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Active Ottumwa Research Assistant

Posting ID 113653
Department Community & Behavioral Health/College of Public Health
Jobcode Temp Professional Employee
Working Title Active Ottumwa Research Assistant
Details

Location

Ottumwa, Iowa (Active Ottumwa office, 205 East Main Street)

Position Summary:

The University of Iowa Prevention Research Center will be hiring a research assistant to support the intervention activities of our Active Ottumwa research project located in Ottumwa, Iowa. Active Ottumwa’s goal is to increase the physical activity of adult residents in Ottumwa. Research assistants assist with the intervention aspect of this project by supporting the PALs (physical activity leaders) at their activities when needed and attend Active Ottumwa community events. Research assistants will work under the supervision of the AO field coordinator and will contribute with basic administrative duties as needed.

Responsibilities include:

Assisting with the Active Ottumwa intervention by helping volunteer Physical Activity Leaders with their activities, in addition to Active Ottumwa community events i.e. helping at an event by handing out flyers and or providing water.

Assist with basic office administrative tasks as needed by Field Coordinator i.e. helping to file paperwork and enter participant data.

Translating English to Spanish on calendars and flyers.

Distribution of calendars and flyers at businesses in Ottumwa.

Other duties as assigned.

10-15 hours per week, $15.00 per hour.

Position will be for 1 year.

Qualifications

Bi-lingual Spanish skills required

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Detail oriented

Basic computer skills are required.

Flexible schedule: available afternoons, evenings and weekends

Reliable and needs own transportation

How to Apply

To apply, you must submit a resume and cover letter addressing your academic and work experience to the University of Iowa, Prevention Research Center. You may email your resume to: Sandy Berto at sandy-berto@uiowa.edu or stop by our office at 205 E. Main St. in Ottumwa. Application Due Date: Friday, August 24th, 2018

Contact SANDY BERTO
Email: sandy-berto@uiowa.edu
Application Instructions You may email your resume to: Sandy Berto at sandy-berto@uiowa.edu or stop by our office at 205 E. Main St. in Ottumwa. Application Due Date: Friday, August 24th, 2018
Ad Start Date 08/01/2018
Ad End Date 08/24/2018