skill in coordinating various actions by determining the time and sequence of events to be taken in accord with standard policies practice. All tasks, required.
Skill in prioritizing assignments to complete work in a timely manner when there changes in workload; changes in assignments; pressures of deadlines; competing requirements; and heavy workload. All tasks, required.
Skill in working independently and following through on assignments with minimal direction. All tasks, required.
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively verbally and in writing. Ability to comprehend technical and procedure manuals records written in Standard English. All tasks, required.
Ability to work and practice professional relationships with research subjects, patients and families. All tasks, required.
Computer skills including word processing, email systems, file transfer, spreadsheets, data entry, data base maintenance, including the ability to enter data and maintain study records. All tasks, required.
Fluency in English and Spanish. All tasks, preferred.
Ability to operate Siemens MRI System. All tasks, required.
Ability to administer neuropsychological tests as necessary. All tasks, required.
Ability to use Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, and Microsoft PowerPoint in preparation of research diagrams and presentations. Preferred