Covance Research Nurse in Dallas, Texas

Job Overview

Research Nurse

Job Summary

A career at Covance provides our employees the unique chance to create an immediate impact and difference in our patient’s lives. Joining Covance will offer a rewarding career, an opportunity to work in a high-energy & collaborative work place, along with access to comprehensive benefits. As an employee your work will be meaningful, the patient outcomes are real, and the results are lasting. Our mission is to help our clients bring the miracles of medicine to market sooner.

We are currently hiring an on-call Research Nurse for our pharmacology site in Dallas, TX!

The Research Nurse will be responsible for study unit activities in the conduct of clinical trials with emphasis on the safety and welfare of study participants.

*Must be willing to work a flexible shift*

This is your opportunity to have an exciting career while making a difference in people’s lives.

Essential Job Duties

  • Be current with appropriate emergency certifications and company emergency policy and procedures

  • Utilize skills, knowledge, nursing diagnosis, and clinical judgment in order to provide a high standard of care for participants in clinical trials

  • Utilize nursing assessment skills to observe participant general well-being and potential adverse events, documents adverse events and takes appropriate action as needed

  • Obtain Informed Consent and continues the ICF process by educating, explaining and informing participants of study procedures

  • Administer investigational compounds (inclusive of parenteral) to participants according to the protocol and applicable regulations

  • Perform study related activities such as IV insertion, telemetry, holters, vital signs, ECGs, venipuncture

  • Collect and process biological samples according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures

  • Record data obtained according to the protocol and Standard Operating Procedures

Education/Qualifications

  • Associates Degree or BS degree in nursing with current licensure in applicable state

  • Additional experience may be substituted for education requirements

  • CPR/AED certified

Experience

  • 0-1 years related experience

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

Job Number 2018-23834

Job Category Clinical Operations

Position Type On Call

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.