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Research Assistant 2, Radiation Oncology Clinical Trials - BC Cancer Vancouver

Research Assistant 2, Radiation Oncology Clinical Trials

BC Cancer

Vancouver

 

As per the current Public Health Order, full vaccination against COVID-19 is a condition of employment with PHSA as of October 26, 2021.

 

A successful Research Assistant 2 will have technical writing skills and familiarity with clinical or biomedical research methodologies and data management in order to support the Department Head, Principal Investigator with experiments by following established laboratory procedures.

 

 

What you’ll do

 

  • Execute a variety of established technical procedures according to written protocols.
  • Perform experiments by following established laboratory procedures according to written protocols.
  • Record results, including computer data entry.
  • Provide input regarding modification of procedures as requested by the Department Head, Principal Investigator, or designate.
  • Maintain updated procedural documentation and data collection instruments for clinical studies.
  • Maintain and stores test materials and products.
  • Keep inventory of laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • May demonstrate work methods or procedures to less experienced assistants as designated

 

What you bring

 

  • A level of education, training, and experience equivalent to graduation from a recognized Bachelor’s program in an appropriate discipline (Bachelor of Science). 
  • Two (2) years of recent related experience in a research laboratory.

 

What we bring 

 

Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

 

  • Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
  • Access to professional development opportunities through our in-house training programs, including +2,000 courses, such as our San’yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training course, or Core Linx for Leadership roles.
  • PHSA is a remote work friendly employer, welcoming flexible work options to support our people (eligibility may vary, depending on position).
  • Perks include access to fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.

 

Job Type: Casual
Location: 675 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver  V5Z 1G1

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Hours of Work: Monday - Friday; 08:00 - 16:00
Requisition Number: 119798

 

 

What we do

 

BC Cancer provides comprehensive cancer control for the people of British Columbia.

 

BC Cancer is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).

 

The Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) plans, manages and evaluates specialized health services with the BC health authorities to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people throughout the province. Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate – Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose.

 

Learn more about PHSA and our programs: jobs.phsa.ca/programs-and-services

 

PHSA and BC Cancer are committed to employment equity, encouraging all qualified individuals to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, background and experience, and value a safe, inclusive and welcoming environment.