The position will assist with COVID 19 random sampling and testing for Prairie View A&M University students.Â This positions is funding by the CARES Act/MSI funding and the temporary assignment for this position is through April 2021.
These positions are not student employment eligible.
Set Up/Break Down: Places Student Testing Here Yards around the property; Â sets up the tents prior to the event; marks ground with Xâ™s for students to stand for registration & observation; ensures each tent has its supplies (registration & observation); and fills cooler(s) with ice, bottled water and sets up at testing location(s).Â Takes downthetentsandpackthemup; takes downthetestingyardsigns;Â loadgolfcartstotransportitems; and dumps theice fromthecooler as needed.
On-Site Registration: Checks-instudents,scanstestingbagbarcode and writes student nameonthebag; and directs studentsto theobservationtent(s).
Observation: Instructstestersthroughthe testingprocessfrom asafedistance and guides test on how to dropbagincollectionbox.
Contact Tracing/Case Investigation: Â Attend training for contact tracing procedures. Begin contacting students from the Contract Tracing List within 1 hour of notification of the List Update. Call students who have tested positive to get recent contacts and locations on campus, inform of the university COVID policy and support services available. Â Contact all recent contacts to inform them of contact with a confirmed positive WITHOUT ever disclosing the identity of the confirmed positive and inform of the university COVID policy and support services available. Input all positive & contact information into the Qualtrics survey to update the Student Wellness Report Â Informs designated Health Services and Risk & Management & Safety staff upon completion of tracing/case investigations.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Required Education & Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Prior work experience preferred.
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications. Â
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work with sensitive information and maintain confidentiality.Â
Curative testing is an oral PCR test that requires no direct contact with any individual being tested or the testing specimen.
Employee is required to observe and instruct individuals through self-collection of the specimen and the individual places the specimen in a bag and drops the bag in a box to complete the testing process.
Employees are required to wear a mask during the process.
Job Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled
Please attach all required documents listed belowÂ in the attachment box labeled as either âœResume/CV or Resume/Cover Letterâ on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the âœResume/CVâ or Resume/Cover Letterâ attachment box. Â Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Cover Letter
Â·Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via theÂ PVAMUÂ Career site.
The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or firstname.lastname@example.org should you need assistance with the online application process.
Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. It is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by addressing issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.