Columbia, Missouri – Clinical Assistant

Reports to: Manager, Clinical Operations

Position Summary:

Responsible for assisting in screening of subjects and ongoing compliance checks, collection of test specimens from subjects (with the exception of blood collection), assisting Nursing staff in obtaining Vital Signs, Height/Weight, Body Mass Index (BMI) and ECG data, and other activities in support of subject monitoring. Activities will also include processing of blood samples in a laboratory setting and assistance with preparing them for shipment. Will also serve meals and assist in keeping the Clinic clean. These activities require that the CA read, understand, and train to the study protocol provided.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review study protocol and participate in the protocol training meeting prior to performing any study related activities.
  • Compliance check on subjects
  • Collect urine samples as well as other specimens as required.
  • Assist Nursing staff with obtaining Vital Signs, Height/Weight, Body Mass Index (BMI) and ECG
  • Perform drug/cotinine screen and alcohol test as well as urine pregnancy test.
  • Process and ship lab
  • Assist in drug administration by performing hand and mouth check
  • Serve and/or monitor meals
  • Maintain accurate, complete, legible and timely data entry
  • Perform screening reception duties as required, including but not limited to ID verification
  • Perform data review of the source and/or other related documents as required.
  • Perform any other duties as required by Group Leader, Manager, Designee


  • CPR & First Aid certification preferred
  • International Air Transportation Association (IATA) Certification, preferred
  • Flexible hours depending on business requirements.
  • Rotating shifts and weekend requirements


If you are interested or know of someone who would be interested in applying for this position, please send your resume to no later than October 15, 2018