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Job Summary

Project Supervisor needed for research project in Youngstown, Ohio.  The Project Supervisor will work in Youngstown, Ohio assisting the Prevention Research Center’s Project Manager. The Supervisor will assist the manager with orientations, reliability assessments, staff management and organization of the projects.  Candidates MUST be comfortable working with diverse populations


  • Report to project manager, at minimum, once per week.
  • Assist manager in creating summary project updates for monthly meetings
  • Ensure organization of both projects
  • Conduct quality assessments
  • Supervise property assessors and survey assistants in following protocol
  • Help manager develop assigned routes for survey assistants

Required Qualifications*

  • Able to work approximately 35-40 hours per week during early morning through early evening hours, and weekends, 
  • Have access to reliable transportation to sites throughout Youngstown, OH.  There is no reimbursement for gas or mileage.
  • Be able to traverse long distances on the sites.
  • Have a high school diploma or GED

Desired Qualifications*

  • High attention to detail
  • Be able to work without direct supervision
  • Ability to take direction and follow through on project
  • Willingness to learn and self-motivation
  • Reliable
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience supervising others

Additional Information

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic staff member with a commitment to contributing to a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment for all members of our community.

Background Screening

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U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.