Medical Assistant Certified: Posting #19659
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 East Olympia, WA

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Position Summary:

On-call Medical Assistant position available for our Thurston Walk-in Medical Clinic. The Thurston Walk-in Clinic is open Mon-Sat from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm. The schedule is 4 days per week, 10 hours per day. This schedule varies for On-Call staff.

Ideal candidate will have proven excellent customer services skills, demonstrate enthusiastic and professional demeanor, and excel at multi-tasking while an integral part of the care team ensuring patient flow and providing quality patient care in a safe and timely manner.

Education and/or Experience:

  • This position requires the candidate to have a Washington State MA-Certificate or possess an MA-Interim License and pass the exam within the 90 day probationary period.
  • Possess and maintain a CPR certification.
  • Responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following: administer injections and distribute oral medications under physician’s order, assisting the medical providers with charting office visits, performing venipuncture and rooming patients.

What we Offer:

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career. Employees working 30 or more hours receive an excellent benefit package; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employment Assistance Program) all at no cost to the employee. We also offer paid-time-off starting at 24-27 days per year plus 10 paid Holidays. Our employees also receive 1-2 wage increase per year. We have 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Shannon Gruchalla, Nurse Manager at

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted 10/17/2019

External Candidates considered after 10/22/2019

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).