Injury Prevention Assistant

Surgical Services Worcester, Massachusetts


Position at UMass Memorial Medical Center

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Requisition #: (214809
Title: Injury Prevention Assistant  
Department:  Injury Prevention Center
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center
Grade: Injury Prevention Center
Posting Date: June 9 2021
Shift: Per Diem
Status: Non-Exempt
per diem 10-20 hours per week
may involve some weekends or evenings
Position Summary:
Under the direction of the Injury Prevention Coordinator, performs a variety of activities related to education and movement of Injury Prevention Exhibits that tour UMMHC, schools, and other community events. Communicates and presents scripted educational content to participants at events related to Safety and Injury Prevention.  
Major Responsibilities: 

  • Delivers scripted educational content to participants at events. Administers surveys as required.
  • Compiles records, surveys, and data as required. Submits to Program Coordinator as requested.
  • Completes accurately all records required.
  • Attends variety of meetings, conferences, seminars as required or directed.
  • Operates light trucks, vans and other vehicles to events.
Position Qualifications:
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Two years driving experience required.
  • Must possess appropriate Massachusetts motor vehicle operator’s license.
  • Must pass externally and internally administered CORI and driving record checks as required.
  • Employees must be at least 18 years of age to perform this role.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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