Research Assistant - Research and Evaluation Coordinator
Alberta Health Services
Edmonton, AB
As a Research Assistant, you will be part of the Decision Support Services team which supports all aspects of research, evaluation, and performance management initiatives for Addiction and Mental Health, Edmonton Zone. Using a wide range of specialized skills in the areas of evaluation, research, and performance management, you will support decision-makers and programs by providing services that support the development of best and promising practices and evidence-based addiction and mental health services. The team works in collaboration with various stakeholders including clinical staff, management, and executives.

Classification: Research Assistant EDM MH
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: UA-Research and Evaluatio-EDM
Primary Location: Edmonton Mental Health Clinic
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
FTE: 1.00
Posting End Date: 21-FEB-2019
Employee Class: Regular Full Time
Date Available: 03-MAR-2019
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 10
Shift Pattern: Days
Days Off: Saturday/Sunday
Minimum Salary: $34.03
Maximum Salary: $44.88
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
Completion of bachelor's degree in the social or behavioural sciences, social work or health related field.

Additional Required Qualifications:
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a research setting. Minimum 1 year experience in program evaluation and/or performance measurement in an Addiction and Mental Health setting. Proficiency and/or superior skills in MS Office Suite, statistical software, qualitative analysis software packages. Experience in grant preparation, report writing and oral presentations, coordination and implementation of projects, and ability to manage multiple activities and ever changing priorities. Critical thinking skills in the collection and analysis of data.

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of a broad range of health research/evaluation methodologies, program development tools, data collection procedures, and development and management of databases or information systems.