Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
5 Years of Experience Required
The PRHESH (Pubic Health Research, Epidemiology, and Surveillance in Hemoglobinopathies) project is funded by the CDC in collaboration with the State of California. This project was predated the CDC RUSH (Registry and Surveillance System for Hemoglobinopathies) funded in multiple states, including CA. The Outreach Coordinator will work with the PI at the State level and CHRCO Investigators in the development and dissemination of surveillance tools, outreach into the community, and website updates in hemoglobinopathies.
Education: Must have a high school diploma or GED and Bachelors Degree. Training in hemoglobinopathies research or clinical care preferred.
Experience: 1-2 years related work experience. Familiarity with federal or private grants is preferred.
Licensure: Driver's License
Certification: IRB sponsored CITI web based training course in the Protection of Human Research Subjects. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Must have working knowledge of computers, preferably Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Powerpoint and Microsoft Excel experience. SQL experience helpful. Must have knowledge of web design and maintenance. Able to interact with others in a courteous, professional manner with a high level of confidentiality. Excellent verbal and written communication. Experienced public speaker. Must be a self-starter with the ability to work with little or no supervision. Ability to work in fast paced environment and multi-task different job functions. Ability to effectively handle non-routine tasks or problems. Able to work some weekend hours required for outreach events. Outreach events require travel (by car) to neighboring communities in Bay Area. Travel to State meetings locally and possibly in Los Angeles. Travel to National Meetings and events by air.
Sit: Up to 8 hours/day
Stand/Walk: 3-6 hours
Bend/Stoop: Up to 3 hours
Reach: Up to 3 hours
Rep Use of UE/Grasp: Up to 8 hrs
Lift/Push/Pull: 15 lbs
This job requires the ability to hear alarms clients and/or instruction. The ability to see accurately from 20 inches to 20-ft. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function of this position.