|Department||Community & Behavioral Health/College of Public Health|
|Jobcode||Temp Professional Employee|
|Working Title||Active Ottumwa Research Assistant|
Ottumwa, Iowa (Active Ottumwa office, 205 East Main Street)
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.
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.
Bi-lingual Spanish skills required
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
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 or stop by our office at 205 E. Main St. in Ottumwa. Application Due Date: Friday, August 24th, 2018
|Application Instructions||You may email your resume to: Sandy Berto at firstname.lastname@example.org 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|