Swedish Medical Center Research Coordinator I - Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington


The Swedish Cancer Institute is looking for a Research Coordinator I (1.0 FTE, Day shift) at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

_ The Research Coordinator I independently coordinates research and administrative tasks in support of one or more research studies. Works with study investigators and supervisor to address study-related issues. Backs up other coordinators as needed. Supports department financial performance through budgeting, billing and as directed. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working independently and with a high level of autonomy._

In this position you will:

  • Supports Research Coordinator II, III, and manager in conduct of study visits to include but not limited to the visit preparation, vital signs, adverse events, concomitant medications, data entry, and laboratory preparation and collection

  • Perform study procedures in accordance with the protocol after appropriate training to include fibroscans, breath test, finger sticks, ECGs, vital signs, body measurements and other procedures required per study

  • Attend research department and divisional meetings, clinical team meetings, research steering committees, journal clubs and other educational events


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree. Significant experience in research coordination can be substituted for education

  • Minimum one year experience in related field

  • Basic knowledge of FDA research policies, other applicable federal regulations and/or GCP guidelines

  • Well-versed in medical and scientific terminology.

  • Familiar with medical records departments and information

  • Familiar with research protocols and standard study requirements

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) or similar professional research certification

About the First Hill Campus

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence. Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Research

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 154088