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Nursing Unit Helper - R6

Company: MaineHealth
Location: Portland
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:


Position Summary
This position offers an opportunity to be an integral member of a collaborative, high-performing team of staff. This role is a key team member who oversees supplies, equipment, and maintenance of a clean environment on R6 and Bean 2. R6 is a dynamic 26-bed neurosurgical / trauma unit and Bean 2 is a 12-bed Total Joint Center. R6/B2 offers a challenging yet rewarding environment where teamwork, excellent communication, a positive attitude, and proactivity are expected. This is a great opportunity for those looking to get into the healthcare field! Together, the compassionate staff members on R6 and B2 work closely to support each other in meeting patients' needs and ensuring the highest standards of healthcare are met. Come be part of this amazing team!
The schedule for this role is M-F, 40 hours/week.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

Education: High School graduate or GED equivalent preferred.

License/Certifications: N/A

Experience: N/A

Ability to read, write and speak English in order to follow simple oral or written instructions and complete standard forms.

Interpersonal skills necessary to exchange information and maintain courteous relationships with patients, visitors and Maine Medical Center employees.

Knowledge of policies, procedures and organizational structure of the unit, Nursing Services and the Institution.

Physical abilities necessary to walk and stand up to 80% of work time and transport patients and equipment.

Minimal computer skills for email and patient tracking.

Ability to recognize needed changes in supply quota levels due to recent usage.

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with Nursing Personnel and staff within other hospital departments.

Ability to work independently without direct supervision.

Additional Information

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations across Maine and New Hampshire, you'll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the communities that surround it.

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow - programs such as paid parental leave, a flexible work policy, student loan assistance, training and education, along with well-being resources for you and your family.

MaineHealth remains focused on investing in our care team and developing an inclusive environment where you can thrive and feel supported to realize your full potential. If you're looking to build a career in a place where people help one another deliver best-in-class care, apply today.
Additional Information Maine Medical Center is a Magnet designated 700-bed tertiary care and teaching institution. MMC is Maine's largest hospital and a state-wide health care resource. MMC offers outstanding career opportunities and quality of life in Portland.

Keywords: MaineHealth, Portland , Nursing Unit Helper - R6, Healthcare , Portland, Maine

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