10-11-16 - Note to Drew Memorial Hospital job applicants:
Drew Memorial has implemented a new online employment application system. If you submitted an application for employment prior to October 11, 2016, you will need to create a new online account and profile and submit a new application.
We apologize for any inconvenience as we move forward to improve the Drew Memorial employment experience!
Thank you for your understanding and patience.
-HR Department, Drew Memorial Hospital
Drew Memorial Hospital will be expanding its facilities in the near future and growing its high quality staff. We look forward to adding to our team of upbeat, caring employees who offer patients and their families the respect and attention they deserve. Consider our vibrant, county-owned hospital as you search for an employer that is a good fit for your skills and career goals.
As one of the largest employers in Monticello, we are committed to providing a positive, productive environment for each staff member. Drew Memorial Hospital offers wages that are more than competitive in the region's healthcare industry. We publicly recognize employees who go above and beyond their stated duties and have had many employees as part of our staff for decades. The comprehensive benefits package, opportunities for professional advancement and supportive coworkers lead to high employee satisfaction and long tenures with Drew Memorial. We are dedicated to every employee’s career and offer regular educational trainings to keep each staff member motivated to improve every day. We also share opportunities for staff to attend community activities and perform volunteer service for local charities. We are the face of healthcare in the area, and we are proud to have our quality employees represent our organization in the community.
CLICK HERE to view our current career opportunities and submit your application. We offer a computer kiosk near the main entrance that interested parties may use to apply for positions online. Check back often as new positions are added, and filled positions removed, regularly. Eligibility requirements and detailed job descriptions are posted outside the Administration office, near the Main Entrance of Drew Memorial Hospital. Online applications are received by our Human Resources department directly.
Living in Southeast Arkansas
Arkansas has diverse landscapes and a four-season climate - great assets for those wanting to explore Arkansas's outdoors. Add to that low taxes, reasonable living costs, and world-class medical facilities, and you'll be proud to call The Natural State home.
Drew Memorial Hospital is located in Monticello, Drew County, AR which falls in both the Timberlands and Mississippi Delta geographic regions. We have many employees who comfortably commute from Lake Village, Warren, Crossett, Dumas and other surrounding communities without difficulty, though most reside in Monticello or Drew County. Monticello is home to the University of Arkansas at Monticello, a member of the U of A system and top employer in the area. The county population of over 18,000 (2012 Census) offers a safe and friendly community for households of all sizes. The city is the seat of the county and boasts new community athletic facilities, family programming, a state of the art library branch, and annual festivals. The cost of living in Monticello is 4.3% less than the Arkansas average and 18% less than the national average. Monticello's housing index is also 47% below the national average. The county and surrounding areas have comparable affordability ratings.
The Arkansas Delta Byways region (the easternmost part of the state) includes Drew County's eastern half. It is known for its agriculture; the fertile Delta is home to crops including cotton, rice, soybeans, wheat, milo, corn and peaches. It also offers 11 state parks, numerous museums, designated historic properties, and 18 state wildlife management areas. The Timberlands region (from the center of Drew County and west) features, as you may have guessed, timber- a major component of the south Arkansas economy. Large employers, like paper mills and paper product plants are not far from Drew County. Pine Bluff, a commercial hub, is 49 miles north of the hospital and has the largest population in the region (approximately 46,000 from 2013 data). Pine Bluff's attractions include museums, a nature center, and numerous retail outlets. Deer and duck hunting are popular among outdoor sportsman who travel to our region in the appropriate season.
Drew and its neighboring counties attract residents because of the hospitality, climate, and culture found here, in addition to promising careers like those we offer.
Considering relocation? Learn more about the City of Monticello HERE and Drew County HERE.
Drew Memorial Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Questions? Please contact us:
Drew Memorial Hospital
778 Scogin Drive
Monticello, AR 71655
Phone (870) 460-3591
Fax (870) 460-3562