• Administrative Assistant

    Location US-NY-Queens
    Regular Part-Time
    Allied Health
    NYC Health + Hospitals/Correctional Health Services
  • Overview

    With approximately 55,000 admissions per year and an average daily population of 10,000, the NYC jail system is one of the largest in the nation. NYC Health + Hospitals/Correctional Health Service (CHS) is a national leader in the delivery of healthcare to the justice-involved population and, with PAGNY’s active support, aspires to the highest standards of care with the goal of meeting or exceeding what is available in the community.



    Under supervision of the Health Service Administrator/On Island Administrator, the Administrative Assistant is responsible for assisting in the overall Operation of Rikers Island, including MDC, BKDC and VCBC.  Also, provides secretarial support to the On Island Administrators.


    • Must be able to handle mutltiple responsibilities simultaneously and meet deadlines
    • Must be able to handle payroll related questions and pre-generate time keeping records
    • Ability to maintain matrix par levels by checking staff attendance and replacing staff as needed
    • Ability to maintain data and/or informative reports on logs and databases
    • Ability to handle a high call volume, receive and disseminate important information related to medical services
    • Ability to work in a Correctional setting
    • On a needed basis, must be able to collect and disseminate medical related information to inmates/patients
    • Other duties as assigned


    • High School graduate or equivalent.
    • Computer Literate in MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, Power-Point).
    • Efficient in operation of PCs, Fax machine, copiers, scanner.
    • Experience in similar position required


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