Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The Pediatric Public Health Initiative, under the direction of Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, seeks a team of Interviewers for its CDC-funded grant to establish a Flint Registry. The Flint Registry’s goal is to connect people who were impacted by the Flint Water Crisis to resources and programs that serve to minimize the effects of lead on their health while promoting wellness and recovery.
The Interviewers will administer surveys over the phone and in person using pre-formatted scripts on a computer program and/or paper in accordance with specified protocols and procedures; and will enter data into a database, verify source documents/information; obtain missing data, compile data for reports, and perform data searches as requested.
The ideal candidate will have experience collecting information through scripted interviews and surveys, entering responses into a database, and communicating and working with people of all ages.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge normally acquired from specialized training such as that acquired in one year of Data Processing or Key Punching; up to six months related experience in data processing, key entry or database; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
• High School Diploma or GED • Experience in making phone calls to individuals without prior introduction (cold calls) • Experience collecting information through scripted interviews and surveys, entering data into a database, and working with people of all ages. • Knowledge of the Flint community and/or Flint water crisis • Available to work some nights and weekends • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills • Experience communicating with people of all ages • Excellent computer skills, types at least 40 words per minute • Data entry experience • Multi-tasking skills
Required Application Materials
3 Professional References with contact information
Please note there are 6 Data Entry Operator positions. You need to apply to each separate posting.
Some nights and weekends will be required.
Description of End Date
This is a limited term position funded for one year from date of hire with possible extension contingent upon funding renewal.
Bidding and Eligibility Ends on 3/19/19 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 564709
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