Position description
Location: PCAs will be hired to work at either the Saint Marys Hospital or Rochester Methodist Hospital Campus.

The patient care assistant assists patient care unit staff with delegated tasks of direct and indirect patient care, which support nursing practice under the direct supervision of a registered nurse. The patient care assistant carries out designated activities that are within those functions limited by law to unlicensed nursing personnel.
18 years old and completion of 12 college credits OR High school Diploma/GED with successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training or equivalent.

All applicants MUST attach:
  • CV/Resume
  • Cover Letter which includes shift/schedule/work area preferences
  • Internal applicants must attach their last 3 performance appraisals
Additional qualifications
Able to adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.
License or certification
If a candidate does not currently have their Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross the Basic Life Support, certification will be included as part of the orientation program. Maintains current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs: American Heart Association or American Red Cross
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Minimum rate is $17.47 based upon union contract.
Benefits eligible
Part Time
Hours / Pay period
40-56 hours every two weeks
Schedule details
Variable schedule including days/evenings/nights and either 8 or 12 hour shifts
Weekend schedule
Variety of shifts every other or every third weekend (determined at time of offer)
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Nursing, Other Patient Care, Surgical Services
Career profile
Surgical Services
Job posting number
Angelina Cochran
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.