Human Research Technologist 1

College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
01 – E – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Full/Part Time:


Draft protocols and consent forms; coordinate abstraction of patient data from charts in compliance with protocols; assure the collection of subject data based on protocol. Build and maintain RED Cap databases for studies. Recruit subjects for clinical trials; describe the study, procedures, risks, benefits, and eligibility requirements. Schedule patient participation and data collection for studies; maintain subject/participant database. Serve as liaison with Principal Investigator, physicians and Human Subjects Protection Office. Complete and submit Institutional Review Board (IRB) paperwork and modifications. Develop and organize research materials such as visit forms, spreadsheets, and other documents. Coordinate the development of new research protocols and assist in application development. Interface with support departments that may be involved in protocols, study start-up, recruitment and close-out. Maintain subject database; monitor incoming data for accuracy; monitor the safety and confidentiality of the project and its subjects. Must have excellent organizational, time-management, multitasking, and communication skills. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088