Graduate Research Internship

Part Time | Seattle, WASHINGTON | about 1 year
This position may have expired!

Job Summary

Part Time
Kaiser Permanente

$38,250 Average salary of similar jobs | Check Salary...

Job Description

Skip to Main Content

Search Menu

  • Who We Are
    • The KP Difference
    • Our Locations
    • Mission & History
    • Innovation

  • Life & Culture
    • Working Here
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Disability
    • Military
    • In Our Community

  • Career Areas
    • Care Careers
    • Business Careers
    • IT Careers
    • Temporary Contract
    • Physicians & Dentists

  • University
    • University Connection
    • Early-Career Opportunities
    • Internship Opportunities

  • Our Hiring Process
    • Hiring Process Overview
    • Searching Jobs & Submitting Interest
    • Pre-Hire Assessments
    • FAQs
  • My Profile
  • My Favorite Jobs
  • Employee Job Search

Current Page
Search jobs Search

Search Jobs

Administration, Clerical & Support
Provide Critical Support

Our company doesn't run without our administrative professionals. Come join a team where you will utilize your strengths and have the opportunity for personal growth, empowering you to realize your potential.

About Administration, Clerical & Support Services Careers
Administration, Clerical & Support Services Careers

From greeting callers and visitors and answering questions to coordinating schedules and arranging meetings, our administrative, clerical, and support teams consistently demonstrate extraordinary knowledge, skills, and abilities. They provide superior and culturally sensitive service to each other, our members, purchasers, contracted providers, and vendors.

Graduate Research Internship
Submit Interest Add to FavoritesRemove from Favorites
Location: Seattle, WA Additional Locations:
Job Number: 843951 Date posted: 11/15/2019

Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute (KPWHRI) is seeking an intern to conduct a randomized controlled trial of sitting reduction for older adults. The intervention includes brief health coaching and tools to support sitting less. The control group receives an attention-matched healthy living intervention. We are looking for a student intern who can learn about the project and be trained to do health coaching with participants as well as carve out a practicum and/or thesis project.

Over the course of a structured internship program, may perform research duties and contribute to a small project or elements of a larger project. Meet quality standards and produce deliverables for management-related projects that are directly relevant to the work of the organization. May be responsible for coordinating activities of a project team, identifying appropriate resources needed and developing schedules to ensure timely completion of a project. Communicate with Senior Management or Functional Area Manager regarding results of assigned tasks.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Participate in and/or specifically manage elements of an assigned smaller project in support of organizational goals. This work may include project planning, developing goals & objectives, research, creating a work plan & decision criteria, project management, team facilitation and financial & market feasibility analysis.
  • Through study and research on internship field, may identify & provide input on process changes and improvements to enhance performance across projects.
  • Ensures all project requirements and/or objectives are properly documented.
  • May develop reports & recommendations and communicates plans via written & oral presentations to project sponsors and stakeholder groups.
  • May function as interface/liaison across organizational structures to facilitate coordinated strategies.

  • Basic Qualifications:
  • N/A

  • Education
  • Currently enrolled or has completed a master's or graduate level program in health, business administration, or law (juris doctorate).
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

  • License, Certification, Registration
  • N/A

    Additional Requirements:
  • Communication, project management, organizational and analytical skills.
  • Computer skills in a Windows environment, including Microsoft Office software.
  • Ability to take initiative in creating comprehensive leadership development plan.
  • Ability to handle high stress, multiple tasks, complex issues, conflicting demands and confidential information.

  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with the health care or health insurance industry.

    Primary Location: Washington,Seattle,Met Park East 1730 Minor Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 8 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: Variable Working Hours End: Variable Job Schedule: Part-time Job Type: Internship Employee Status: Temporary Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Non-Union, Non-Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Administration, Clerical and Support Services Department: KPWHRI Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.
    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

    Click here for additional requirements >

    Submit Interest
    Share This Job
    • Facebook (Opens in New Window)
    • Twitter (Opens in New Window)
    • LinkedIn (Opens in New Window)
    • Email (Opens in New Window)

    Check Out This Location >

    Learn About Our Hiring Process >

    See What People are Saying About Working at KP

    Mar 26, 2019

    "The best job I have ever had!"

    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Oakland, CA

    • Recommends
    • Positive Outlook
    • Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente full-time for more than a year


    Real focus on creating higher quality, more affordable healthcare. Talented coworkers and great mentors. Fabulous benefits.Full Review

    More Kaiser Permanente Ratings & Reviews (5,917)

    to Our

    Kaiser Permanente has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work . Check out what our employees like best about working at KP!

    Our Events

    Come introduce yourself to a member of the Kaiser Permanente team at an upcoming career or professional event. We look forward to meeting you in person.

    View Events >

    Recently Viewed Jobs

    You do not have any recently viewed jobs.

    Join Kaiser Permanente's Talent Network

    Please fill out the fields below and click "Join Now" to receive information about opportunities that relate to your selections.

    Interested In Search for a category and select one from the list of suggestions. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.


      Interested in internships or early career opportunities? Click here to join our University Talent Network . Are you a Veteran? Click here to join our Military Talent Network .

      Connect With Us
      • Visit us on Twitter
      • Visit us on LinkedIn
      • Visit us on Glassdoor
      • Visit us on Facebook
      • Visit us on YouTube

      • Accommodation Info
      • Terms & Conditions
      • Privacy Practices
      • EEO Statement
      • Technical Information
      • Contact Web Manager
      • Sitemap

      ©2019 Kaiser Permanente

      Back to top

              Take Survey    Close
              Powered by

              Similar Jobs

              Similar Jobs