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Receptionist Job Overview

Receptionists create the first impression at many types of businesses. They answer phones, transfer calls, take messages, greet visitors or customers, and offer refreshments to guests. In some organizations, they also do administrative tasks such scheduling, typing, copying, filing, handling travel details, restocking kitchen supplies and sorting mail.

Receptionist Job Types

Medical receptionists work in a healthcare setting where they greet patients, collect insurance information and schedule appointments.

Corporate receptionists welcome visitors. They may also book company conference rooms, answer phones and handle secretarial work.

Beauty salon receptionists work at a front desk where they book appointments, greet and direct customers, and collect payments.

A government receptionist’s job often centers on verifying visitors’ identities. They issue temporary identification cards and call officials to let them know they have guests.

Receptionists who work in a transit facility answer passengers’ questions about departures, arrivals and local amenities.

Receptionist Education

You can typically land receptionist work with a high school diploma or GED, followed by on-the-job training. Having experience with word processing and spreadsheets will help you find receptionist employment.

Receptionist Job Market

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts receptionist jobs will grow 24 percent from 2010 to 2020 -- faster than most occupations. While some companies now go without a receptionist, most continue to have a receptionist working the front desk and greeting guests in person. Plenty of new receptionist jobs open up because it’s an entry-level position from which people move up relatively quickly. Most growth in receptionist job opportunities will happen in healthcare settings, including doctors’ and dentists’ offices and elder-care facilities, the BLS says.

Receptionist Salaries

The average receptionist salary was $26,730 in May 2011, according to the BLS. The highest mean salary was earned by receptionists working in dental offices: $30,380.

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Job Description: I have three companies in Orange County that are seeking candidates like you! If you have these qualifications please call me: Receptionist with 3 plus years in a corporate setting. Computer savvy Outstanding customer service background Able to handle busy office. Call me to discuss your resume. We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualifie...
Company Confidential Newton, MA, 02458
Looking for full time secretary for busy med spa/office in Newton. Requirements: pleasant personality, well-groomed and tastefully dressed, articulate, within 30 minutes drive from Newton. Compensation: competitive pay based on experience, paid vacation, 401K. Please email cover letter with CV. Duties: - Answering phones and emails - Taking patient to a room, offering coffee and magazines - Sc...
Administrative Assistant/ Receptionist American Personnel has teamed up with one of the fastest growing telecommunication companies in the Northeast. Are you looking to join a company with unlimited growth potential? Do you enjoy working in a collaborative environment? Are you highly motivated and possess the drive and self determination to meet and exceed goals? Do you have excellent communicati...
Boylston Staffing is looking for a Receptionist/Administrative Assistant for a firm in Wellesley. Will answer phones and provide organizational support to multiple departments. Duties include: proofing and verifying legal documents, updating cases and entering information into database, running reports, preparing packets, gathering documentation and reporting findings to managers, reviewing corres...
Devonshire Recruiting and Consulting Partners are seeking a seasoned Receptionist for our Boston based client. Reporting to the Head of Administrative Support, this person will be responsible for providing administrative support to the Boston office. Responsibilities: · Greet visitors with a warm and professional approach; direct them to the meeting rooms and ensure that refreshments are provide...
Global investment management firm with offices in downtown Boston seeks seasoned Receptionist. Reporting to the Head of Administrative Support, she/he will be responsible for providing administrative support to the firm’s Boston office. Great work/life balance! Excellent benefits! Responsibilities: Greet visitors with a warm and professional approach Handle all badging, coats and luggage effici...
RECEPTIONIST Jon Ric Hair Salon & Day Spa: Part-time Apply in person: 2500 W. International Speedway Blvd. Suite #340, Daytona Beach, FL or Call (386)256-1947 or Email: *****...
RECEPTIONIST Bilingual preferred/Part-Time position. Send resume to ***** or fax to 928.341.8492 attention Office Manager Yuma Sun Classifieds...
Fundtech’s San Francisco office is looking for a top-notch Office Administrator and Receptionist with a stellar personality and great attitude who could work independently and highly motivated self-starter. The Office Administrator/Receptionist has full responsibility to keep the office running smoothly. This position will oversee office operations and provide administrative support for the team...
Auto Receptionist We have an opening for a phone receptionist. Responsibilities will be answer switch board, cashier customers and some office clerical work. We are a Premier luxury car dealership in the Akron area that our customers require the utmost satisfaction for all of their automotive needs. We offer an excellent working environment in a state of the art facility. This is a fu...
SEBERT LANDSCAPING JOB DESCRIPTION POSITION:Corporate Receptionist REPORTS TO:Human Resource Manager and Controller BASIC FUNCTION The Corporate Receptionist is responsible for various functions for the Human Resource Manager and Controller. This position is responsible for administrative and receptionist like duties as listed below. Duties (Include, but not limited to): Greeting visitors a...
Part-time receptionist opening. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays - 8am - 4:30pm Work location is in Mahomet, Illinois. Pay is $12/hr. Job duties are: answering phones greeting people Software skills required are: MS Office and Outlook...
Company Confidential Elmhurst, IL, 60126
We are looking for an experienced medical receptionist for a fast-paced Internal Medicine office. Candidate must be friendly, organized, and a team player. Knowledge of eClinicalWorks preferred. 28 - 32 hours per week. No weekends....
WESTFORD INTERNAL MEDICINE P.C. Part time Experienced Medical Receptionist Excellent phone, computer & EMR skills required Fax resumes with references to: Connie 978-692-4716...
Modern, patient-centered dental office in Wellesley, MA is looking for a full-time scheduling coordinator/receptionist who is motivated, friendly, professional and has the ability to think outside the box. Hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., no night/weekend/on-call hours. Responsibilities include: Greeting patients Answering phones Managing the practice schedule C...
Company Confidential Cheektowaga, NY, 14225
Medical Receptionist P/T, 4 days. EMR/Medent. Very busy office. Fax resume to 683-7759....
Job Purpose: Serves callers, visitors, and employees by greeting and directing callers and visitors; maintaining security and telecommunications system. Duties: * Greets and directs corporate office callers by answering telephone calls from customers; determining nature of business and directing callers to appropriate destination. * Welcomes visitors and employees to the corporate office by gr...
Looking for a member to join our team who has exceptional customer service, is extremely professional, personable, computer savvy and willing to learn all aspects of plastic surgery and advanced laser and skin care. Medical office experience preferred. Various duties include: greeting patients, scheduling appointments, handling money transactions, providing office support to ensure efficiency and ...
Company Confidential Pittsburgh, PA, 15243
MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST FT (36-40 hrs) in a busy multi-physician practice. Able to work in Bridgeville and McMurray. Hours: Mon-Fri ; Medical exp. req. Primary duties: phones and check in/check out. Fast-paced environment. PC and customer service skills necessary. Medical Assistant background a plus. Benefit pkg. Send resume to ***** or fax 412-279-6722. EOE....
Company Confidential BLOOMINGDALE, IL, 60108
Receptionist -Busy OB/GYN office in Bloomingdale seeking part time receptionist. 2 to 3 evenings and every other Saturday. Experience needed. Fax resume to: 630-980-0971 Posting provided by:...

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