SMC has two Clinical Assistant positions open right now. These are really rewarding opportunities in which you get to learn valuable healthcare skills on the job. Clinical Assistants will also soon have the opportunity to enroll in SMC-sponsored training to become licensed MAs.

Location: Grand Marais, MN

Hours: Full-Time, up to 40 hours/week

Job Summary:

The Clinical Assistant is responsible for supporting the efficient flow of direct patient care during the clinic day. The Clinical Assistant works with a team of 2-4 other clinical support staff to assist clinic Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Registered Nurses in providing sensitive care to patients of all ages, economic levels, cultures and backgrounds. For Clinical Assistants, this position includes robust on the job training and opportunities for MA education and certification.

Job Duties:


  • Ready patient for provider’s examination: taking vital signs, brief history, allergies and medications, as well as other screenings according to protocol

  • Assist providers in various sterile and non-sterile procedures

  • Screenings and tests including but not limited to: audiometry, EKG, spirometry, and INR testing

  • Administer immunizations and immunization education

  • Medication administration

  • Administrative duties such as reminder letters and phone call routing

  • Appropriate documentation of all encounters in EMR

  • Stocking, organizing and cleaning as needed

  • All other duties as assigned or requested by Director of Nursing or Assistant Director of Nursing



Job Qualifications:


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • LPN or MA preferred, not required

  • One or more years of experience in the healthcare field preferred

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Willingness to learn and frow as a part of a team

  • Salary: Commensurate with educational background and experience



Benefits: An excellent benefits package including employer-paid health insurance, dental, 401k, generous PTO, Life Insurance. etc.

This position will remain open until filled

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


513 5th Avenue West, Grand Marais, MN 55604