Geisinger Health System Administrative Secretary in Danville, Pennsylvania
JOB TITLE: Administrative Secretary
LOCATION: Geisinger Medical Center Hospital
WORK SCHEDULE: Days
WORK TYPE: Full Time
Provides secretarial and administrative support for the Foodservice department. Ensures a professional and appropriate service standard while performing the job. Follows and enforces system wide standards as well as department specific service standards.
Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of the Geisinger Health System in its efforts to provide quality patient care and patient satisfaction.
Reports to the Senior Director Foodservices or Designee
COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
Demonstrates knowledge of office procedures, grammar, punctuation and spelling.
Demonstrates computer skills including knowledge of email, word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Demonstrates experience with database, webpage and Power Point applications.
Demonstrates excellent interpersonal and oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrates the ability to be a self-starter, capable of working quickly and accurately in a fast paced environment while handling multiple priorities.
Demonstrates the ability to be a fast learner and to work both independently and as a member of a team.
Demonstrates a high regard for confidentiality.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Minimum one to three years previous secretarial or equivalent clerical experience in a fast paced environment required.
Previous experience in a clinic environment preferred.
Previous computer experience required.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS :
Work is typically performed in an office setting.
The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION : We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.
GEISINGER MEDICAL CENTER: (GMC), located Danville, Pa., the largest tertiary/quaternary care teaching hospital in the region, is licensed for 475 beds, including 89 pediatric beds in the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital. GMC, a Magnet Hospital, maintains the region’s only Level 1 Regional Resource Trauma Center with additional qualifications in pediatrics. GMC offers an array of highly specialized medical and surgical services, including neurosciences, cardiovascular services, transplantation, women’s health (in the Women’s Pavilion), oncology and orthopaedics. The Hospital for Advanced Medicine serves as an integrated center for the most critical patients. Outpatient services are available on and off campus.
ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.
We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org , or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/geisingerhealth , Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/geisingerhealth/ , LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com and Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/geisingerhealth .
** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.