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The specialist will provide cancer-related and tobacco cessation information to patients, general public and health professionals through telephone, email and live chat channels via the National Cancer Institute’s Contact Center (NCICC).
The available position is for either the 5:45 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. or 9:45 a.m. to 6:15 p.m shifts; however the hours of operation are from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. PST. The NCI's Contact Center Information Specialist works under the direction of the Contact Center Manager, Assistant Manager and Supervisors.
The specialist may perform some or all of the following responsibilities: