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Research Assistant

Merieux NutriSciences Addison, IL

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
OVERVIEW:
Purposeof the job: To assist with the conduct of studytrials, preparing all necessary materials for day to day functions,facilitating study enrollment and supporting the laboratory.

Works with study coordinators and physicians to ensure participant safety and enrollment in clinical trials.
Provides administrative and clinical support, including front desk check in and next day chart preparation
Performs vital signs, height and weight measurements, ECGs and assisting with participant visits, as needed.
Perform recruitment calls and interact with potential participants to determine study eligibility.
Attend and interact in study kickoff meetings.
Maintain a high level of knowledge and understanding of assigned protocols
Provide necessary clinic and lab support for day to day functions. 
Complete study related documents including data entry. 
Adhere to Good Clinical Practices
Contribute to our professional and company image. 
Able to support the laboratory, specifically: Collect routine blood and urine specimens; Collect timed specimens, utilizing IVs at times; Process and ship patient samples to various reference laboratories; Order and process incoming supplies; Adhere to CDC recommendations and OSHA requirements

REQUIREMENTS:
Medical Technician or Certified Nursing Assistant or Patient Care Tech
BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience
Outstanding customer service skills
Excellent communicator and creative thinker
Must have the capacity to interact/consult with both internal interlocutors (all clinical and administrative staff) as well as external interlocutors (work directly with public stakeholders and engage study participants)
Bonus: previous experience in clinical research
Bonus: 1-2 years phlebotomy experience

Company Description
Mérieux NutriSciences is dedicated to improving food safety and quality through nutritional research, scientific excellence and innovation at every step of the food supply chain.

Food safety and quality are at the very heart of our expertise as a leading partner to the global food industry.

From isolating and identifying foodborne pathogens to guaranteeing product stability and nutritional content, we offer a full portfolio of contract research services to ensure the quality and safety of foods from concept development to retail shelf.

Mérieux NutriSciences professionals can help food companies develop and implement their Food Safety Plan according to the applicable regulations.

Around the world, Mérieux NutriSciences offers testing, auditing, consulting, training, and research services – all of which can be customized to meet the needs of manufacturers, food processors, caterers and retailers.

Merieux NutriSciences

Why Work Here?
Merieux NutriSciences is dedicated to protecting consumers health and we are always looking for dedicated members to join our team!

Mérieux NutriSciences is dedicated to improving food safety and quality through nutritional research, scientific excellence and innovation at every step of the food supply chain. Food safety and quality are at the very heart of our expertise as a leading partner to the global food industry. From isolating and identifying foodborne pathogens to guaranteeing product stability and nutritional content, we offer a full portfolio of contract research services to ensure the quality and safety of foods from concept development to retail shelf. Mérieux NutriSciences professionals can help food companies develop and implement their Food Safety Plan according to the applicable regulations. Around the world, Mérieux NutriSciences offers testing, auditing, consulting, training, and research services – all of which can be customized to meet the needs of manufacturers, food processors, caterers and retailers.

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Addison, IL
USA

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Science

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