25 days old

Temporary Employment - Research Nurse

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Temporary Employment - Research Nurse
Requisition Number DU06934
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $28.00 - $40.00
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification

KY Nursing License Required

Physical Requirements

Standing/sitting for long periods of time


Days, occasional evenings and weekends

Job Summary

The Center for Clinical and Translational Science is participating in a COVID-19 vaccine trial and is looking to recruit multiple Research Nurses. Employees will be responsible for obtaining COVID tests from participants and to determine eligibility and then vaccinate (IM) eligible participants. They will be responsible for drawing blood samples as needed per study protocol. They will be assessing participants for symptoms and requirements of the study post vaccination. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and must make teamwork a priority. Looking for candidates that will be flexible and dedicated to the success of this trial.

We will be reviewing applications as applicants apply and we will be filling multiple positions in this role.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Clinical experience preferred; proficient computer experience; teamwork and flexibility a must

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

BSN or ADN + 2 years clinical and/or research experience

Deadline to Apply 09/18/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-08-26 Expires: 2020-09-25

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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