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MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician-GI Surgical Oncology (evening/night) in Houston, Texas

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals." MD Anderson's mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through exceptional programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention.

Provides patient care services as assigned by a registered nurse. Impacts patient comfort and outcome of care.

GI Surgical/Sarcoma Unit is a 32 bed unit that is a post-operative, medical-surgical unit. Our patient population ages is from 18 - 80 years of age.

Ideal candidate will have one year of direct patient care. This is a Evening/Night shift which will consist of 3pm-11pm, 11p-7am, 7p-7a and 26 out of 52 weekends per year.


Acts as member of a multidisciplinary team that identifies and addresses patient care needs. Assists in completion of activities of daily living, mobilization, admit/discharge and obtaining vital signs. Updates and retrieves patient information. Ensures patient environment is maintained in a clean, safe and orderly manner. Acts as part of an assigned care team.


Education Required High school diploma or equivalent.

Education Preferred None.

Experience Required None

Experience Preferred Experience in an acute care setting as a Nursing Assistant

Licensure/Certification Required None.

Licensure/Certification Preferred Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).

Other Required Must pass pre-employment skills test as required and administered by Human Resources.

High school diploma or equivalent.

Must pass pre-employment skills test as required and administered by Human Resources.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 136806

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Nights, Evening/Night

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: Yes

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 28,800

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 36,000

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 43,200

  • Science Jobs: No