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Special Program Aid (COVID Test Worker)

Texas A&M International University
Job Location:
Laredo, Texas
Health and Medical Services
Special Program Aid (COVID Test Worker)

Job Title
Special Program Aid (COVID Test Worker)

Texas A&M International University

Community Relations & Special Events

Proposed Minimum Salary
$12.36 hourly

Job Location
Laredo, Texas

Job Type
Temporary/Casual Staff (Fixed Term)

Job Description

Job Summary

The COVID Test Workers, under general supervision, works with Community and Events Services to assist with providing COVID testing to the campus community.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Assist with COVID-19 operations and testing on campus.
  • Provides results of COVID-19 testing, when applicable, in an effective manner while strictly adhering to policies and procedures in place.
  • Facilitates and coordinates services for students with Student Health Services.Others will be directed to see their health care provider.
  • Accurately maintains daily activity logs regarding client activity.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.

Minimum Requirements
  • Education - 1 year of college education
  • Experience - No experience required.
  • May not be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at Texas A&M International University
Preferred Experience
  • 1 year of related experience in public health, health outreach, or related experience
  • Bilingual English and Spanish
Knowledge and Abilities

Knowledge of:
  • Word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Ability to:
  • Multitask and work cooperatively with others.
  • Excellent written communication, analytical, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Licensing / Professional Certification - None

Physical Requirements - Able to lift 25 pounds; bending and lifting required

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Supervision of Others

This position generally does not supervise employees.

Other Requirements
  • Work beyond normal offices hours and/or work on weekends.
  • Work a flexible schedule
  • Work in outdoor setting
  • This position is contingent upon funding and/or need
First review of applications will be August 1, 2022.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANT: During the application process you have only one opportunity to enter the requested information, upload documents and Submit the application. You will not be able to make changes or add additional documents once you "Submit" the application materials. The software does not allow you to "Save" your application and return to complete the process at a later time. The page "My Experience" has an area provided under Resume/CV to drop or upload files.

Be sure to include:
  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • At least 3 references and their full contact information
  • Unofficial transcripts
Applications received by Texas A&M International University must have all job application data entered. Failure to provide all job application data could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. "See resume" is not an acceptable entry in the job application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

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