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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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Quality Distribution is the operating company for Quality Carriers, QC Energy Resources, Quality Bulk Logistics, and Boasso America. Integrity and excellence are at the core of Quality Distribution's success. As the leader of North America's bulk transportation services, we set the pace for the rest of our industry. Each and every day we strive for excellence. Our team members are motivated, inte...
Job Description: Front office receptionist for high volume office averaging 200 visits per month. Candidate must be able to multi-task, prioritize and have a positive attitude. Duties will include scheduling, faxing, copying, data entry and any other duties supervisor assigns. We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability o...
Part-Time Receptionist/Medical Assistant/Audiology Assistant North Westminster *30-35 hours a week Job Duties: · Assist with front office/back office as needed by physician · Answer Audio phone calls · Schedule appointments · Complete Battery Counts · Make reminder phone calls · Enter Warranty information into EMR · Create Contracts for audio patients · Help prepare/complete mailings ·...
Company Confidential Odessa, TX, 79761
Busy medical office is looking for a full-time receptionist and/or audiology assistant. We offer competitive wages and benefits. Job requirements include, but are not limited to; Greeting clinic patients Ensure up-to-date patient information on computer system and patient medical records. Obtains patient information if patient has never been seen before. Schedules appointments and performs app...
A Receptionist is needed for an immediate position in the Baton Rouge/Port Allen area. THIS IS A LONG TERM TEMP POSITION HOURS ARE MONDAY-FRIDAY 7 A.M. - 3:30 P.M. Duties Include: Answering multi-line telephones in a professional manner Greeting Visitors Processing incoming and outgoing mail/packages Completing daily copying, faxing, and scanning Overseeing office supplies Data Entry All...
We are a busy aesthetic medical practice that specializes in laser and cosmetic surgery. We are looking for a medical receptionist that has a background in sales. This position requires someone with an infectious smile, the ability to multitask, medical billing experience, and great customer service skills. Spanish language fluency is preferred but not required....
Knowledgent is a purpose-built Industry Information Consultancy that provides advanced Information Management and Analytical (IM&A) solutions with industry-specific specialization in Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare and Commercial markets. Knowledgent was founded with the mission to help an enterprise become more information centric. We chose this mission because while information has...
Manpower is currently recruiting for a Switchboard Operator-Receptionist position for one of our clients in Boston, MA! Job Responsibilities: • Operates a single-position telephone switchboard or console, used with a private branch exchange (PBX) system to relay incoming, outgoing, and intra-system calls and acts as a receptionist greeting visitors, determining nature of visits and directing vis...
Summary: To assist the office manager; and to perform secretarial duties, provide administrative and organizational support for the office by and performing the following duties. Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following. Other duties may be assigned. Receptionist Duties: 1. Presents a professional and friendly attitude to all incoming callers and visitors. 2. An...
Qualified Candidates must be able to: Answer and route all incoming calls with high level professionalism Greet Visitors Sort and Distribute all incoming and outgoing mail Perform support for all departments Perform Data Entry work Job Requirements: High School Diploma 2 years + prior receptionist experience Strong Computer skills Excellent Communication skills Excellent Customer service sk...
Job Description: This Receptionist Position Features: Answer multi-line phone system, greet clients, order office supplies and experienced with UPS, Fed Ex and Mail. Must have at least 2 years of experience. We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status. You can view all of our jobs online at ht...
Job Description: Professional Receptionist Large Columbia company is seeking a Professional Receptionist to support their front desk. As a Receptionist in this fast paced office, you will be answering 11 phone lines and supporting over 40 employees in directing calls, transferring to extensions, taking messages and providing overall quality customer service both in person and over the phone to c...
Receptionist - NW Houston, TX - Contract to Possible Hire Frontline Source Group - temporary staffing and direct hire firm - is offering an excellent opportunity to join the team of one of our top Houston clients. Responsibilities: Answer phones in a professional manner Greet incoming guests and other employees Will support multiple departments with administrative projects Back up for travel...
Part Time Receptionist A company in DeSoto County has an immediate temporary opening for a part time receptionist. Responsibilities: Answer multiline phone system. Answer general information questions. Copying, filing, and other basic clerical duties. Requirements: Strong communication skills. Must have a great phone voice and good grammar skills. Must have good Word and Excel skills and ...
Job Description Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. is currently seeking a Receptionist/Administrator. RESPONSIBILITIES: Answer phones Greet clients Prepare UPS shipments; post and distribute mail Enter demo, move and pickup orders Confirm and schedule deliveries. Job Requirements 1-2 years experience in a similar role Working knowledge of SAP, MS Word, Excel, Email and Intern...
Growing Jessup Area Company is looking for a great Receptionist with Administrative skills. Pay rate for this long term opportunity is $12.00 p/h and the hours of work are 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. If selected, you will be working in a beautiful, airy and spacious environment with a full service cafeteria onsite. Free parking and inside and outside dining areas. The Administrative Receptionist is the fac...
Position Title: Medical Receptionist Department: Pediatric Endocrinology Full/Part Time: Full-time Exempt/Nonexempt: Non-exempt JOB SUMMARY Medical Office Receptionist with highly detailed professional duties in working with the physicians, patients/parents, and other team members. Must have a positive attitude and drive to provide excellent patient care and successful clinical operations. Mu...
Position Title: Medical Receptionist Department: OBGYN – REI Location: HCOC Full/Part Time: Full-Time Exempt/Non-exempt: Non-exempt Provides support with daily activities of medical office including filing, telephone coverage, appointment scheduling, registration and patient referrals. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES · Organizes and maintains filing to be scanned to patient charts including new patien...
Hampton Academy is a private school for students with disabilities approved by the New Jersey Department of Education serving grades one through twelve. It is our mission to provide services and support that will help our students realize their full potential within our setting, and build foundation for success when moving on to higher education, vocational programs or a return to the school distr...
FRONT DESK RECEPTIONIST - PART-TIME - WEEKEND DAY SHIFT Centennial Peaks Hospital is a 72 bed facility located in beautiful Louisville, CO. We are dedicated to providing a full range of mental health and chemical dependency services to the state of Colorado. We strive to enhance the mental health, safety and well-being of our patients, their families, and the community at large by providing ethic...

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