Research Specialist I

County Of Riverside Riverside , CA 92501

Posted 2 months ago

Description Benefits

Riverside County's Department of Behavioral (Mental) Health, is accepting applications from qualified candidates for the position of RESEARCH SPECIALIST I. Incumbents will join the Research and Evaluation Unit located in Riverside. The ideal candidate will have the ability to: research and perform data analysis using SPSS software or other database systems, SQL and data collection, report creation, conduct formal research evaluations, design, maintain, query from databases, report findings and data.

Candidates with the following knowledge, skills and abilities are encouraged to apply:

Knowledge of databases.

Strong data management skills in the following software: SAS, SQL, SPSS, Access and Excel

Knowledge and experience in research design, data collection, data analysis, and statistical analysis.

Report writing.

Evaluation methodology

External candidates may visit our Job Gateway site for further information on the Research Specialist job opening ID 14158 and to submit a resume and application. If the link does not work, copy/paste into a new internet browser the following link:

Application Period: This position will be advertised starting on December 21, 2018 Please complete the application process no later than January 6, 2019 at 11:59 P.M.

PST Please note: This posting may close at any time without notice, once a sufficient number of resumes are received. Also, only the most competitive candidates will be contacted for an interview.

If you have any questions regarding this recruitment please contact Anabel Mulhern via email prior to the job announcement closing at

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
Research Manager Center For Social Innovation

University Of California

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 4/21/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-20T00:00 Research Manager, Center for Social Innovation Job Number Full/Part Time Schedule Salary 201904040341 Full Time 8AM - 5PM Commensurate with Experience Position Information The Center for Social Innovation (CSI) at UC Riverside seeks to fill the position of Research Manager. The Research Manager is responsible for managing and conducting research and data analysis for a variety of organizational projects and initiatives, working in close coordination with the director, associate director, research staff, and community partners. Successful candidates will demonstrate excellent project management skills, a track record of overseeing multiple streams of work, and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. A strong attention to detail, and the ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines are required. The initial expected appointment duration is one year with the possibility of continuation contingent upon funding and satisfactory performance. The budgeted amount for this position is about $82,000 in salary. Education Education Requirements Degree Requirement Bachelor's degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training. Required Master's degree, or significant research experience, in public policy, the social sciences, or related fields Preferred Experience Experience Requirement 2 Years of experience working with geographic data, geographic information systems, and geographic databases in a professional setting. Preferred 2 Years managing team research. Preferred 4 Years as a researcher in a related field and a demonstrated record of producing successful reports for a variety of audiences. Experience must include the application of quantitative methods and qualitative methods, as well as data visualization. Required 4 - 7 years of related experience. Required Minimum Requirements Thorough skills associated with statistical analysis and systems programming. Skills to communicate complex information in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing. Skills in project management. Thorough knowledge of research function. Research skills at a level to evaluate alternate solutions and develop recommendations. Thorough skills in analysis and consultation. Strong interpersonal, communication, facilitation and presentation skills. Demonstrated ability to learn new research methods and software. Demonstrated track record of successful project management. Proven ability to work with diverse communities, leaders and staff. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Ability to take on responsibilities independently with only general supervision. Ability to multi-task under deadlines and work well under pressure. Demonstrated ability to work in a small team setting. Excellent computer skills, including proficiency with statistical software and data visualization Must be able to travel locally and statewide. Preferred Qualifications Additional Information In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel. UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud. * UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges." * Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities." * In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries. * UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly. * In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview Job Description Details View complete Job Description for this position University Of California Riverside CA

Research Specialist I

County Of Riverside