Career Opportunities

At NRC Research Institute, we strive to obtain quality clinical research data in order to advance safe and effective therapeutics to the marketplace. 

If you enjoy new challenges, have a drive for success, and are passionate about clinical research, we welcome you to submit an application for the available positions listed below!

Open Positions

 

RNs, LVNs, and LPTs (PART-TIME/TEMPORARY)

Compensation:

DOE

We are seeking RN, LVN, or LPT candidates for 6-week part-time employment for our inpatient Clinical Research Unit (CRU). You will be hired on as a temporary contract employee.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor human research subject(s) and communicate clinical observations and results to physicians and the clinical team

  • Administer investigational drug and other concomitant medications to subject(s)

  • Assist with meals and other daily allowance distribution

  • Perform admission and discharge procedures, as needed

  • Accompany/escort subject(s) for offsite visits/walks, if applicable

 

Qualifications

  • Must possess a valid RN, LVN, or LPT license

  • Must be BCLS certified; ACLS preferred

  • Must be comfortable in working with a psychiatric population

  • Experience in clinical research is preferred but not required

  • Evidence of GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and HRP (Human Research Protections) training certification is required but may be completed upon hire, if needed [*Training stipend provided*]

 

Position Type:

This is a part-time, temporary 6-week position. Opportunities to extend or renew your contract may be available.

The following 6-hour shifts may be available :
(Mon - Fri):  1 am – 7 am,   7 pm – 1 am  
(Sat / Sun):   7 am – 1 pm,   1 pm – 7 pm, 7pm - 1am, 1am - 7am

You may sign up for 2 – 5 shifts, for a total of 12 – 30 hrs per week. When applying, please list your availability/preference and we will assign a tentative schedule based on # of shifts requested. You will be assigned the same 6-hr single shifts every week (i.e. no 12-hr, double shifts will be assigned).

There may also be an opportunity to sign up for additional shifts each week (including 12-hr double shifts), if there are available openings.


When applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume and current license.

Experienced Clinical Research Coordinator

Compensation:

$50-80k DOE

We pay a competitive salary that considers both your experience and your demonstrated ability.

*Health, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k), and other benefits are available for eligible full-time employees.

We are seeking an energetic and experienced Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) to join our team.

The CRC is responsible for the coordination and administration of clinical trials under the direction of the Principal Investigator and Scientific Director. The CRC will develop, implement, and coordinate research and administrative procedures for the successful management of clinical trials. The CRC will perform diverse administrative duties requiring a high level of knowledge of study specific protocols, as well as coordination and collaboration with research colleagues and departments.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform study procedures in accordance with GCP and study protocols

  • Coordinate protocol related research procedures, study visits, and follow-up care

  • Organize and maintain paper and electronic study data in a complete and correct manner

  • Work closely with recruitment and pre-screening teams to meet study enrollment goals

  • Adhere to an IRB approved protocol

  • Participate in the informed consent process of study subjects

  • Support the safety of clinical research patients/research participants

  • Maintain study source documents

  • Report adverse events

  • Educate subjects and family on the protocol, study intervention, study drug, etc.

  • Comply with Institutional policies, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and guidelines

  • Complete case report forms (paper & electronic data capture) and address queries

  • Facilitate study initiation, monitoring visits, and close out activities

  • Retain records/archive documents after study close out

  • Requires effective writing and communication, work as part of a team, ability to multitask

  • Act as liaison for research subject, investigator, IRB, sponsor, and healthcare professionals

  • Document investigational product (drug/device) accountability

Qualifications

  • Minimum one year Clinical Research Coordinator experience in pharmaceutical trials

  • Bachelor’s Degree required; degree in Biology and/or Psychology field preferred

  • Must be willing and able to work in a clinical setting involving a psychiatric/mentally disabled population

  • Must have ability to read and understand clinical trial protocols

  • Must have attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple tasks with precision

  • Must be adept with computers

  • Must possess excellent critical thinking skills

  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be a hardworking team player

  • Must possess strong data management skills

  • Familiarity with medical terminology/environment required

  • Available for full-time onsite position (40 hrs/week).  Hours are Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5:30 PM


*When applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume.

 

RNs, LVNs, and LPTs (PART-TIME/TEMPORARY)

Compensation:

DOE

We are seeking RN, LVN, or LPT candidates for 6-week part-time employment for our inpatient Clinical Research Unit (CRU). You will be hired on as a temporary contract employee.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor human research subject(s) and communicate clinical observations and results to physicians and the clinical team

  • Administer investigational drug and other concomitant medications to subject(s)

  • Assist with meals and other daily allowance distribution

  • Perform admission and discharge procedures, as needed

  • Accompany/escort subject(s) for offsite visits/walks, if applicable

 

Qualifications

  • Must possess a valid RN, LVN, or LPT license

  • Must be BCLS certified; ACLS preferred

  • Must be comfortable in working with a psychiatric population

  • Experience in clinical research is preferred but not required

  • Evidence of GCP (Good Clinical Practice) and HRP (Human Research Protections) training certification is required but may be completed upon hire, if needed [*Training stipend provided*]

 

Position Type:

This is a part-time, temporary 6-week position. Opportunities to extend or renew your contract may be available.

The following 6-hour shifts may be available :
(Mon - Fri):  1 am – 7 am,   7 pm – 1 am  
(Sat / Sun):   7 am – 1 pm,   1 pm – 7 pm, 7pm - 1am, 1am - 7am

You may sign up for 2 – 5 shifts, for a total of 12 – 30 hrs per week. When applying, please list your availability/preference and we will assign a tentative schedule based on # of shifts requested. You will be assigned the same 6-hr single shifts every week (i.e. no 12-hr, double shifts will be assigned).

There may also be an opportunity to sign up for additional shifts each week (including 12-hr double shifts), if there are available openings.


When applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume and current license.

 

Assistant Recruitment Coordinator

Compensation:

$15/hr

NRC Research Institute also offers competitive benefit packages & opportunities for advancement.

We are seeking a motivated Assistant Recruitment Coordinator to join our research team.

 

We specialize in pharmaceutical clinical research trials for CNS Disorders such as Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD, Depression, and Alzheimer's Disease.

 

The individual in this entry-level position is responsible for performing patient recruitment in person and over the phone. The Assistant Recruitment Coordinator will identify eligible research subjects for active clinical trials to ensure sponsor and trial timelines are met. Room for growth.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ability to professionally conduct patient interviews and medical history intakes in person and over the phone

  • Comfortable leaving voicemails or being on the phone for extended amounts of time to pre-screen and register interested participants into site database

  • Demonstrate a strong working knowledge of medical terminology, medical conditions/diagnoses and related therapies to appropriately recruit eligible patients

  • Meet key performance metrics and other quality assurance requirements

  • Demonstrate understanding of clinical trials and enrollment procedures within GCP (Good Clinical Practice) guidelines. Training on the job.

  • Comprehend and transition between numerous clinical trials at any given time

  • Act as the liaison between clinicians and study coordinators to increase enrollment activities

  • Understand the key factors that draw patients to clinical trials to assist in developing successful recruitment and retention strategies

  • Assist in strategizing and problem-solving to overcome enrollment obstacles

  • Additionally, there will be various administrative duties including, but not limited too, data entry, making copies, filing, and scanning documents.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Minimum of one (1) year of recruiting or marketing experience preferred

  • Phone experience preferred

  • Must possess a professional and friendly attitude and be able to quickly develop a rapport with potential patients over the phone and in person

  • Possess excellent communication skills with the ability to provide a high volume of service, along with a high quality of work.

  • Hard-working team player

  • Ability to multi-task and have a strong attention to detail.

  • Ability to learn and navigate new software quickly and be adept with computers

 

Position Type:

Full-time (40hrs/week).  Monday through Friday (Monday/Thursday/Friday 9 am - 5:30 pm & Tuesday/Wednesday 10 am - 6:30 pm); schedule flexibility is also required for occasional community event programs which may fall on weekends.

*Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, some or most of these days may be Work From Home for the time being

*Hire date will most likely be over Summer 2021


*When applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume.

Psychologist

Compensation:

DOE

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  NRC Research Institute also offers competitive benefit packages.

NRC Research Institute is seeking a full-time Psychologist for its Orange, CA research site. The individual will regularly collaborate with Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Clinical Research Coordinators, Medical Monitors, and Pharmaceutical representatives. You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients. The Psychologist will be instrumental in the planning, implementation, coordination, and execution of activities associated with pharmaceutical development.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Administer various clinical efficacy scales on different patient populations, such as Schizophrenia, Major Depressive Disorder, ADHD, Bipolar Disorder, Alzheimer’s disease, etc.

  • Follow guidelines set forth by study protocols written by various pharmaceutical companies.

  • Write comprehensive psychological in-take reports to document and confirm a DSM-5 diagnosis by utilizing data points from clinical efficacy scales. In addition, the Psychologist may have to interact with Medical Monitors from pharmaceutical companies to clarify any diagnosis query

  • Work closely with the Principal Investigator, Sub-Investigators and Clinical Research Coordinators to ensure clinical assessments are done according to the standards of Good Clinical Practices. There may be opportunity to be involved in presentations and publications of clinical research results.

  • Communicate with collaborating physicians or specialists regarding patient care

  • Complete training through web-portals and/or meetings to obtain rater certification on certain scales. Travel to Investigator Meetings may be requested.

  • Report directly to the Director of Clinical Research and/or Principal Investigator on a daily basis.

 

Qualifications

  • Doctoral degree in clinical psychology/Experimental Psychology, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, or a related area with relevant experience and/or training. A Ph.D/Psy.D in Clinical Psychology is highly desirable

  • Superior patient interviewing skills, including ability to confirm DSM-5 diagnosis with all available data

  • Able to synthesize data from clinical assessment scales and medical records

  • Superior writing skills, including ability to cohesively document psychiatric history, symptoms, and DSM-5 diagnosis

  • Ability to build rapport with patients

  • Ability to use different technology platforms to administer clinical assessments

  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Able to effectively collaborate with other clinicians and staff members

  • Have a fundamental understanding of statistics and research design

  • Experience working in pharmaceutical research and development is preferred but not required

Position Type:

Full-Time (40hrs/week).  Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm.

                          
*When applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume and current license (if applicable).

 

Entry-Level Clinical Research Coordinator

Compensation:

$16-20/hr

*Health, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k), and other benefits are available for eligible full-time employees.

We are seeking an energetic Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) to join our team.

The CRC is responsible for the coordination and administration of clinical trials under the direction of the Principal Investigator and Scientific Director. The CRC will develop, implement, and coordinate research and administrative procedures for the successful management of clinical trials. The CRC will perform diverse administrative duties requiring a high level of knowledge of study specific protocols, as well as coordination and collaboration with research colleagues and departments.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform study procedures in accordance with GCP and study protocols

  • Coordinate protocol related research procedures, study visits, and follow-up care

  • Organize and maintain paper and electronic study data in a complete and correct manner

  • Work closely with recruitment and pre-screening teams to meet study enrollment goals

  • Adhere to an IRB approved protocol

  • Participate in the informed consent process of study subjects

  • Support the safety of clinical research patients/research participants

  • Maintain study source documents

  • Report adverse events

  • Educate subjects and family on the protocol, study intervention, study drug, etc.

  • Comply with Institutional policies, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and guidelines

  • Complete case report forms (paper & electronic data capture) and address queries

  • Facilitate study initiation, monitoring visits, and close out activities

  • Retain records/archive documents after study close out

  • Requires effective writing and communication, work as part of a team, ability to multitask

  • Act as liaison for research subject, investigator, IRB, sponsor, and healthcare professionals

  • Document investigational product (drug/device) accountability

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree required; degree in Biology and/or Psychology field preferred

  • Must be willing and able to work in a clinical setting involving a psychiatric/mentally disabled population

  • Must have ability to read and understand clinical trial protocols

  • Must have attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple tasks with precision

  • Must be adept with computers

  • Must possess excellent critical thinking skills

  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be a hardworking team player

  • Must possess strong data management skills

  • Familiarity with medical terminology/environment required

  • Available for full-time onsite position (40 hrs/week).  Hours are Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5:30 PM


*When applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume.

 

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