Employment Opportunities

All Positions Open Until Filled 

A completed application must be submitted for consideration for any position
If you require an accommodation to complete the application, testing, or interview process, please call 271-3211.

Director of Nursing - Long Term Care  *****SIGN ON BONUS $13,000 with 3 year Commitment!*****

Full-time position (Referral Bonus #3)

The Director of Nursing is responsible for the supervision of care of all residents within the Extended Care facility and works with Administration and Management in supporting the needs of the organization. This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas: developing and implementing nursing service objectives, policies and procedures; monitoring Federal and State guidelines and requirements; revising policies and procedures as applicable and monitoring ongoing staff development programs. Education/Experience: Current State of Montana Registered Nursing License. Comprehensive knowledge of nursing and healthcare practices and techniques associated with the care required by long-term care residents. 2 yrs experience successfully managing and mentoring extended care operations and employees.

RN - Long Term Care  *****SIGN ON BONUS $9,000 with 3 year Commitment*****

Full-time position (Referral Bonus #3)  ****New Grads are Welcome to Apply!****

Manages individualized, goal-directed nursing care through use of the nursing process and the principles of primary nursing in accordance with department and hospital policies and procedures. Supervises and participates in the activities of the Long Term Care Department to assure the deliverance of quality care, promotion of comfort, maintenance of functional abilities and respect for patient's dignity. Job requirements: Current state licensure. Attends continuing education programs in order to maintain licensure, and CPR certification.

LPN - Long Term Care   *****SIGN ON BONUS $6,000 with 3 year Commitment*****

Full-time position

JOB SUMMARY

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is responsible for the delivery of quality, long-term care to geriatric and disabled individuals as specified in individualized care plans; promotion of comfort, maintenance of functional abilities and respect for resident’s dignity, along with supervision of care provided by CNAs and support staff.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Education/Experience:   Current State of Montana LPN license.  Two to three years’ nursing experience in long-term care setting preferred.

CNA - Long Term Care  *****SIGN ON BONUS $3,000 with 2 year Commitment*****

Full & Part-time Positions (Referral Bonus #3)

Our Extended Care facility has openings for CNA’s as a vital contributor to the care of our residents. Our CNA’s perform routine personal resident care activities to promote comfort, maintain functional ability and contribute to the overall resident care program; all completed under the direction of the resident’s care plan. We have full-time and part-time positions available. ​Job Requirements: Must have current Montana License and BLS certifications.

Public Health Nurse

Full-time position

The Public Health Nurse assumes authority, responsibility, and accountability for the public health of Pondera County. In collaboration with Pondera Medical Center Administration, allocates health resources in an

efficient and economic manner to enable each county resident to attain or maintain the highest practical physical, mental, and psychosocial well-being. Collaborates with other federal, state and local agencies and officials, medical professionals, consultants, and organizations, including advocacy groups, to develop, support and coordinate county resident care, related administrative functions, and to represent the interests of Pondera Medical Center.  The Public Health Nurse plans, implements and provides comprehensive nursing services in preventive health, home health, and clinic programs through assessment, diagnosis, teaching, counseling and prevention services to individuals, families and groups to promote health and wellness to the public.  Coordinates and administers public health programs, maintain patient and program activity records, prepares required reports, and makes efforts to obtain adequate public health funding and fulfill federal, state and county healthcare requirements.  Position requires travel and work outside of normal scheduled hours.

Education/Experience:  At least one of the following three criteria must be met:

1. Associate's Degree in Nursing and two (2) years nursing experience; or

2. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and two (2) years nursing experience; or

3. Master's Degree in Public Health (MPH),

in conjunction with current State of Montana Registered Nursing License.  Comprehensive knowledge of nursing and healthcare practices and techniques associated with the care required by county residents.  Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience successfully managing and mentoring public and employees.

RN - Acute

Full-time position

The night-shift Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for managing the individualized patient care by promoting and restoring patients' health through the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families; and supervising assigned team members. Education/Experience: Current Montana license. BLS, ACLS required within 6 months of hire; TNCC and PALS within 12 months.

Kitchen Supervisor

Full-time position

The Kitchen Supervisor is responsible for ensuring operational excellence in the delivery of quality dietary services in accordance with federal and state standards. Responsible for the supervision of foodservice employees assigned to all areas of the Dietary Department. This position will complete departmental orders, assist in coordinating menus and production sheets, participating in monthly staff meetings, and will have awareness of the department budget. The Cook Supervisor will be expected to fill in shifts as needed.  Less than 10% of this position is administrative.

Education/Experience:  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Prefer Associate's degree in Food Service Management or Nutrition or relevant experience.  Minimum of three years’ Nutrition and Food Service experience with supervisory experience.  Experience with state regulatory agencies.

Home Health Associate

Part-time position

Under the supervision of the Home Health Clinical Manager and PMC’s fiscal managers, this position is responsible for assisting with accurate, timely billing; completing general receptionist and clerical services; managing sending/receiving physician orders and reimbursement source documentation; filing.  He/she gathers charge information, medical and billing codes, enters information into database, distributes billing information to PMC’s PARs, and assists with the billing process as indicated. 

Education/Experience:  High School Graduate or equivalent preferred.  Minimum of one to two years of medical work experience with coding and billing exposure preferred.  Experience or training with computer operations.

 

Technical Skills: 

  1. Ability to communicate effectively and document information accurately.

  2. Ability to deal efficiently and effectively with a wide variety of individuals.

  3. Knowledge of basic medical terminology.

  4. Basic computer, fax, copy machine knowledge.

  5. Knowledge of coding, billing practices and facility policies.

  6. Ability to examine documents for accuracy and completeness.

  7. Ability to troubleshoot equipment problems.

  8. Flexibility to allow for medical field needs.

Other qualifications/certificate/license:  Must have current MT state driver’s license and a personal vehicle in good working order.

LPN - PMC Clinic

Part-time position
The LPN functions under the supervision and guidance of the Medical Provider or other authorized authority. The LPN provides care and treatment to patients and clinical support to the Medical Provider and other clinic staff. The LPN must have excellent customer service skills with patients, families, the Medical Provider, and PMC staff.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Education/Experience: Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing. Current State of Montana LPN. Attend continuing education programs in order to maintain licensure.

Ward Clerk

Full-time position, Nightshift

The ward clerk/CNA through communication, requisitioning and management of supplies and equipment, assists the activities of the nursing staff, the patient, the physician, other hospital departments, and visitors. He/she performs general receptionist and clerical duties in order to facilitate the efficient functioning of the nursing unit. Participates in assigned patient care duties.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

Education/Experience:  High school graduate or equivalent preferred. Current State of Montana C.N.A license or obtain within (6) months of hire date and Basic Life Support

Ward Clerk

Part-time position

The ward clerk/CNA through communication, requisitioning and management of supplies and equipment, assists the activities of the nursing staff, the patient, the physician, other hospital departments, and visitors. He/she performs general receptionist and clerical duties in order to facilitate the efficient functioning of the nursing unit. Participates in assigned patient care duties.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

Education/Experience:  High school graduate or equivalent preferred. Current State of Montana C.N.A license or obtain within (6) months of hire date and Basic Life Support

Patient Access Clerk – Clinic

Part-time position

The Clinic Patient Access Clerk performs a variety of duties in accordance with established hospital and clinic procedures and will be responsible for efficient and orderly admission of clinic patients.  Answers inquires and provides information to the general public, patients, visitors, and other interested parties regarding activities, location of departments, offices and employees within the organization.  Position required interaction with patients, employees and department managers. 

Education/Experience:  Requires high school diploma or equivalent which demonstrates the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the above duties.  Prefer one year of experience in an office environment or experience providing excellent customer services in a fast-paced environment and basic familiarity with medical terminology, knowledge of hospital/clinic operation processes, including registration, cashiering, referral processes and data entry, working knowledge of healthcare insurance practices and billing, knowledge of health care payer types including Medicare and Medicaid. 

Paramedic

Part-time casual

Responsible for responding to requests for ALS interventions and/or patient transfers for providing emergency medical care in the pre-hospital environment.  Performs other duties related to the provision of care and development of the community EMS system. 

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Education/Experience:  Completion of paramedic level training required.  Minimum three years’ full‑time experience as a provider of pre-hospital care in an emergency setting.  Paramedic experience in a two-tiered, non-transport ALS system is preferred; full‑time experience must be within one year of date of application.

Other qualifications/certificate/license:  Current State of Montana EMT‑P registration; current certifications in CPR - American Heart Association Course C or American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer; Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), American Heart Association and current motor vehicle operator’s State license required.

Cook 

Part-time position (Referral Bonus #3)

Prepares and cooks meals for patients, residents, employees and visitors; working from established recipes, formulas and menu cycles.   

Café Cashier/Baker/Dietary Aide

Full-time position

6:00am-2:30pm, F/T, M-F

Responsible for any or all of a wide variety of food service tasks for cafeteria, baking, caterings and Dietary Aide. Includes customer service, cash register operation, cash deposit, cafeteria items: salad bar/soup production, stocking cafeteria items, cafeteria cleaning; baking for residents and caterings; preparation, scheduling, and completion of special events and catering orders; aides with dishes and other food prep as necessary. May be requested to cover other shifts in Dietary as needed.  Works with cook and Dietary Supervisor and confers with Registered Dietitian regarding the weekly Café menu development.

Education/Experience:  High school diploma or equivalent required.   Previous food service experience preferred.

Radiological Technologist 

Full-time position

Under the direction of the department manager, performs interpretive patient care, and technical functions to insure proper radiologic diagnosis of patients. Must be competent in performing all radiologic exams, and competent or willing to learn all Computerized Tomography (CT) exams. Must have a working knowledge of computers and be proficient with or willing to learn a PACS (Picture Archival and Communication System), and EMR (Electronic Medical Record). Required to rotate call with other imaging staff members. Technical Skills: Anatomy, Basic computer skills. Other qualifications/certificate/license: Must possess current ARRT Certification and Montana State license, Maintains current CME's.

Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant

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PMC Rehab Services is looking for a COTA to join our growing therapy practice. You’ll collaborate with friendly, experienced staff and provide care to PMC patients of all ages, in a multitude of settings. Under the supervision of the Occupational Therapist in the rehabilitation services department, administers medically prescribed occupational therapy treatment to patients of Pondera Medical Center in Acute, Long Term Care, Home Health, and Outpatient settings as assigned.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES: Education/Experience: Associate of Applied Science required; two years of occupational therapy assistant experience preferred. State of Montana licensure required.

Dietary Aide

Full-time and Part-time position

The Dietary Aide is responsible for preparing drinks, supplements, snacks, serving meals, delivering patient/resident trays, and assisting with dishes.

RN Acute   

PRN (as-needed)

The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for managing the individualized patient care by promoting and restoring patients' health through the nursing process; collaborating with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; providing physical and psychological support to patients, friends, and families; and supervising assigned team members. Education/Experience: Current Montana license. BLS, ACLS required within 6 months of hire; TNCC and PALS within 12 months. 72 hour pay period nights.

Pondera Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE-AA-M/F-VET-DISABILITY). We encourage all qualified individuals to apply for employment. We do not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on protected veteran status, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable law. If you require accommodation to complete the application, testing or interview process, please call 271-3211.

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