University of Utah Job Description
Oversees the scientific writing process for accurate and timely submission of manuscripts, grant applications, scientific papers and abstracts. Also provides technical and design consultation in allied areas.
Bachelors degree in a related field or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience); plus two years related experience required. Exceptional organizational skills, attention to detail and demonstrated human relations and effective communication skills also required.
Care is appropriate to the population served
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
The incumbent must address discrepancies between the material submitted and publication requirements and standards and negotiate revisions and an acceptable content, which must be handled in a diplomatic manner. Documents must be reviewed for adherence to policies, for plagiarism and/or falsification of data. He/she is often responsible for establishing project production schedules and determining when to move from one stage of the process to another. Accommodations for last minute changes are subject to the discretion of the incumbent.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Office environment.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Nearly Continuously: Sitting, hearing, listening, talking.
Often: Repetitive hand motion (such as typing), walking.
Seldom: Bending, reaching overhead.
The staff member must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on his or her assigned unit. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of life span growth and development and the ability to assess data regarding the patient's status and provide care as described in the department's policies and procedures manual.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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