Sawtooth Mountain Clinic strives to ensure a positive work environment in which every employee is considered a valuable member of the health care team. Competitive wages, benefits for full-time staff, and opportunities for professional growth are only a part of what it means to work at SMC.

Location: Grand Marais, MN

Hours: Full-Time

Job Summary:

The Floor Nurse or Clinical Assistant is responsible for supporting the efficient flow of direct patient care during the clinic day. The Floor Nurse or Clinical Assistant works with a team to assist clinic doctors, nurse practitioners and registered nurses in providing sensitive care to patients of all ages, economic levels, cultures and backgrounds.

Job Duties:


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

  • 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



Job Qualifications:


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • LPN preferred, not required

  • One or more years of experience in the healthcare field

  • Strong interpersonal skills



Salary: Commensurate with educational background and experience as well as full SMC Benefits Package including Health Insurance, generous PTO, 401k, and other great benefits

Fast Facts:


  • Sawtooth Mountain Clinic has been serving our community for over 40 years and is a leading employer in our region.

  • We are a National Health Service Corps site which means our clinical staff may be eligible for student loan forgiveness and other education assistance.

  • 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