Research Associate, Substance Use Research Unit
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|Location||CAN015 – San Francisco, CA|
|Salary Range||$19.23 – $21.63 with benefits.|
|Description||Public Health Foundation Enterprises, Inc. (PHFE) invites applications for the position of Research Associate in the Substance Use Research Unit (SURU) of the Center for Public Health Research of the San Francisco Department of Public Health. This is a non-exempt, benefitted, hourly position.
Under the supervision of the Research Study Coordinator, the Research Associate will be responsible for a variety of duties related to clinical trials addressing substance use and HIV risk. These studies evaluate the feasibility, acceptability, and efficacy of behavioral and pharmacological interventions for methamphetamine and opiate users. This is a time-limited, grant-funded position with non-standard work hours (may require work during evening and weekend hours).
Other Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Handling / Fingering Occasionally
Reach Outward Occasionally
Reach Above Shoulder Occasionally
Climb, Crawl, Kneel, Bend Occasionally
Lift / Carry Occasionally – Up to 50 lbs
Push/Pull Occasionally – Up to 50 lbs
Taste/ Smell Not Applicable
Not Applicable Not required for essential functions
Occasionally (0 – 2 hrs/day)
Frequently (2 – 5 hrs/day)
Constantly (5+ hrs/day)
General Office Setting, Indoors Temperature Controlled