Patient Care Technician - Med Surg - PRN (casual)

Posted: 06/02/2024

Join the team at Avera!
Award Winning Health Care:  Avera has been named among the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems, Forbes list of America’s Best-in-State Employers and Level 10 Most Wired Health Care Organization by CHIME.

Culture:  Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera:  Competitive pay, various shifts to fit your lifestyle, and opportunities for career growth.

If you’re a compassionate individual who enjoys helping people, become a Patient Care Technician (PCT) with Avera!

Position Highlights:

  • Positive Work Environment: Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care.
  • Career Growth: Great opportunity to obtain health care experience for those that are looking to further their education in a healthcare related field.
  • Job Satisfaction: Each day you will positively impact each patient you serve by providing direct patient care.

Job Summary

  • The Patient Care Technician is accountable for performing delegated tasks and assisting nursing personnel within the Emergency Unit as well as functioning on the hospital floor in patient care delivery.

Education and/or Experience

  • Medical Terminology preferred.


  • Minnesota Certified Nurse Assistant certification required upon hire or within 120 days of hire date.
  • Basic Life Support certification (BLS) required upon hire or within 90 days of hire.

Work Schedule

  • PRN, as needed, casual requirements per department policy
    • Weekends as needed, holidays as needed, occasional call
    • 6:45am-7:15pm or 6:45pm-7:15am


The hourly range for this position is listed below. Actual hourly rate dependent upon experience. 

  • $18.25 - $24.00 per hour