Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Job Number: 86505
This position is represented by SEIU Local 2007 and the collective bargaining agreement between the university and SEIU Local 2007 governs the terms and conditions of employment.
The Clinical Translational Research Unit (CTRU) of the Stanford School of Medicine is an ambulatory and laboratory services research center capable of offering both adult and pediatric bedside, phlebotomy, dietary, laboratory, and biobanking services across our research community.
We are seeking a CTRU Courier to pick up and deliver laboratory specimens from designated sites at the medical campus at Stanford university and deliver to CTRU sites such as 800 Welch Road, 3165 Porter Drive, and locations within Stanford Hospital and Clinics (SHC), and rarely others. Deliver within designated timeframe to laboratory located at 800 Welch Road. Use SU vehicle, and some walking to pick up in SHC. Specimens are packaged per Stanford University regulations and specific protocol requirements; no exposure to specimens as samples are placed in approved Biological specimen transfer bag.
Additional responsibilities include:
Record details of specimens in CTRU systems, including transport logs and electronic database. Must be performed with a high degree of accuracy.
General support admin tasks - assist with routine maintenance and logs for some equipment, e.g. temperature monitoring logs.
Assist with tests using automated instruments. Record results on paper logs and electronic database accurately.
Minimum Education and Experience Required: High School diploma or equivalent Minimum Qualifications:
Ability to obtain and maintain a California Non-commercial Class C driver's license.
Must have basic computer skills.
Must be able to use electronic and mobile devices.
Ability to use hand truck, pallet-jack and binding machines.
Ability to read, write and speak English effectively.
Certificates and Licenses Required: Valid California Non-commercial Class C Driver's license.
Must be able to lift boxes, mail bags, packages and tubs weighing up to 25 pounds.
Frequently stand, twist, bend, stoop and squat.
Must be able to perform desk-based computer entry.
Frequently exposed to hot and cold temperature extremes and inclement weather.
May be required to work overtime, evenings and weekends, including Holidays, sometimes in inclement weather conditions.
Expected to follow all safety requirements and procedures, including wearing appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) if required.
When conducting university business, must comply with the California Vehicle Code and Stanford University driving requirements.
Interpersonal Skills: Demonstrates the ability to work well with Stanford colleagues and clients and with external organizations.
Promote Culture of Safety: Demonstrates commitment to personal responsibility and value for safety; communicates safety concerns; uses and promotes safe behaviors based on training and lessons learned.
Subject to and expected to comply with all applicable University policies and procedures, including but not limited to the personnel policies and other policies found in the University's Administrative Guide, http://adminguide.stanford.edu/. and the appropriate collective bargaining agreement.
Location: School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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