Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant

McKendree University is accepting applications for the position of Medical Assistant in the University’s Health Services Office.  This is a part-time position located in Lebanon, Illinois.

The Health Services Office prides itself on excellent patient care and service. We are seeking candidates who have exceptional customer service skills to greet, check in and assist our patients.

The successful candidate will assist the Director of Health Services with administrative functions and performing patient care and treatment including giving shots, performing labs, and tests.  This position has the potential to grow into a full time position.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Successful completion of a Medical Assistant training program.
  • Must have a current Medical Assistant certification.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
  • Relationship Building/Management: with students, faculty/staff, administration.
  • Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word, MS Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and an electronic medical record (EMR) and the ability to assist in a variety of common medical and medical office procedures.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience as a Medical Assistant.

McKendree University is a private university located in the historic city of Lebanon, Illinois, 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis.  With a total enrollment of over 2,500 students, McKendree offers undergraduate and graduate programs on campus, online, and at off-site locations in Southern Illinois and Kentucky. 

Interviews will begin immediately. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest referencing job #MA71 with a resume/CV and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at           

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.