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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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Receptionist needed for busy chiropractic office. Part time position. Must be enthusiastic, friendly and a fast learner. Please bring resumes to: 3076 Eagle Valley Rd., Mill Hall, PA 17751. provided by The Lock Haven Express...
Position Description: The Bilingual Receptionist is the first line of customer service for all patients and visitors entering our offices. They will greet patients, sign them in, schedule future appointments, and handle incoming phone calls. They will assist patients in accordance with the training they have received ensuring patients receive the Ultimate Patient Experience while visiting our off...
Title: Receptionist job in Cincinnati, OH. Summary: We have a job opening for a Receptionist in Cincinnati, OH. This position will be responsible for initial contact with all visitors by greeting, welcoming, and directing them appropriately; notifies appropriate department of arrival and maintain phone system. The Receptionist job duties and responsibilities include: • Welcome visitors by gre...
Able Manufacturing & Assembly, LLC has an immediate opening for front lobby receptionist. This individual will be representing the company to visitors, customers and vendors and must present professional business appearance and conduct. Excellent customer service and communication skills, and excellent attendance a must. This position will provide general clerical support to multiple departments a...
Company Confidential Gainesville, TX, 76241
Local manufacturing company is needing a full time Office Assistant/ Receptionist. Applicant must be proficient in Excel, Word and Microsoft Office. Working knowledge of Access is a plus. Please send resume to ***** This job listing brought to you by The Gainesville Daily Register...
CLERICAL OPENINGS ***Experienced Receptionist Looking for someone with a min of 3 yrs experience as a receptionist in a professional office setting. Must have excellent communication skills. Needs to be proficient in Word and Excel and be able to type 60 wpm. Pay starts at $9.47/hr. ***Experienced Medical Biller Local medical office is seeking someone with experience working as a medical bil...
Front Desk Receptionist Hours are Monday through Thursday 12:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Friday 10:30 to 6:30 p.m. Responsibilities include answering a multi-line telephone system, greeting clients, data entry and other office duties. This is a fast-paced position and requires excellent multi tasking skills. If you are a team player and meet these requirements please apply to: Ravenwood MHC 12557 Rave...
HC113947: Olympic Pools and Spas Houston, TX 713-782-6776 Receptionist Needed ASAP Must have exceptional customer service skills and be a team player. Other clerical duties also included.Punctualality is a must. Please send resume to ***** or fax resume 713-782-8444 or call 713-782-6776 ask for H.R.... . Human Resources, Williston State College 1410 University Avenue Williston ND 58801 (701) 774-4204 OFFICE ASSISTANT Click Image to View Ad provided by The Minot Daily News...
Lynchburg Computer Systems is currently taking applications for a part time to full time receptionist. Computer related or electronic related background is preferred. Please email your resume to *****. No phone calls please. As Posted in the Lynchburg News and Advance...
Job Description: This Medical Biller Position Features: ? Great Location ? Positive Work Environment ? Growing Company ? Great Pay to $27,000 Immediate need for a Medical Receptionist seeking a great location, a positive work environment and a growing company. We are looking for somebody who is energetic, customer service focused and detail oriented and who has worked in a Medical office in ...
Company Confidential Las Vegas, NV, 89134
Receptionist The Receptionist is responsible for creating a positive first impression at the front desk and on the telephone. This role provides assistance to visitors, vendors as well as offering administrative support to various departments Must have an outgoing personality, be organized and detail-oriented, and have strong computer skills. Please submit resume using the "Apply" feature. Co...
SEPA LABS, a dynamic Anatomic Pathology, CAP accredited reference laboratory and hospital provider is looking for outstanding employees. Today SEPA LABS includes 28 specialty pathologists. This position is located in our main laboratory in Brunswick, GA. Admin Assistant/Receptionist Duties: *Produces information by formatting, inputting, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, da...
Company Confidential Buffalo, NY, 14221
Private practice in Williamsville is currently seeking a Medical Receptionist for their fast paced Pediatric office. Practice consists of nine providers and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, answering incoming calls, scheduling appointments, checking patients in and out and preparing charts. Pay based on experience and includes an excellent benefits package. Anticipated schedule i...
Job Purpose: Great Opportunity for person interested in working part time in a growing medical office, as a front desk administrative assistant. 2 locations_ Roswell office 20 hours a week increasing as practice grows. Savannah office Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. Qualifications: Experience using Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) Strong Interpersonal skills Ability to multit...
Answer telephone and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals. Greet incoming guests and clients and direct them to the appropriate destination, individual or party. File and retrieve corporate documents, records and reports. Receive and distribute mail and deliveries. Maintain and stock office and kitchen supplies. Keep lobby and conference rooms n...
Overview The receptionist is the main point of contact for Mission Critical Systems’ headquarters office for both phone and office visitor reception. This position requires excellent communications skills and the ability to work independently. Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities: Communications § Answer main telephone line and direct calls, including taking and relaying messages and providing ...
Job Description: Do you have 3+ years experience in handling high volume calls on a switchboard? Are you looking for a company that offers room for growth? If so, please read on! What you need to apply: - 3+ years Reception - MS Office What you will be doing: - Answering - Checking Visitors in - Data Entry - Answering customer emails - Tracking inventory on Excel What's in it for you: ...
RECEPTIONIST Huge local engineering firm searching for a temporary receptionist to answer busy phones, greet clients with general administrative support. Requirements: -Polished, professional with great communication skills -Basic to intermediate level MS Office skills Temporary position - approximately 30 days Monday-Thursday 7:30a-5:30p Friday 7:30a-11:30a $12/HR...
Company Confidential Dallas, TX, 75244
SUPERIORHIRE is searching for top-notch, polished and professional Administrative Assistants and Receptionists for open positions with our clients in Dallas. Clients range from the Downtown/Uptown area, North Dallas to Plano/Frisco area. Each client is looking for strong Administrative candidates who are upbeat, energetic and have superior communication and organizational skills to assist high le...

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