1+ months

Switchboard Operator - Friday - Tuesday

Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Job Number: 181503\n

Department: Switchboard Operator\n

Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm\n

Virginia Mason is an internationally recognized leader in the continuous improvement of health care. With an extensive list of awards and distinctions that includes recognition as Top Hospital of the Decade by The Leapfrog Group, Virginia Mason offers you the opportunity to partner with exceptionally talented peers at every level.  \n
You will contribute to the strength of our Team Medicine approach to collaborative medicine and benefit from the changes enacted through our Virginia Mason Production System, a model that has transformed health care by providing patients with easier access to care, reducing errors, and continuously innovating patient safety and quality that has been adopted by other organizations here and abroad. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters - our patients. \n
This position provides prompt courteous service using increasingly complex and varied communications skills with internal and external customers.\n


Some responsibilities include but are not limited to: Acts as a general switchboard operator; answers, places and connects calls; answers VMMC related questions; Acts as an answering service, triages calls and relays messages to a variety of populations; Performs clerical duties; and Dispatches services as needed.\n


  • A working knowledge of basic medical terminology.\n
  • Excellent communication skills.\n
  • Excellent customer service skills.\n
  • The ability to work efficiently and multi-task in a fast-paced, high pressured environment.\n
  • The ability to use a computer.\n
  • The ability to learn quickly.\n
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.\n
  • Excellent memory skills.\n
    Just as Virginia Mason is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients and our community, we are equally dedicated to your professional and personal success. With a wide range of perks that includes comprehensive compensation and benefits, continuing education and support, and the opportunity to live in one of the most livable cities in the country, you will find that an opportunity with Team Medicine is one worth taking.   \n
    We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.\n

    Experience: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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