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Sorry, the application deadline for this position was 6/23/2021

Reference Number: 000001485
Posted Date: 6/9/2021
Closing Date: 6/23/2021

Department: Lunenfeld Tanenbaum Research Institute
Position: Research Coordinator I

POSITION TITLE  Research Coordinator I
DEPARTMENT  LTRI
EMPLOYMENT TYPE  Temporary Full Time
HOURS OF WORK  37.5 hours per week
EMPLOYEE GROUP  Non Union
REPORTS TO  Principal Investigator

The Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute of Mount Sinai Hospital, a University of Toronto affiliated research centre, is one of the world's leading centres in biomedical research.  With ground-breaking discoveries in research areas such as diabetes, genetic disorders, cancer and women’s and infants’ health, the Institute is committed to excellence in health research and the training of young investigators.  Strong partnerships with the clinical programs of Mount Sinai Hospital ensure that scientific knowledge is used to promote human health.  Your significant contributions will assist in maintaining our momentum in advancing our research.

Job Description:

Applications are now being accepted for the above appointment. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the operation of the genetics clinic. Clinical responsibilities will include organization of patient referrals, gathering family pedigrees and medical histories, gathering and summarizing health records, providing patient health information to other professional staff, contacting families for further information, and tracking test results and Ministry of Health applications for services.  Additional responsibilities will include database creation, management and research initiatives.

Educational Requirements:

  • BSc in Biology or Genetics or in a health care field

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of genetics principles and theory
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent inter-personnel and customer service skills 
  • Previous related experience in a clinical genetics setting is an asset
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently
  • Strong organizational and time management skills

In accordance with Institute’s policy and legislated health and safety requirements, employment is conditional upon the verification of credentials, completion of a health review, and demonstrating proof of immunity and vaccination status of vaccine-preventable diseases. Successful candidates will be required to provide two (2) written reference letters from their former employer(s)/supervisor(s).

We are a fully committed to fairness and equity in employment and our recruitment and selection practices. We encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, members of racialized groups, women and any others who may contribute to the further diversification of our Sinai Health community. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under our Access for People with Disabilities policy. Applicants need to make their requirements known in advance.

The Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute is a scent sensitive environment, and all members of the community are expected to refrain from wearing or using scented products while visiting or working at the Institute. We also support a barrier-free workplace supported by the Institute’s accessibility plan, accommodation and disability management policies and procedures. Should you require accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, including accessible job postings, please contact the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Human Resources Department.

 

Posting open until June 23, 2021. We thank all candidates for applying. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

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