Job description

JOB NO.: 104496-US

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: SMPH/EMERG MED

Location: Madison

Categories: Event Planning, Program Coordination, Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Office & Administrative Support

Employment Class: University Staff-Ongoing

Position Vacancy ID: 104496

Working Title: Assistant- Office of the Chair

Official Title: PRG ASST CONF(16310)

Hiring Department: A534100-MEDICAL SCHOOL/EMERG MED

FTE: 100%

Term: This is an Ongoing appointment

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $19.23

Job Summary:

This position serves as the primary executive administrative support person for the Department Chair, Associate Vice Chair of Practice Management, and the Department Administrator in the BerbeeWalsh Department of Emergency Medicine (DEM), University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health (UW SMPH). The department is composed of 50+ faculty physicians, 36 resident physicians, 18+ advanced practice providers, and a growing number of staff members.

This individual will aid key leaders in the successful implementation and performance of departmental clinical, teaching, administrative, and research activities. Although the individual will receive general guidance, he/she is expected to independently develop and maintain activities and to exercise autonomous decision-making. Responsibilities include continuous tracking, prioritization, organization, scheduling, and communication of multiple ongoing initiatives at various stages of progress, as well as interfacing with internal and external physicians and administrators. By the nature and location of this position, the individual is privy to confidential records and conversations that directly affect the employer-employee relationship referred to in s.III.81(15) Wisc. Stats.

The position requires outstanding administrative, interpersonal, and computer skills, as well as meticulous organizational skills. The individual must be able to work proactively and independently. This position functions under limited supervision, reporting directly to the Department Administrator.


Schedule Comment:

Typical office hours are Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Schedule flexible to the meet the needs of the Department.


Leah Tews
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To begin the application process please click on the 'Apply Now' button. You will be asked to create a profile and upload a resume and cover letter. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references as part of your online application.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Probationary Period will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Apr 10 2018 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Apr 24 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 4/11/2018
Application Due: 4/25/2018
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