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Research Specialist

Healthcare Staffing Professionals, Inc
Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Healthcare Staffing Professionals has an immediate need for a Research Specialist to provide services for a County Run Program designed to support healthy living throughout Los Angeles County. The program aims to reduce consumption of unhealthy foods, increase consumption of healthy foods, increase consumption of healthy beverages, reduce consumption of unhealthy beverages, increase levels of physical activity, and optimize the food system.

The Position will start immediately upon acceptance and employment clearance and the position is funded through March 31, 2021.

Pay Rate-
$5,300 per month salary ( Working a minimum of 40 hours a week)

12 holiday days
12 sick days (accrued)
10 vacation days (accrued)

Fully Funded Healthcare (anthem blue cross), Dental and Vision, Life Insurance from Initial Start Date.

Shifts: M-F
Employee will be working a minimum of 8 hours a day, from 7am to 7pm

Minimum Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor's degree in a field of the behavioral or health sciences, public policy, health policy, public health, social sciences (e.g., history, sociology, economics, political science, communications etc.) or equivalent, and one (1) year's post Bachelor's research/evaluation experience (enrollment in or experience as part of a Master's degree program in public health, public policy, public affairs or social science [e.g., history, sociology, economics, political science, communications etc.] will count towards this minimum qualification); OR a Master's degree in public health, public policy, public affairs or social science etc.)
  • Experience in Excel, Access, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Statistical Analysis System (SAS), Stata, and/or other statistical software programming; and
  • A valid California driver’s license, proof of vehicle insurance, and reliable transportation or ability to secure timely transportation for travel to a variety of sites throughout Los Angeles County.
Desirable Qualifications
· Experience in data collection, data entry, data cleaning, and data management;
· Experience in data analysis;
· Experience preparing reports detailing study findings and developing recommendations;
· Experience developing presentations and charts detailing analysis of information and data;
· Organizational skills, initiative and follow-through;
· Excellent communication and writing skills;
· Able to act with judgment, confidence, and personal initiative, and work in a fast-paced and highly visible work environment; and
· Team player with strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to internal and external relationship building.

Healthcare Staffing Professionals, Inc


Los Angeles, CA



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