Administrative Secretary - Neurology

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Location:  US:PA:Hershey

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift:  Days
Hours:  8:00a - 4:30p



The Department of Neurology is seeking a candidate for an Administrative Secretary.  The ideal candidate will be a professional detail-oriented staff member who is organized and has strong work ethics. The Administrative Secretary will be responsible for providing various administrative support duties in a fast paced office environment.  This position requires a high level of multitasking and the ability to manage a variety of complex calendars.  This position will prepare agendas, take and compose minutes, assist faculty with preparing forms, coordinate special events and projects, greet visitors and guest speakers, and various other administrative duties.  The ability to work in a collaborative, team-based work environment is critical to success. 



High School Diploma or GED required.

Post high school education or equivalent experience, plus at least 2 years of related experience required.

Proficient skill level of office software and computers, with strong application of general office support functions required.

Advanced written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to coordinate and be accountable for multiple tasks required.

High level of confidentiality required.

Preferred Microsoft Proficiency Level: Word: Intermediate; Excel: Basic; PowerPoint: Intermediate.

Adheres to and exhibits our organizational core values as outlined by Penn State Health.



Self-motivated, independent learner. 

Experience with supporting physicians or executives is preferred.




If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


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Union: Non Bargained