Job Description

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

StayWell Health Center seeks:

A positive, caring, and motivated Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) who works quickly and efficiently and is able to multi-task well. The successful Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) must:

  • be comfortable with direct patient care to a diverse population
  • “Float” between our pediatrics and adult internal medicine departments
  • be able to work collaboratively in a team approach providing outstanding medical care to our patients
  • demonstrate good reasoning and decision-making skills

Some of the responsibilities of this Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) position include:

  • Obtain patient medical history and perform/record vital signs
  • Stock and clean exam rooms
  • Complete Electronic Health Record requirements for state and federal compliance


  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Current, unrestricted Medical Assistant Certification, current PPD testing result and immunizations, and current CPR certification
  • Must be available to work 8-hour shifts between the hours of 7:30 AM and 8:00 PM; occasional evening and weekend hours are required
  • Travel to all StayWell sites in Waterbury and Naugatuck is required
  • Consistent, reliable transportation required between StayWell sites throughout the Greater Waterbury area


  • Minimum one year prior community health care or medical outpatient care experience; willing to train qualified/motivated candidate
  • Electronic Health Record experience
  • Verbal and written bilingual (English-Spanish or English-Albanian) skills a plus

Excellent Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • No-cost medical coverage
  • No-cost life insurance
  • 10 paid holidays annually
  • 20 PTO days annually
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness
  • 401k
  • Optional supplemental coverage (short- and long- term disability)

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $18.75 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Vision insurance


Medical specialties:

  • Primary Care



  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


Work setting:

  • In-person
  • Outpatient


Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Waterbury, CT 06702: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)



  • EMR systems: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Vital signs: 1 year (Preferred)



  • CPR Certification (Required)
  • Certified Medical Assistant (Required)


Work Location: In person

How to Apply

StayWell Health Center Waterbury