PIRE’s Chapel Hill Center is looking for a bi-lingual (English/Spanish) Research Assistant II/Surveyor to assist with conducting phone surveys.  The Surveyor will be asking about the health of people who use drugs. This part-time temporary position will work approximately 10-15 hours per week with hours falling between 8am-7pm EST Monday through Friday, with some weekend hours as needed. The pay range for this position is $18-$23 per hour. This temporary project runs through June 2023, with the possibility of an extension if the project continues. This is a remote position, and a PIRE computer will be provided for use during the project.


·       Conduct anonymous 30-minute phone surveys in both English and Spanish

·       Using REDCap to enter survey data

·       Answer incoming phone calls

About PIRE

PIRE has a significant national presence in the area of applied science, with funded research projects at its centers on prevention, treatment, and policy research. PIRE social scientists and practitioners continually focus on the design and implementation of complex program evaluation strategies and the conduct of research related to health and social issues, and criminal justice. PIRE practitioners and scientists provide training and technical assistance in many health-related areas to states and communities that are attempting to improve public health.

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