Do you want to watch clinical development change, or do you want to be the one to shape it?
Because we’re hoping you’re here for the latter.
Who are we?
We Are PRA.
We are 13,000+ employees strong, operating in more than 85 countries. We are committed to saving lives and we are constantly striving to be the best at what we do. Our impact is real and we see it every single day. We help get life-saving drugs into the hands of those who need them most.
Who are you?
A skilled Medical Assistant, EMT, or Phlebotomist looking to use your skills in an ever-changing environment? Or a healthcare professional looking for a career that can impact the lives of millions? Still with me? Good! Then an opportunity as a Medical Research Associate in our Clinical Research Organization is the career for you!
What will you be doing?
In short, you will be responsible for meeting/greeting clinical research volunteers as they come into the clinic, checking their vitals (height, weight, blood pressure, BMI), some administrative duties, and essentially making sure the study participants are healthy enough to participate in the clinical trial according the protocol of a study.
What do you need to have?
• Read, write, and speak English; fluent in host country language required.
• High School Diploma or G.E.D. required.
• Undergraduate degree in a clinical, health- related area and/or minimum 1 year of equivalent work experience with similar position, basic admin skills - prefer MS Word and Excel experience
• 1+ years work experience in a medical or clinical field preferred
• Basic Life Support (BLS)/Phlebotomist Certification preferred
• Medical Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Medication Aide, Telemetry Technician, or Laboratory Technician preferred.
• To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.
PRA is an EEO/AA employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities