Job Description

Job Title: Receptionist - Casual
Job ID: 708691
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours: Mainly Weekends
Facility: Canterbury Place
Department: CANTR Administration
Location: 310 Fisk Street, Pittsburgh PA 15201


Provide for the continuing operations of the front desk under the direct supervision of the Front Desk Supervisor and/or Administrator. Initiate point of contact to people calling or visiting the facility.

Position will be mainly on weekends 

Shifts will vary anytime between 6:30am-9:00pm


  • Act as a role model for service excellence toward residents, visitors, physicians, and employees; holds subordinates accountable for service behaviors as described in The Basics for Service Excellence, departmental policies and individual job performance standards.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings and mandatory in-services.
  • Offer assistance, direction, and/or appropriate information to those in the lobby area.
  • Perform front desk responsibilities to include handling calls, work order requests, screening building access, physician billing, and completion of medical supply forms, paging of aides to assist resident's needs, paging of all staff members who carry pagers, when needed, to assist resident or emergency needs.
  • Perform other duties as requested by the Front Desk Supervisor.
  • Provide for being the main communication of a fire disaster and also an internal or external emergency.



Completion of High school diploma or equivalent. Prior receptionist experience preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $13 to $20.25

Union Position: No

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