Satellite Healthcare Intern in San Jose, California

Requisition Number 18-0208

Post Date 3/16/2018

Title Intern

Location Corporate HQT

Job Status Per Diem

Work Hours 40

City San Jose

State CA


We're Satellite Healthcare, one of the country's most innovative providers of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services. Known for our collegial and supportive corporate culture, our medical and clinical staffs are highly motivated and committed

to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparalleled renal disease education and treatment, medical technology, nutrition programs and social services.

The Satellite Healthcare Intern is provided an opportunity to experience the healthcare industry first-hand. By applying their education in a real-life working environment, they will receive a solid foundation of practical experience. Through project-based

work across key business initiatives, as well as hands-on experience, they will be exposed to many aspects of the business. The projects will be varied and are based on the needs of the participating departments.

Working in partnership with others, you will build a network of support to help you develop professionally. The Intern will be provided the opportunity to be involved with the daily functions of the department. This position will be faced with the prospect

of continued guidance through professional development and mentorship. Further details regarding projects and departmental responsibilities will be provided upon commencement of internship.

Essential Functions:

The essential functions listed are not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned. All employees must work in accordance with Satellite’s I-CARE Standards.

  • Responsible for assisting with special projects, preparation of documents and presentations

  • Prepare documents and presentations for department staff and management

  • Willingly performs other duties as assigned, including administrative tasks for the assigned group as needed

  • Responsible for contributing to the Satellite Healthcare culture through exemplification of company values and customer service standards

  • Accountable for outstanding customer service to all external and internal customers

  • Develops and maintains effective relationships through effective and timely communication

  • Takes initiative and action to respond, resolve and follow up regarding customer service issues with all customers in a timely manner


Minimum Qualifications

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.

Education: Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university as a second-year student or above or a recent college graduate (within the last 12 months) with a Bachelor’s Degree or higher. Minimum 3.0 GPA required. Students in all majors

will be considered.

Experience: One (1) year of customer service experience through either working or volunteering preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Ability to demonstrate exceptional customer service to both internal and external customers

  • Willingness to learn, develop, and contribute in a fun, fast-paced environment

  • Self-starter that brings both interpersonal skills and creative problem solving skills

  • Quick learner with attention to detail, high degree of confidentiality and solid organizational skills

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively work with others

  • Able to read, write, speak, understand and satisfactorily communicate with others in English in person, over the phone and via email

Satellite Healthcare, Inc. (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or identity, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability. Women and men, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. We offer a drug-free work environment.