Bassett Medical Center Administrative Assistant I(Job Id 1115) in Cooperstown, New York

Full Time


Summary: Under regular supervision of the division or department manager, supports the services of the assigned providers in a diversified, high quality and confidential manner for the department. Works closely with other department staff to provide a smooth operating and efficient department, to enhance the quality of patient care.

Education: Essential: * A Highschool Diploma or GED * Associate of Applied Science

Other information: Education/Qualifications: High School graduate with administrative assistant training or AAS degree.

Experience: Minimum one year of administrative assistant experience. Bachelors degree may be substituted for one year of work experience

Licensure/Certificates: None

Skills: Ability to enter/retrieve data from personal computer using Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to prioritize work. Strong telephone skills are needed. Must have interpersonal skills to handle confidential information and sensitive situations and ability to work with diverse group of people within and outside the organization.

Physical Requirements: Stooping, bending, reaching, walking, manual dexterity and visual acuity; sitting for extended periods of time at computer terminal. Must be able to identify and differentiate colors.

Competencies and skills: Essential: * Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products Nonessential: * Ability to work within common computer systems and programs * Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information * Able to interact in a balanced, fair manner with others * Must be able to set and adjust priorities * Ability to communicate effectively over the phone * Ability to work with individuals internal/external to BMC

Working conditions: Essential: * Visual Acuity Required * Manual Dexterity Required * Position requires sitting Nonessential: * Environment requires performing tasks while bending/stooping * Position requires prolonged sitting * Position requires reaching * Position requires walking

Bassett Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related condition), age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression (including transgender status), genetic predisposition or carrier status, military or veteran status, familial status, status a victim of domestic violence, or any other status protected by law.

Location: US:NY:Cooperstown

Category: Clerical/Finance

Employment Type: Employee

Post Date: 10/11/2018