Multiskilled Site Operative - Covid 19 Local Test Site

Sodexo UK Durham , NC 27701

Posted 2 weeks ago

Multiskilled Site Operative - COVID 19 Local Test Site

Job Introduction


As we head into winter, the message from the government is clear - we all must be as vigilant as possible and get a COVID-19 test whenever necessary. We at Sodexo are proud to be continuing our important work supporting the national response to control the virus.

Our COVID-19 Testing Sites are key to this and we are seeking additional testing support at many of our centres across the UK.

We are seeking to recruit individuals to work as part of a team of Multiskilled Operatives to provide support to the testing site.

The role of the Multiskilled Operative is to support the delivery and operation of testing for those patients that visit a COVID-19 test site. The roles will encompass all general daily tasks, inclusive of data input, test labelling, cleaning and deep cleaning, PPE distribution as well as supporting the end-to-end process of collecting samples from individuals.

Sodexo reserves the right to alter the site location and close this advert early if we are in receipt of a high number of applications.

Role Responsibility

  • Communicate with individuals that visit the site to be tested, ensuring they understand and are comfortable with the process

  • Support and reassure the individuals throughout the testing process.

  • Support with testing administration (recording Test Operative administrating test, test time etc.)

  • Clean designated facility areas (sweeping, mopping, restroom cleaning)

  • Notify management of occurring deficiencies or needs for repairs

  • Deep cleaning of onsite cabins each day

  • Undertake clinical deep cleaning

  • Commitment to the work and to following the strict guideline and procedures required

  • Supporting test lane testers with allocating testing kits and receiving test kits

  • Undertake training on hand washing and ensure personal hygiene is maintained to a high level

The Ideal Candidate

  • Experience working with members of the public/patients

  • Comfortable undertaking clinical deep cleaning

  • Previous experience as a cleaner is desirable however full training will be provided

  • Good interpersonal skills and caring nature

  • Flexibility to change tasks as and when required

  • Must be able to physically stand for several hours with good mobility

  • You must be in general good health with no symptoms of COVID-19, nor must anyone in your household.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a supportive nature

  • Willingness to work outside

  • Commitment to the work and adhere to the strict guidelines and procedures required

  • Native or bilingual proficiency level English

You must not be classified, or live with anyone classified, as belonging to any of the COVID-19 high risk groups (more detail can be found on the government website):

  • Must not have a long-term condition

  • Must not have immune deficiencies through medical conditions or therapy

Training and full personal protective equipment will be provided.

Package Description

  • Hourly rate of 9.50

  • This position is offered on a casual basis

  • Must be flexible to work a shift pattern

  • Please only apply for this role via

About the Company

In the UK and Ireland, Sodexo employs some 36,000 employees to deliver integrated facilities management services to clients at over 2,000 locations in the energy, corporate, healthcare, education, leisure, defence and justice sectors. With an annual turnover of over 1bn, we provide everything from catering, cleaning and reception to security, laboratory and grounds maintenance services, enabling our clients to focus on their core business.

At Sodexo we are committed to a leading role in promoting equality opportunities and valuing diversity and inclusion. We seek to create a work environment based on mutual respect for all individuals, building a culture that appreciates and values the experiences and skills brought by each person to benefit our organisation and work hard to ensure that all people, whatever their race, colour, sex, gender identity disability, nationality, national or ethnic origin, religion or belief, marital/partnership or family status, sexual orientation, age, social class, educational background, employment status, working pattern, are welcome to and included within our organisation.

We're a Disability Confident Leader employer. We're committed to changing attitudes towards disability, and making sure disabled people have the chance to fulfil their aspirations.

We are building on our support to the Armed Forces community through the development of specific pathways within our recruitment process to support ex-forces personnel and reservists, those applying for jobs with us who meet the ideal candidate criteria for the role advertised are guaranteed to progress to the selection process.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Director Site Analytics _ Remote

Iqvia Holdings Inc

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 1/13/2022 12:00:00 AM 2022-04-13T00:00 IQVIA is changing an entire industry through inspired innovation. Our People make the difference. We believe that great ideas can come from anywhere. Great products come from great ideas. And great ideas come from great people. We look for the very best people and then give them meaningful work to do. Join IQVIA and help us make the world a better place. JOB OVERVIEW Develop and implement Site Analytics department procedures and manage overall team activities within the country, region or function, in accordance with the scope of work and contracted timelines and in line with the budget. Assist with the formulation, implementation, and operational integration of strategic goals and objectives. May be responsible for some or all following activities at any one time. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * Manage employees in accordance with organizations policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance and guiding professional development; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing employee relations issues and resolving problems. Approve actions for all management / human resource matters * Participate in the selection and on-boarding process for new Site Analytics employees by conducting candidate review and participating in the interview process. Ensure employees have the appropriate materials, systems access and training to complete job responsibilities * Ensure delivery of accurate and robust site lists in the team effort to develop overall study strategy in support of opportunities (including but not limited to Requests for Proposals, awards and re-strategies) and in support of efficient site identification for awarded projects * Ensure IQVIA Site Analytics services is providing a competitive edge in winning new business and project delivery * Present and support Site Analytics results, methodologies and approaches to internal and external customers * Under supervision, develop future research plans, regional priorities, and capacity plans * Maintain regular communication with staff on non-project issues such as business strategy, mutual pipelines / planning performance trends across all studies (using performance scorecards) and compliance with contracts * Oversee delivery of site lists and site strategy to the operational team * Develop process improvement initiatives through working with IQVIA processes to deliver quality and consistency * Lead and facilitate collaborative meetings while recommending solutions for key stakeholders and IQVIA project teams to resolve issues * Oversee the extraction and interpretation of site and investigator experience and performance data and relevant metrics from IQVIA's internal systems and external data sources * Lead complex or program level cross-functional initiatives * Support team to ensure that they successfully complete mandatory Compliance and GCP training and pass related exams * Contribute with management of Business Conflicts of Interest (BCOIs) * Serve as point of contact for issue escalation and process alignment * Contribute to the formulation of effective strategic goals for Protocol, Patient and Site Feasibility (PPSF) operations and take ownership for strategic initiatives including development of measures for success * Provide leadership to ensure service offerings meet or exceed customer expectations. Ensure the improvement of the execution of Site Analytics and PPSF processes * Drive innovation in Site Analytics and across PPSF. Manage projects for continuous improvement. Serve as change agent * Manage operational delivery to achieve outputs against pre-defined targets * Contribute to the provision of strategic leadership and approval for the resourcing process and outcomes, hiring targets and processes and on-boarding and training standards * Provide a leadership role in resourcing process through continual evaluation of existing and future resource alternatives, pro-active planning and collaboration with PPSF leadership and operational peers * Evaluate workload, quality and budget metrics through regular review and reporting of findings. * Collaborate with senior management and other functional leadership to improve efficiencies, project outcomes and quality metrics for PPSF projects * Work collaboratively with therapeutic strategy and project leadership including the Therapeutic Strategy Leads/Project Leadership/Global Site ID/Site Activation Managers, internal customer team representatives, client representatives and other functional leadership to manage project related challenges and to achieve exemplary customer service * Pro-actively plan for appropriate Site Analytics operations budget spend and guide teams and/or line managers in managing variances and in developing corrective fiscal action plans * Ensure quality and regulatory appropriateness and acceptance of all service offerings * Lead corporate or departmental quality or process improvement initiatives. May act as a client liaison for Site Analytics function REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES * Strong interpersonal skills * In depth knowledge of the drug development processes across all functional areas * Strong analytical skills and ability to quickly and accurately understand, assess, and analyze data from divergent sources to provide an assimilation of data leading to conclusions and recommendations for site list development and prioritization * Knowledge of IQVIA internal source systems (CTMS, Data Factory) and external databases containing site and investigator level data * Knowledge and ability to apply GCP / ICH and applicable regulatory guidelines * Knowledge of clinical research financial parameters and project financial tracking and accounting methods * Excellent leadership skills * Effective communication, writing and presentation skills * Experience in or knowledge of process improvement techniques * Computer skills including proficiency in aspects of data analysis and presentation software, Microsoft Word, Excel and databases * Strong written and verbal communication skills including good command of English * Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills * Effective time management skills and ability to manage competing priorities * Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with coworkers, managers and clients MINIMUM REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE * Bachelor's degree in life sciences or related field with 10 years' relevant experience including at least 3 years in a lead position and demonstrable experience in an international role; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS * Extensive use of telephone, video and face-to-face communication requiring accurate perception of speech * Extensive use of keyboard requiring repetitive motion of fingers * Regular sitting for extended periods of time * Occasional travel up to 25% #LI-GaleBurns #LI-Remote At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible - to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by applicable law. IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities. Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA's Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation. Iqvia Holdings Inc Durham NC

Multiskilled Site Operative - Covid 19 Local Test Site

Sodexo UK