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Clinical Trial Screening Technician

Covance 4/9/2019 2:26:26 PM
JOB ID: 29223 Category: Clinical Operations Entry Level
Leeds, United Kingdom



Job Overview

* Clinical Trial Screening Technician required to work for Covance in Leeds, Yorkshire, UK
* GCSE educated; no previous Experience required; you will receive full on the job training
* Zero hours contract - we are looking for someone who can work as close to 37 hours Monday to Friday, normal office hours
* For solid performers will very likely lead to permanent employment with excellent opportunities to progress
* Office based in Leeds, Yorkshire, UK

Join our growing team and discover your extraordinary potential by working as a Covance Clinical Trial Screening Technician within our Early Phase (Phase I) clinical research unit. Covance is a Contract Research Organisation; we carry out clinical trials on behalf of our pharmaceutical and biotechnology clients. A phase I trial is the first time a drug is tested on human subjects. We are looking for a GCSE educated candidate, you do not need to have any Experience , we will train you in the following:

Job Primary Functions

* Read protocols in order to assist with screening procedures necessary to determine participant qualification as well as to understand the Inclusion and Exclusion criteria for the study
* Work with Project/Study Manager and Screening/Recruitment Supervisor to arrange any special screening procedures that may be necessary for the study
* Provide assistance to ensure that recruiting questionnaire is accurate in helping to determine eligibility of study participants
* Assist with the preparation and organization of all necessary materials for participant screening and physical exams including, medical history packets, Informed Consent packets, participant calendars and any other necessary documents and/or forms required for the study
* Obtain informed consent and medical history from screening volunteers
* Ensure that all necessary screening tasks have been performed including height, weight, frame size, venipuncture, vital signs, electorcardiograms, spirometry and simple laboratory procedures as needed and required per the study protocol
* Review screening charts for accuracy and completeness
* Prepare screening charts for Project/Study Manager and Physician review
* Maintain the status of study subjects in the database

Education / Qualifications

- Educated to GCSE Standard or equivalent


* No previous Experience required; you will receive full on the job training.
* You must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written).




If you would like to find out a bit more information on clinical trials please visit:

You can find out more about Phase I trials by visiting here (including a virtual tour of our Leeds Phase I Unit):

You can find out more about our Leeds Phase I Unit by visiting here:

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Peter Lewis on +44 (0) 1628 543 457. To apply, please click on the APPLY button.


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Position Type: On Call

Location: Leeds, UK - United Kingdom


Covance Recruiting Process

Below is a general Overview of Our Recruiting Process

If you’d like to work for us, please submit your resume/CV online. If your ability to use or access our electronic application is limited due to a disability, please visit or call 1-800-978-4473 for help.

We consider applications from everyone who is interested in a position with us and who meets the required criteria and qualifications.

If your application is selected, someone from our recruiting team will contact you to arrange an initial screen. We may carry this out over the phone or at a face-to-face meeting. You must complete the screen to be considered for the position.

Based on the results of the initial screen, we may invite you to an interview. One of our recruiting team members will contact you to arrange this. The process may involve several interviews, initially over the phone, and then face-to-face with different members of the hiring team.

Our interviews follow a behavioral-based format. This means we’ll ask you to give us information that’s specific to your professional and educational experiences.

Hiring team members will share and discuss their input and then make their decision.

If you’re the person who best meets the requirements of the position, a member of the hiring team will get in touch to make you an offer of employment. Covance is an eVerify employer (United States only).