North Valley Hospital Birth Center Technician in Whitefish, Montana

Job Description

This is a full-time, 72 hour/pay period, position working primarily 12 hour night shifts on variable days including weekends and holidays as scheduled. The position may take call for low or high census. The position may be scheduled day/evening/night shifts and may work 4/8/12 hour shifts. Please know that shifts and schedules are subject to change based on patient care and department/organizational needs.

Position Summary: Provides secretarial support to the professional nursing staff and practitioners by performing diversified secretarial functions for the Birth Center. Provides cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting of rooms and furnishings, following established policies and procedures. Responsible for assisting professional nursing personnel in providing patient care and specific services for patients under the direction and supervision of an RN. Provides additional level of security. Additional duties may be assigned by the Birth Center Manager.

North Valley Hospital’s (NVH) goal is to provide a safe and healing environment for its patients, visitors, volunteers and employees. NVH follows a safe hiring program that includes conducting thorough employment verifications, criminal background checks and drug screening. EOE

Required Skills

Requires: Must be 18 years old* and hold a current Montana Nurse Aide Certification, EMT, or Paramedic; current Healthcare Provider BLS Certification, or ability to obtain within six months of hire. Must be proficient in the use of computers and accurate data entry. Effective interpersonal and communication skills. Must be detail oriented and possess ability to multi-task under pressure.

Requires ProveIt! Skill Testing. Testing is administered through the Flathead Job Service. You do not need an appointment and there is no fee. Contact Flathead Job Service for hours of operation and directions to their locations: Flathead Job Services, 427 First Avenue East, Kalispell, MT 59901; Telephone (406) 758-6200

Required skill tests include the following (please print this posting and take it with you to the Job Service to ensure you complete the correct tests):

  • Medical Terminology - General
  • Data Entry – Alpha Numeric
  • Typing – General, 3 minute
  • Excel – Normal User (version most familiar to candidate)
  • Corrective Proof Reading - Reply Letter

*According to Department of Labor, U.S. Wage and Hour Division's Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), Child Labor provisions prohibit minors under age 18 from operating or assisting in the operation of most power driven hoists, including those designed to lift or move patients.

Desire: High school diploma or GED and strong desire to be part of a fast paced, customer oriented nursing team.

Tracking Code: 472-131

Job Location: Whitefish, Montana, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular