Research Coordinator II - Maine Children's Cancer Program
- Scarborough, ME
- Maine Medical Center
- Part Time - Day Shift
- Professional - Clinical
- Req #: 131954
This position will be a part of the Maine Medical Center Research Institutes Clinical Trials Team working within the Maine Children’s Cancer Program. The Maine Children’s Cancer Program has a team of three Research Coordinators who oversee all facets of pediatric oncology research studies. This entails patient eligibility verification, assessment of toxicities, data management, and ensuring that all required tests and assessments are completed at the required time points. The Research Coordinators guide staff in protocol interpretation and compliance, and prepare regulatory documents for IRB submission. The ideal candidate will have the ability to work independently and also collaboratively by partnering with fellow coordinators, investigators, clinical staff, and relevant MMC departments. This is a part time - 30 hour per week, benefit eligible position.
This is a clinical and technical position responsible for coordinating clinical research.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
1. Bachelor's degree in a health science or related field required.
2. Knowledge of basic statistical principles and methods.
3. Ability to function independently and as part of a team.
4. Excellent communication skills, verbal and written.
5. 2 years of clinical experience in a healthcare setting required.
6. Demonstrable computer competency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
7. Certification by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals or Society of Clinical Research Associates preferred.
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.