Front Desk Receptionist - Part Time in Thornwood, NY at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/9/2024

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Joining the Benchmark Senior Living team means putting your passion to work. Associates thrive in a supportive, diverse, and skilled team that is committed to caring and dedicated service. With specialized training and educational programs, we empower you to explore your interests and growth opportunities. We invite you to connect with your calling, find purpose in your career, and gain lifelong relationships through the power of human connection by transforming the lives of seniors!

As the Front Desk Receptionist at Benchmark at Mount Pleasant you will serve as the information referral center for our residents, families, potential residents, staff, guests, community contacts, and others visiting the community. In addition, the Front Desk Receptionist shall provide support for some computer processing duties as appropriate.


Employment Status: Part-Time, Non Exempt (Hourly)

Salary: $18.00 - $18.50 per hour

Schedule: Friday & Saturday, 8:30am - 5:30pm

Receptionist Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Greets visitors immediately upon arrival
  • Professionally handles all phone calls and routes callers or answers questions in a timely and courteous manner
  • Offers refreshments (coffee, water, etc.) to visitors, where applicable
  • Manages doctor appointment book and beauty appointment book.
  • Manages beauty and barber appointment book
  • Acts as concierge for residents (calling taxis, handling telephone and/or cable problems, checking newspaper deliveries, etc.)
  • Keeps lobby clean and neat, free of clutter and trash

Job Requirements

Receptionist Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent certificate preferred.
  • Possesses expert knowledge of telephone system and capable of teaching others
  • Experience in a healthcare or hospitality environment, preferred
  • Previous experience as a receptionist, administrative assistant, or similar