Southern Maryland Hospital Center Switchboard Operator in Clinton, Maryland

Switchboard Operator

Department:

Communications

Schedule:

*PRN

Shift:

Nights and/or Evenings

Hours:

PRN

Job Details:

High School/GED

MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center is actively looking for a flexible Part Time (.2) switchboard operator to work in the communications department. Required Schedule for the position: 3:30 - 11:00 pm Saturday & Sunday or 11:00 pm - 7:00 Saturday & Sunday) Summary: Performs duties involving correct routing of incoming, outgoing, and inter-hospital calls, monitors alarms, pages codes, operates computer work station to obtain information, records and maintains records of "on-call", personnel, codes, and transfers. Requirements: High School Diploma/GED Switchboard experience is necessary for the position Ability to operate paging, public address, and telephone systems, hospital extensions, departments, names of key hospital personnel and hospital policies and procedures. Ability to concentrate and pay attention to detail when receiving several phone calls at once. Interpersonal skills are necessary in order to communicate effectively with a wide variety of hospital personnel, patients and outside callers in gathering and exchanging approved information. Must convey a pleasant, helpful caring attitude. Training Requirements: Two weeks on the Evening Shift; 3:30 pm to 11:00 pm Two weeks on the Day Shift; 7:00 am - 3:30 pm Additional training if necessary We offer a competitive benefits package. EOE M/F/D/V/SO MSMHC is a smoke free facility.