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Careers at Avera Holy Family Hospital

The essence of medicine lies in one human being caring for another. We call this spirit Caring for Life. It is the foundation of our health ministry.

Avera Holy Family Hospital is located in the city of Estherville, Iowa, a community of 6,500 people. It's 20 minutes from the Lake Okoboji resort area. Enjoy all the dining, water sports, and activities a resort area offers, while living in a quiet rural setting. Northwest Iowa is also known for great hunting and fishing opportunities.

Open Positions

October 13, 2014

 

MLS/MLT

Full time position working rotating day/evening shifts in a full service clinical laboratory. Will include call, weekend, and holiday involvement. Will provide sample collection on adults, children, and infants and work in a team environment to provide superior patient care. Will perform chemical, microscopic, and bacteriological tests to obtain data for use in the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Associates degree or Bachelors degree required. Microbiology experience preferred. Meditech experience a plus. ASCP/NCA certified or eligible. Benefit eligible.

 

REGISTERED NURSE

PRN positions working 12 hour shifts strting at 7A and &P. Seeking applicants willing to work two or more of the following areas: Med/Surg, SCU, ER, OB. Experience preferred, but will consider all applicants.

 

LABORATORY ASSISTANT

PRN position working rotating day shifts.  May include weekends or holiday involvement.  Will provide specimen collection on adults, children, and infants by venipuncture and/or capillary methods. Will provide laboratory customer service needs to our patients. Medical background degree preferred. General computer skills required. Applicants with phlebotomy experience will be given highest priority.

 

We're Looking for You!

Job Shadow and Internship Opportunities

Job Shadow and Internship opportunities are available intermittently.  If you are interested in a Job Shadow or Internship opportunity with Avera Holy Family Hospital, please contact Human Resources at the information listed below. 

 

Janette Jensen, Human Resources Manager
712-362-6490

 

Ann Harris, Human Resources Assistant
712-3692-6390

 

Avera is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.

Pre-employment Drug Screen Required.

How to Apply

We have recently launched a new employment application tool, and now require online applications. You may apply online at www.averajobs.org

Avera Holy Family Hospital
Attn: Human Resources
826 N. 8th Street
Estherville , IA 51334
Phone: (712) 362-2631
Fax: (712) 362-6218
info@avera-holyfamily.org

Benefits

We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits in a supportive working environment. Benefits include:

  • Paid time off
  • Extended sick leave
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Holiday Savings Club
  • Pension
  • 403 (b)
  • Accident
  • Cancer/Critical Illness
  • Long Term Care

Co-Worker Satisfaction

In a recent survey conducted by a national consulting firm, Avera Holy Family Hospital co-workers rated their quality of work life at levels exceedingly more positive than hospital employees nationwide.

Volunteering opportunities

Give back to your community! Consider volunteering at Avera Holy Family Hospital. We have many areas where volunteers can help enhance the healthcare experience for patients and visitors.

Avera volunteer

Learn more about volunteer opportunities and apply online!