Our Evidence-Based Practice Group supports high quality, scientifically valid, workplace health and safety and workers' compensation research. Our team was established to address the many medical and policy issues that our officers deal with on a regular basis. Members apply established techniques of critical appraisal and evidence-based review of topics solicited from our staff as well as other interested parties such as surgeons, medical specialists, and rehabilitation providers.
We're looking for a medical research analyst to research, analyze and evaluate a wide variety of issues to provide clarification of existing practices, or alter practices based on up-to-date evidence.
This is a permanent full-time assignment – An opportunity to use your evidence-based research skills to assist our Clinical Services department in promoting workplace health and safety and providing support and rehabilitation to those who are injured at work. If you're a skilled researcher with an interest in occupational health and safety, we'd like to hear from you.
What you'll do
As a medical research analyst you will:
Is this a good fit for you?
We're looking for someone who can:
Your experience and educational background:
Who are we?
At WorkSafeBC, we're dedicated to promoting safe and healthy workplaces across B.C. We partner with workers and employers to save lives and prevent injury, disease, and disability. When work-related injuries or diseases do occur, we provide compensation, and support injured workers in their recovery, rehabilitation, and safe return to work. We also work diligently to sustain our workers' compensation system today and for future generations. We're honoured to serve the almost 2.4 million workers and 245,000 registered employers in our province.
What's it like to work at WorkSafeBC?
It's challenging, stimulating, and hugely rewarding. Our positions offer tremendous diversity and excellent opportunities for professional growth. Every day, the work we do impacts people and changes lives. What we do is important and so are the people we do it for.
Being part of WorkSafeBC means being part of a strong, committed team. Along with a competitive salary, your total compensation package includes vacation, optional leave arrangements, health care and dental benefits, and contributions toward your retirement pension. As a member of our team, you'll have access to services and benefits that can help you get the most out of work — and life. Learn more about what we offer.
We're an inclusive and accessible employer, committed to employment equity objectives, and we invite applications from all qualified individuals. Please note that this position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.
Visit www.worksafebc.com and select Careers to submit a resume and cover letter that details your characteristics, accomplishments, and prior work experience related to the requirements for the position. We can only accept applications submitted through our website.
Thank you, in advance, for applying. Unfortunately, we're only able to contact those whose applications we will be pursuing further.