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Staff Assistant 2, Emergency Room - Part Time/Hourly (Evenings)

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Department: Emergency Room Services
Local Title: Staff Assistant 2, Emergency Room - Part Time/Hourly (Evenings)
Budget Title: Teaching Hospital Staff Assistant II
Work Type: Hourly
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Categories: Administrative, Patient Care, Nursing Support


Are you looking to take your career to new heights with a leader in healthcare? SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is one of the nation's leading metropolitan medical centers. As the only academic medical center in Brooklyn, we serve a large population that is among the most diverse in the world. We are also highly-ranked by Castle Connolly Medical, a healthcare rating company for consumers, among the top 5 leading U.S. medical schools for training doctors.

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Job Summary:

The Department of Nursing at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is seeking a part-time/hourly TH Staff Assistant 2, Emergency Room (Evenings). The successful candidate will: 

  • Greet employees, patients, and visitors entering University Hospital of Brooklyn (UHB).
  • Check temperatures of all employees, visitors, patients, and others entering UHB.
  • Electronically record the temperature of all visitors in UHB's database.
  • Escort patients to their respective destinations for treatment and/or service.
  • Use HealthBridge (an electronic medical record system), monitoring patient movement within the hospital.

Required Qualifications:

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • High School diploma preferred.
  • Basic computer knowledge a plus.

Work Schedule:

Variable Days; 4:00pm to 12:00am (Evenings)

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Salary Range:

Commensurate with experience and qualifications


COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement:


  An approved COVID-19 vaccination.

Executive Order:

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation.  If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristics, military status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction, and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

Women, minorities, veterans, individuals with disabilities and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact Human Resources at


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