Minimum Qualifications: Associates Degree with a minimum of three years of administrative or health care related experience (preferably in a healthcare environment), or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Excellent written/oral communication, interpersonal and computer skills required. Excellent problem solving skills, collaboration, high attention to detail and the ability to function under pressure with the focus remaining on caring customer service is essential.
Job Standard / Operational Needs: The Staffing Office is the centralized location for day to day scheduling and staffing operations for designated units and departments. The Staffing Office Specialist provides daily staffing functions as well as administrative support related to staffing and position control for designated units/departments. This role ensures accurate use of organizational policies and procedures as well as maintains best practice standards established by the department. Critical thinking, collaboration, high attention to detail and the ability to function under pressure with the focus remaining on caring customer service is essential. The ability to work independently while exercising high-quality judgment in maintaining schedules is essential.
About State University of New York Upstate Medical University
SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY, is the only academic medical center in Central New York. It is also the region's largest employer with 9,460 employees. Affiliated with the State University of New York, Upstate's mission is to improve the health of the community through education, biomedical research and health care. Upstate Medical University's educational mission is anchored by i...ts four colleges?Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Studies (biomedical sciences). Since 2006, student enrollment has grown by 30% as Upstate responds to the needs of the region. As a biomedical research enterprise, Upstate focuses on the most prevalent human diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, nervous system disorders, vision, and infectious diseases. The quest for treatments and cures is built upon expertise in structural, molecular and systems biology. Upstate also offers many clinical trials for patients. The Upstate University Health System serves 1.8 million people, often the most seriously ill and injured, and includes Upstate University Hospital; Upstate University Hospital at Community Campus; Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, and numerous satellite sites.