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Vighter Medical Group Health Screener (Waukegan, IL) CNA/EMT/MA/LVN in Waukegan, Illinois

Health Screener (Waukegan, IL) CNA/EMT/MA/LVN

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Job Location

Waukegan, IL - Waukegan, IL

Position Type


Education Level

High School

Travel Percentage


Job Shift


Job Category

Health Care

Job Description

Vighter is a physician-led firm accredited by The Joint Commission and is verified as a service-disabled veteran-owned business by the VA. Since 2005 our company has provided healthcare services on challenging programs in support our Federal government clients. Our healthcare staff have performed Search and Rescue operations in Africa as well as Asia, assisted with the Ebola response effort, supported ICE with in-flight emergency medical services, conducted physical examinations for veterans seeking disability determinations, and many other missions. Apply today and our recruiting team will contact you within 24 hours.

Title: Health Screener - CNA / EMT / MA / LVN LPN / Phlebotomist / Laboratory Technician

Reports to: Project Manager

Job Summary:

The Onsite Temperature Screener is responsible for the oversight and operational performance of an Onsite Temperature Screening Event at a customer’s work site. This position will function as the liaison with clients and any other onsite vendors. This position is responsible for ensuring the daily operations of the screening are carried out in an efficient, safe, systematic and reproducible manner. This position must constantly assess potential improvements for candidate flow when it is warranted. This position is responsible for ensuring contractual requirements and client expectations are met. This position requires the ability to foster a team environment and should emphasize the need for all staff to work together effectively and efficiently. This position is responsible for coordinating the logistical set-up of the event and is accountable for ensuring the site equipment arrives and leaves the site in an efficient and timely manner. This position will be trained by a trainer to perform all necessary functions to maintain the operation of the event. This position will report to the Program Manager.

  1. Screening Questions – Based on customer provided questionnaire or to be provided by organization as requested.

  2. Temperature check – Staff wearing appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) check the individual’s temperature with a no-touch thermal scanner.

Any individual that presents with positive screening responses or a temperature determined by the customer is referred to customer representative and advised to self-quarantine at home and notify their Personal Care Provider and/or the Health Department. The client site contact is notified with the employee name and employee ID number. This onsite screening process can be used for employees, visitors, and vendors.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • Health screening by reviewing a brief questionnaire and taking temperature using a non-contact thermometers

  • QA of medical paperwork & processes

  • Securely package medical records, electronic and paper form, for transport to designated corporate office

  • Establish professional working relationship with the clients onsite.


  • Experience conducting public health screenings preferred


  • State certified as one of the following; CNA / EMT / MA / LVN LPN / Phlebotomist / Laboratory Technician

  • Must possess current HIPAA certification or the ability to obtain certification

  • Applicants must possess the ability to work well with many new people, train people and adapt to diverse situations

  • Must have the ability to resolve unforeseen problems with little to no direction from management

  • Knowledge of government property, shipping, packing and logistical operations is a plus

  • Experience in medical operations is preferred

  • Computer proficiency is required

  • Flexibility and willingness to travel as needed

  • Perform work safely, following all company policies and procedures

Other Qualifications:

  • Must have exceptional customer service skills

  • Shall be proficient in English

  • Shall be a United States Citizen or permanent resident authorized to work within the US

  • Shall not have been convicted of a felony

  • Shall be able to operate a personal computer utilizing Microsoft applications, such as Explorer, Outlook, Word, Excel, etc. so as to efficiently create and/or utilize an Electronic Medical Record

Physical Requirements:

  • Work involves prolonged periods of standing, sitting, computer operation, good eye/hand coordination and lifting up to 50 pounds. 

  • Must be able to pass a criminal background investigation

  • Must undergo urine drug testing


  • None

  • Travel is not authorized for this position


Vighter LLC is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.