Research Nurse Coordinator II, Licensed

Job Description:

Seattle Children's Research Institute in Seattle, WA is looking for a Research Coordinator-Licensed II for the Heart Center's research initiative. The position will report to the Division Chief of Cardiology and will support Heart Center investigators in the organization, implementation and completion of clinical research. The Research Coordinator will maintain regulatory documents; assist the Principal Investigators in the planning of protocol implementation and site initiation visits; and perform routine monitoring of clinical studies. Along with the PIs, ensure that research projects are conducted in compliance with federal regulations, institutional/departmental guidelines, and standards of Good Clinical Practice.


Required Education/Experience:

  • BS in Nursing - Minimum of three (3) years nursing experience, to include a combination of the following: - At least one (1) year of cardiology or neurology nursing experience - Pediatric experience - Research experience.

Required Credentials:

  • Current Washington State licensure to practice nursing. - At time of hire: Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers is required for all positions. Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition and Stabilization (PEARS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) will be accepted in lieu of BLS for Healthcare Providers. - As a condition of employment: Current BLS for Health Care Providers is to be maintained at all times by all nurses. Note: current PALS and/or PEARS will be accepted in lieu of BLS, and must be maintained as current at all times. Employees are responsible for any costs (including time away from work) associated with obtaining PALS or PEARS certification if it is not a requirement of the position. (ACLS will not be accepted as a substitute to the requirements listed above.) - Nurses working in select Research departments may additionally be required to obtain PEARS within 180 days of employment, or may be required to obtain PALS within 90 days of employment. PEARS or PALS is to be maintained at all times.

Preferred: - Master's Degree in Nursing - At least five (5) years research experience - Prior experience in assigned clinical research specialty area - Completion of the Ethics Course recognized by Seattle Children's IRB.

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