Manistee Hospital Employment Application

Dear Prospective Employee:

We want to thank you for your interest in Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital.

As one of the primary employers in Manistee, Michigan, Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital is an organization with high expectations, including a long-term vision to become the healthcare provider of choice in the greater Manistee area.  We believe this is achievable by providing quality care close to home for our residents and others who may visit the area.  We strive to exceed the expectations of our customers: our patients, the community and each other.  

We value our employees and recognize they have the ability to influence our success.  When we hire an employee, we make a commitment to provide an excellent, competitive wage and benefit package, an environment that fosters organizational and professional growth and the opportunity to be a member of a dedicated team of talented professionals. 

In turn, we ask you to consider whether Manistee Hospital offers the work environment to which you can make a genuine commitment. Please consider the following before you proceed through the application process:  

  1. Whether you are able to meet our expectation that all employees take personal responsibility to learn, grow and develop at Manistee Hospital
  2. Whether the values of the organization are compatible with your personal values – are you able to make a personal commitment to easily embrace our values, including:
  • the desire to demonstrate excellence every day
  • the ability to provide compassionate care to all we serve 
  • to commit to our community
  • to function as a vital part of our professional team
  • to exhibit good stewardship and communication if employed at Manistee Hospital 

And finally, whether we would provide not merely good wages and benefits, but also, if an acute care hospital in a rural setting provides the type of environment where you want to work. 

Consider what we have shared about the type of organization we are, our expectations for the people who work here, and what you can expect from us as an employer.  We recognize the importance of matching your skills, abilities and personal values with our organizational needs to ensure success.

If, after thinking about these considerations, you feel Manistee Hospital would provide an environment that is consistent with your needs and personal philosophy, we encourage you to pursue the application process. 

Again, thank you for your interest in Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital.

James Barker, CEO

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To apply for a position, please complete our online application below. Be sure to attach your resume and cover letter when prompted.

Upon submission of the online application, you will be asked to take a pre-employment survey administered through Munson Healthcare. All applicants must complete this survey in order to be considered for employment at Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital.

An application will be considered complete when we have all of the following:

  1. Your complete online application
  2. Your resume and a cover letter, if available (you will be prompted to upload these documents in Word or PDF format)
  3. A completed pre-employment survey (you will be directed to the survey after you have completed our application)
  4. Two references completed by your current and/or most recent employer(s) (Download the reference form)

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Name  *Email  *Telephone  *Address 1  *Address 2 City  *State  *Zip Code  *Last 4 digits of Social Security Number  *


High School  *Address  *City  *State  *Zip Province Country Major Did you graduate?  *How many years did you complete?  *

College Education

College name  *Type of degree  *Major  *Address  *City  *State  *Zip Province Country  *Did you graduate?  *How many years did you complete?  *If you have completed additional education, please list college name, type of degree, major, address, graduation date, and years completed. 

Licenses & Certifications

Please provide all: License/Certification | State | License Number | Date Issued | Date Expires | Temp/Perm  *Please provide License(s) applied for and (state/country):  *

Work History 1(Current or Most Recent Employer)

Company Name Address City State Zip Employer Phone Other Name(s) Used Job Title Employed From Employed To Starting Salary Current/Ending Salary Supervisor's Name Employment Status Job Duties and Responsibilities: Reason for leaving or wanting to leave: May we contact this employer for a reference? 

Work History 2

Company Name Address City State Zip Employer Phone Other Name(s) Used Job Title Employed From Employed To Starting Salary Ending Salary Supervisor's Name Employment Status Job Duties and Responsibilities Reason for leaving May we contact this employer for a reference? 

Work History 3

Company Name Address City State Zip Employer Phone Other Name(s) Used Job Title Employed From Employed To Starting Salary Ending Salary Supervisor's Name Employment Status (full time, part-time, or as needed) Job Duties and Responsibilities Reason for Leaving May we contact this employer for a reference? (Yes or no) 

Military Service

Were/Are you a member of the U.S. Armed Forces?  *

Additional Information

Position Applying For  *How did you find out about this position?  *Please enter referring employee name Date available to begin employment  *Type of employment desired? (Please check all that apply) 

Number of hours you will work per week?  *Days you will work? (Please check all that apply) Shift/Hours you will work: (please check all that apply) Many positions require weekends and holidays. Will you work?  *Wage/Salary requirements?: If you are an RN how many years of experience do you have?: Are you a current nursing student?  *Why are you interested in employment with Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital?  *

Please answer the following questions

Have you ever worked for Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital/West Shore Medical Center before?  *Are you lawfully entitled to be employed in the United States?  *Do you have a valid driver's license?  *Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital is a smoke free employer. Will you be able to comply with this policy? Have you ever been convicted of, or plead guilty or nolo contendre (no contest) to any criminal offense (misdemeanor or felony)? Convictions may include, but are not limited to any alcohol driving offenses, retail fraud, any and all convictions other than a minor traffic offense.  *Are there any felony charges pending against you?  *Have you ever been involved in substantiated abuse or neglect of children or adults?  *After you have read this job description for the position desired, are you able to perform the essential functions of that position with or without accommodations? Upload a resume with cover letter in PDF or DOC format. (Allowed extensions: *.doc, *.docx, *.pdf, *.rtf, *.txt, *.xls) 

Read and Sign

In submitting this application I agree to the following:

I understand and acknowledge that, if I am offered employment, a medical examination , a drug screen, and a criminal background check is required and the offer of employment is conditional upon their satisfactory outcome. I also understand that during my employment I may be required to submit to periodic medical and/or drug tests.

To permit Munson Healthcare Manistee Hospital to obtain any information from previous employers, to conduct a criminal background check, and to obtain my driving record without liability arising from obtaining this information.

That misrepresentation by me in this application, or other required forms, is sufficient cause for immediate dismissal.

If employed, I agree to observe all organization rules, regulations, safety practices and to perform my job in a safe manner.

My typed name below shall have the same force and effect as my written signature. 
Candidate's/Applicant's Signature  *Date of Signature  *