Part-Time Human Research Tech

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:
Work Unit:
Penn State College of Medicine
Full/Part Time:


The Penn State Hershey College of Medicine is seeking a part-time (15-20 hours per week) team member to support a program consisting of multiple projects and collaborative partnerships focused on improving health outcomes at a community level. This position will support the Research Project Manager with the programs focused for implementing and evaluating locally tailored practice- and evidence-based strategies related to nutrition, physical activity, and community-clinical linkages in Reading, Pennsylvania. Duties include: recruit participants, maintain participant database, organize and update study documentation, monitor collected data for accuracy, review data, and participate in technical writing. This individual must have excellent organizational skills, flexibility, a high level of attention to detail, local knowledge of health disparities among minority populations in these regions and experience engaging the community to disseminate culturally relevant solutions. It is essential that the applicant be able to maintain effective relationships, follow through with team responsibilities, and communicate clearly and accurately both verbally and in writing. The position will be based out of Reading, Pennsylvania and will require local/regional traveling. Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree or higher plus two years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The ideal candidate will be bilingual in English and Spanish. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.

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