Skip navigation
Unable to save this job. Please try again later.


Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend

To begin the application process, please enter your email address.

Company Contact Info

  • 201 East Merrick Road
    Valley Stream, NY 11580
  • HR Manager
  • Phone: 516-837-3388
  • Phone:: 516-887-6102

Already have an account?

Sign in to apply with your saved resumes.

New to CareerBuilder?

Don't have an account? Continue as a guest!

Sorry, we cannot save or unsave this job right now.

Report this Job

Trust and Site Security Team.

Don't miss out on new jobs!

Get the latest Administrative Assistant jobs in Valley Stream, NY delivered directly to your inbox. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Saved!

Could not save Job Alert!

You have too many Job Alerts!

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.

Sign Up

or   Sign In Here
Password Must Contain
8 to 15 characters
1 uppercase letter
1 number or symbol
1 lowercase letter
Create an Account with CareerBuilder to save jobs & unlock these great features
See similar job titles and skills to help you make your next move
Upload a resume and become visible to Hiring Managers and Employers
Compare Salary Information to see where you stand amongst your peers
Easily Quick Apply to jobs with just one click!

Email Send Failed!

Administrative Assistant

SARA Companion HomeCare Services • Valley Stream, NY

Posted 29 days ago

Job Snapshot

Travel - None
Experience - At least 5 year(s)
Degree - 4 Year Degree
$35,000.00 - $55,000.00 /Year
Healthcare - Health Services, Managed Care, Internet - ECommerce
Admin - Clerical, Customer Service, Information Technology
Relocation - No

Job Competition



How Do You Compare to the Competition?

Get facts about other applicants with a CareerBuilder Account

Job Description

SARA Companion HomeCare Services located in Valley Stream, NY employs the top Caregivers to care for seniors living at home and has a dedicated inside support staff of caring professionals. We are proud to have the highest percentage and greatest number of positive consumer reviews of any home care agency in the New York Metropolitan area. We have an A+ rating with the BBB.

SARA Companion HomeCare Services is currently seeking an individual that is energetic and organized with 5+ years administrative experience to join our team. We are seeking an administrative assistant who can work well in a supportive position. As an Administrative Assistant you will perform a range of office and clerical duties. You will work in a very friendly comfortable corporate environment, it will be imperative that you present a professional appearance and demeanor at all times.

There is plenty of room for growth as we prefer to promote with-in. That is why this position is open again for the eighth time with-in a year.

About The Job

As an Administrative Assistant your duties will include a variety of tasks such as:

  • Maintaining paper and electronic filing systems for records, correspondence, and other material
  • Drafting and sending memos
  • Answering telephones and providing information to callers, taking messages or transferring calls to appropriate individuals
  • Operating office equipment such as fax machines, copiers, and phone systems and using computers for spreadsheet, word processing, database management and other applications
  • Performing data entry
  • Assisting with the application process for HHAs
  • May assist with compliance documents

Job Requirements

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or five years’ experience in a similar position, homecare a plus
  • Proficient with relevant software applications including Microsoft Office
  • Accurate keyboard skills (50 WPM a plus)
  • Knowledge of office management systems and procedures
  • Knowledge of administrative procedures
  • Be a pleasure to speak to, empathetic to people's needs and concerns
  • Apply human relation skills in assessing, implementing, and evaluating individual client’s needs.
  • Be independent, driven, energetic, self-motivated and positive.
  • Heavy phone, e-mail and mail contact. Rapid response time to all communication channels.
  • Have knowledge of Home Healthcare strongly preferred but not required, will train.
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task numerous activities
  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively with attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required
  • Ability to work independently
  • Punctuality and dependability is a must

As an Administrative Assistant, you must be dependable, responsible and able to work at a fast pace while always being able to occupy yourself with new tasks as needed. You must also be a team player with a solid work ethic who is always prompt, on time and committed to maintaining consistent work attendance. It will also be important that you display exceptional attention to detail and solid organizational skills. You must also have strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as excellent grammar.

At SARA we pride ourselves on promoting with-in.

Sara Companion HomeCare Services is an equal opportunity employer,

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job.
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.
By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.
Don't miss out on new jobs like this
Get the latest jobs delivered to your inbox. Unsubscribe at any time.

Saving Your Job Alert

Job Alert Created

Well, this is embarrassing. We are having trouble saving your search. You can try again or come back at a later time.

Maximum Email Alerts

This email address has reached the maximum of 5 email alerts. To create a new alert, you will need to log into your email and unsubscribe from at least one.