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MD Anderson Cancer Center Patient Care Technician (Nursing Assistant) P10-Surgical Oncology (day/evening) in Houston, Texas

A 25- bed post-surgical gynecology/radiation unit, divided into two microsystem pods, Northeast and Southeast. Gynecology oncology medical/surgical, gynecological malignancies and patients undergoing radiation therapy (internal & external) are the three primary populations. We also serve as the overflow unit for Stem Cell, Lymphoma and Leukemia patients. Other services include both medical and surgical services. Our inpatient rooms are built with concrete and lead, specially constructed for our radiation therapy patients to prevent radiation exposure

The ideal candidate must be able to work a combination of 8/12 hour shifts. For example: 7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm or 7a-7p. Must be able to work rotating weekends and holidays.


Function Provides patient care services as assigned by a registered nurse.

Scope Impacts patient comfort and outcome of care.

Essential Job Functions

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.

Marginal Job Functions

Other duties as assigned.

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: 141816

  • 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: Day/Evening, Rotating, Weekends

  • 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