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Position Description

HIRING EVENT

Tuesday, July 18th and Wednesday, 19th  in San Antonio

Hiring: Dialysis Patient Care Technicians (PCTs)

*Training offered- no healthcare experience required*

Hiring in: San Antonio, Live Oak, Floresville, New Braunfels and Seguin.

Location: Stone Oak Facility

731 Carnoustie Drive, STE 101. San Antonio, TX 78258

DaVita will be hiring a team of PCTs for  Eagle Region 2, and we would love to have you join us! Attendees at the Hiring Event will have a chance to interview with hiring managers from the area and interact with local teammates to learn more about their roles as dialysis techs. 

 

For this Hiring Event, we are hiring staff PCTs to join our dialysis STAR training program. No dialysis or healthcare experience required. Our STAR Program is a 9-10 week paid training period in which you will gain the dialysis skills needed for a career at DaVita.

 

As a Patient Care Technician in training, you will play an important role at DaVita and in the lives of patients and their families. Our dialysis techs work under the supervision of nephrology RNs to provide safe, comfortable, and hygienic dialysis treatment for patients.  They are often the teammates who have the most "one-on-one" time with patients in the facility. 

 

Some details about this Dialysis Patient Care Technician training position:

  • You will be hired as a Staff PCT on Day 1
  • You will be trained for 8-12 weeks with a class of new teammates at a training clinic or facility
  • Hours of work may vary during the training period; however, you will typically be working between 32-40 hours per week during training
  • Your training will include a combination of classroom and hands-on learning
  • At the  end of your training, our intent is to find you a position within San Antonio, Live Oak, Floresville, New Braunfels, or Seguin.
  • This position may require that you will be willing to float to various clinics during and after your training
  • You must have a flexible schedule and able to work mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays 


Qualifications

A Shining Star Dialysis Patient Care Technician for our STAR program should have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; Minimum of 4 years of PCT work experience on or before October 14, 2008 may be substituted in lieu of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Current CPR certification required (or must be obtained within 60 days of employment)
  • Demonstrated completion of all applicable state requirements in the state in which employed as a dialysis technician (AKA: patient care technician) required
  • BONENT or CHT certification preferred or as required by state regulation
  • CNA, Certified Medical Assistant, or Phlebotomy certification preferred
  • New teammates will be required to obtain certification within 18 months of hire 

Asking yourself how you can attend? Apply today!

We take our hiring very seriously, so we kindly request for you to complete the application process prior to receiving the details about the event. Once our recruiters receive your application, we will review your experience and qualifications.  

Ultimately, we will send invitations to attend our hiring event to candidates who we believe have the qualities of "Right Person, Right Job, Right Attitude". 

 

Thank you for investing your time in this process and expressing interest in our Vision to Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World Has Ever Seen

 

Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 

  

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

 

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Patient Care Technician
  • Job Function: Patient Care / Dialysis Tech
  • Location: San Antonio, Texas