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Data Entry Assistant

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 12/12/2017
Working Title Data Entry Assistant
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Spring
Job Type Student
Job Category Research
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Data Entry Assistant. He or she will perform data entry into an established medical database in the Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, related to surgical outcomes for hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC) procedures. Data entry will be into the REDCap database platform. The student will also perform data mining, quality control to verify accuracy of past entries.

Job Requirements

The student should be able to work with computers, large databases, and be familiar with medical terminology. Experience with REDCap and using electronic medical records would be helpful. This position is well-suited for science/pre-med undergrads and medical students.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $10.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 3
Anticipated Hours per Week 8-20
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location Suite 4E UPMC Cancer Pavilion-Shadyside
Posting Number S-05949-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents