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 full-time/temporary position through May 2022, 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. 

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, Illinois’ first and finest, is a private university in Lebanon, IL, just 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, home of the 11-time World Series champs (St. Louis Cardinals) and the 2019 Stanley Cup winner (St. Louis Blues). St. Louis also boasts a wonderful zoo, a first-rate botanical garden, a vibrant art scene (both performing and visual), and a plethora of top-notch restaurants. 

Interviews will begin immediately. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest referencing job #MA01 with a resume/CV and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at hr@mckendree.edu.           

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.