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Clinical Research Associate I - Seattle Children’s

Location: Seattle
Full-time position
Closing Date: July 6, 2018
Job #12674
Posted: June 6, 2018
Description:

Clinical Research Associate I

This position is based in Yakima and is part of a large NIH-funded study called ECHO PATHWAYS; the overall aim of this study is to determine how multiple exposures in utero to multiple chemical and non-chemical (i.e. psychosocial) stressors are related to childhood neurodevelopment and airway health. We are currently conducting observational study visits with children 4 – 6 years old and a parent.

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Assist with study recruitment and scheduling through various methods including telephone, email, and mailings
  • Provide administrative support to the research team including preparing for study visits and follow-up reporting to participating families
  • Data entry and maintenance of databases and study files
  • Assist in general implementation of the clinical study

Minimum Education and Experience:

Required Education/Experience:

- Bachelor’s Degree in Social Studies, Biology, or related scientific discipline, or equivalent combination of education and experience. - Minimum of one (1) year of related research experience

Preferred:

- Pediatric research experience.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of software applications, and proficiency using MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel & Access)
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Good organizational skills, and detail-oriented
  • Able to establish and maintain productive work relationships
  • Able to work independently and with minimal to moderate supervision
  • Able to work collaboratively in a team environment

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