Human Research Technologist

Penn State University

College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Level/Salary Band:
  • 02 – G – Non-exempt
  • 03 – H – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Full/Part Time:


The Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology is seeking candidates for a human research technologist to work on a clinical trial for subjects with Type 2 Diabetes. This is a full time 30-hour per week grant-funded position starting in October 2019, and running until the end of December 2024. Flexible work hours needed between 8am-5pm. The primary responsibilities of the position are: recruit, screen, schedule and conduct study visits for the clinical trial. Other duties include maintain subject database, monitor incoming data for accuracy, code and score observational data, conduct data collection and monitor the safety and confidentiality of the project and its subjects. This job will be filled as a level 2 or level 3, depending upon the successful candidate's competencies, education, and experience. Typically requires an Associate's degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience for a level 2. Additional experience and/or education and competencies are required for higher level jobs. Applicants should have human subject research experience, work well independently and as a member of a team, have strong communication skills, be conscientious, detail oriented, and have good organizational and time management skills. This is a fixed term appointment funded one year from date of hire with the possibility of refunding The position is 30 hrs per week.

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

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088