The Temporary COVID Testing Assistant will be responsible for supporting Syracuse University COVID-19 surveillance testing sites on the University's campus where asymptomatic students, staff, and faculty self-collect saliva samples. Reporting to the Syracuse University COVID Project Management Office, the Testing Assistant will support day to day testing site administration responsibilities for testing of a cohort of asymptomatic students and employees. This includes check-in functions, assistance with scheduling issues, and providing a calming and reassuring presence for the individual providing a sample. Testing Assistants will provide instruction and guidance on the sample collection process. There is no direct patient contact in this role. Additionally, Testing Assistants will support sample pooling operations in the University's pooling laboratory.
Internal Number: 85643
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