University of Utah Hourly Research Assistant (work-study VanDerslice) in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 10/21/2020
Requisition Number PRN10717N
Job Title Hourly Research Assistant
Working Title Hourly Research Assistant (work-study VanDerslice)
Job Grade B
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Sensitive Job Code?
Type Non Benefited Staff / Student
Standard Hours per Week 20
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Work Schedule Summary
We will be flexible with your school schedule. This is a work study position.
Is this a work study job? Yes
VP Area U of U Health - Academics
Department 00958 - DFPM-Administration
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range 12.00
The Division of Public Health is looking for an individual with good GIS skills to help with a research projects examining community factors and wastewater SARS -CoV-2 levels associated with outbreaks of COVID -19. The job entails identifying and acquiring community data, data entry, spatial processing, and other data tasks. We are looking for someone with good basic GIS and data skills, experience using ArcGIS v10, Excel and scientific graphing software. Experience preparing tables and scientific graphs and knowledge of statistics a plus.
This position is considered Category IIA : Not required on campus and has the ability to telework remotely for the duration of the University of Utah’s response to COVID -19. An employee hired into this role will be responsible for providing space, telephone, printing, networking and/or internet capabilities at the telecommute location and agree to the terms of the University of Utah campus and Health Academics COVID -19 Telecommuting Agreement.
Special Instructions Summary
The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: “firstname.lastname@example.org” or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: “email@example.com” .
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.