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American House Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working at American House Senior Living Communities.  We employ hardworking, compassionate, and friendly individuals with a passion for working with seniors that we are proud to call members of our community.

American House hires employees for the following departments:  Culinary, Housekeeping, Maintenance, Life Enrichment, and Office Management.  We do not employ any personnel for medical care positions as those services are provided by an on-site third party provider.

At this time, American House is looking to fill the positions below.  Please click on the position you desire to find more specific job details and means to apply:

Life Enrichment Director

Southgate

Job Description: Life Enrichment Director

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Executive Director and Corporate Lifestyle Coordinator, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the overall responsibility of enriching the lives of our residents. If position is Assistant Lifestyle Director, job responsibilities and direction will be under the Lifestyle Director.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents
  • Engage in prospective resident visits
  • Perform welcome orientation with new residents
  • Programs for the month should be based on the Whole Person Wellness Model and should incorporate at least 2 of the 6 experiences (Intellectual, Social, Emotional, Vocational, Spiritual, and Physical) from the model.
  • Prepares monthly lifestyle newsletter using current program/software
  • Use of iPad to enrich the lives of our residents
  • Proficiency with software applications/programs/tools used by American House for Lifestyle Director position.
  • Responsible for department petty cash and/or credit card, keeping a record of all cash receipts, expenditures and balancing on a monthly basis
  • Responsible for communicating with weekend manager for all pertinent information and schedule of weekend activities
  • Represent American House professionally in all community events
  • Designs and completes the main activity board
  • Responsible to update seasonal/holiday decorations throughout the building
  • Schedule and provide transportation for both group events and personal appointments
  • Create and maintain outing sign up sheets
  • Establishes, recruits, and oversees volunteer program
  • Responsible to be knowledgeable and successful using the BILD sales system
  • Notifies Executive Director of emergency situations
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director
  • Communicates with the Executive Director/Maintenance Director any required maintenance or repair of building vehicle
  • Maintain CDL license
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Must possess valid driver’s license.
  • Must be 21 years of age to obtain a CDL for American House
  • Ability to obtain a CDL license within 90 days of hire.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • High degree of interpersonal relationship skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Considerable initiative, judgment, and leadership skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills
  • Computer skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

To apply, please click here

Dining Room Server

Southgate

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Set up of the dining room tables for meal times.
  • Serve resident meals.
  • Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.
  • Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by dietary supervisor/cook.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

To apply, please click here

Dining Room Server

Southland

 Job Description: Dining Room Server

 

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Set up of the dining room tables for meal times.
  • Serve resident meals.
  • Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.
  • Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by dietary supervisor/cook.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:  

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

 I have read this job description, understand it, am able to perform the essential job functions, and meet the qualifications of this position. Also, I have had the opportunity to discuss the job description with my direct supervisor.

 

To apply, please click here

Assistant Cook, Oakland

Oakland

JOB TITLE: Assistant Cook

 

Summary:  Under the direction of the Culinary Director, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, Assisting the Culinary Director in the overall functioning of the dietary department.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Assists the Culinary Director with proper orientation and training of new staff.

·         Verifying staff are in proper uniforms daily.

·         Responsible for knowing all information in the employee-handbook.

  • Responsible for maintaining proper/hygienic food handling techniques and the overall sanitation requirements of a food service area and the personnel.
  • Responsible for walking through the dining room during meals communicating with residents regarding satisfaction.
  • Responsible for setting up food and supplies for special events in coordination with the building Executive Director and Lifestyle Director.
  • Responsible for maintaining sanitary conditions in dining room areas.
  • Responsible for overseeing the proper use of all dietary equipment.
  • Responsible for carrying out any emergency procedures required during shift.
  • Notes and reports areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Engage in prospective resident visits.
  • Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.
  • Other duties as assigned by Culinary Director or Executive Director.
  • All Assistant Cooks must obtain Serve Safe Certification within 120 days.

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

To apply, please click here

Life Enrichment Director, Park Place

Park Place

Job Description: Lifestyle Director


SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Executive Director and Corporate Lifestyle Coordinator, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the overall responsibility of enriching the lives of our residents.  If position is Assistant Lifestyle Director, job responsibilities and direction will be under the Lifestyle Director.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents
  • Engage in prospective resident visits
  • Perform welcome orientation with new residents
  • Programs for the month should be based on the Whole Person Wellness Model and should incorporate at least 2 of the 6 experiences (Intellectual, Social, Emotional, Vocational, Spiritual, and Physical) from the model.
  • Prepares monthly lifestyle newsletter using current program/software
  • Use of iPad to enrich the lives of our residents
  • Proficiency with software applications/programs/tools used by American House for Lifestyle Director position.
  • Responsible for department petty cash and/or credit card, keeping a record of all cash receipts, expenditures and balancing on a monthly basis 
  • Responsible for communicating with weekend manager for all pertinent information and schedule of weekend activities
  • Represent American House professionally in all community events
  • Designs and completes the main activity board
  • Responsible to update seasonal/holiday decorations throughout the building
  • Schedule and provide transportation for both group events and personal appointments
  • Create and maintain outing sign up sheets
  • Establishes, recruits, and oversees volunteer program
  • Responsible to be knowledgeable and successful using the BILD sales system
  • Notifies Executive Director of emergency situations
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director
  • Communicates with the Executive Director/Maintenance Director any required maintenance or repair of building vehicle
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a CDL license.
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults

 

 

 

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions.  Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • High degree of interpersonal relationship skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Considerable initiative, judgment, and leadership skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills
  • Computer skills

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:                                               

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items.

 

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

To apply, please click here

Advertising and Marketing Coordinator

Corporate

Communications Manager

Corporate

 Job Description: Communications Manager

 

SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Director of Marketing, this position is responsible for ensuring that the messages, programs and services delivered are consistent with American House’s philosophy of Senior Living and that the highest quality of customer service is provided for our buildings, supporting their ongoing efforts to maintain and increase occupancy. This position is headquartered in the corporate office of which business hours are Monday – Friday 8:30am-5:00pm.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

 

·         Responsible for executing all internal and external communications and public relations, including social media, reputation management and crisis communication

·         Crisis and reputation management:

o   Develop and write crisis management and crisis communication procedures

o   Manage crisis situations and handle any media

o   Monitor and address negative stories, social media and reviews

o   Conduct media training with executive staff

·         Internal communication

o   Draft official corporate communication for policy changes

o   Develop and communicate company key messages

·         Social Media

o   Develop and execute comprehensive corporate and site-level social media strategy

o   Gather and post site-related content

o   Grow the audience of American House and individual sites on Facebook and Twitter

·         Public Relations

o   Develop and execute a comprehensive PR plan

o   Draft and disseminate company-wide press releases

o   Monitor and analyze all media coverage, providing comprehensive monthly reports

o   Develop positive relationships with local, regional, national and trade media outlets

o   Respond to all media inquiries

o   Work with life enrichment department to determine appropriate PR worthy events and notable resident accomplishments

o   Follow and maintain knowledge of industry news

·         Community relations

o   Develop relationships with civic leaders in local cities

·         Event planning

o   Execute and plan grand openings and groundbreakings

o   Assist Events Manager, as needed

·         Email marketing

o   Develop an email marketing program utilizing YGL, Connected Living and others, to target residents/families, hot prospects, and referral sources

  • Travel to various locations and attendance at identified corporate meetings is required
  • Research and identify senior living industry trends as they relate to your department
  • Prepare reports for investors as requested in regards to PR, social media, crisis communications
  • Maintain and/or increase occupancy, increase revenue, and/or decrease expenses through public relations and social media.

 

QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Degree in Communications, Public Relations or related field
  • Three to five years’ experience in public relations or communications; Agency experience a plus
  • Two to three years’ experience in social media, managing multiple accounts and media
  • Ability to manage a budget
  • Excellent communication and writing skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and current auto insurance

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions.  Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

 

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • High degree of interpersonal relationship skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Considerable initiative, judgment, and leadership skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills
  • Computer skills

 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:                                               

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items.

 

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Culinary Director

Grand Rapids

JOB TITLE: Culinary Director

 

Summary:  Under the direction of the Executive Director and Corporate Director of Food and Beverage, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the overall functioning of the dietary department.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Works closely with the Executive Director and Corporate Director of Food and Beverage.
  • Responsible for maintaining dietary operations to meet the monthly food, supplies and wage budgets.
  • Works with the Executive Director to recruit and hire qualified dietary staff along with proper orientation and training.

·         Verifying staff are in proper uniforms daily.

·         Responsible for knowing all information in the employee-handbook.

  • Responsible for the scheduling and posting of work assignments for dietary aides, insuring there are adequate personnel on duty for the preparation and serving of meals, while maintaining staffing guidelines.
  • Responsible for maintaining proper/hygienic food handling techniques and the overall sanitation requirements of a food service area and the personnel.
  • Responsible for walking through the dining room during meals communicating with residents regarding satisfaction.
  • Responsible for setting up food and supplies for special events in coordination with the building Executive Director and Lifestyle Director.
  • Responsible for maintaining sanitary conditions in dining room areas.
  • Responsible for overseeing the proper use of all dietary equipment.
  • Responsible for carrying out any emergency procedures required during shift
  • Notes and reports areas or articles in need of repair
  • Perform welcome orientation with new residents
  • Engage in prospective resident visits
  • Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.
  • Proficiency with software applications/programs/tools used by American House for Culinary Director position.
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director or the Food and Beverage director.
  • All Culinary Director must obtain and maintain a Serve Safe Certification.

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

 

 

 

 

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. 

Part Time Chef

Lakeside

 JOB TITLE: Assistant Cook

Summary:  Under the direction of the Culinary Director, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, Assisting the Culinary Director in the overall functioning of the dietary department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Assists the Culinary Director with proper orientation and training of new staff.

·         Verifying staff are in proper uniforms daily.

·         Responsible for knowing all information in the employee-handbook.

  • Responsible for maintaining proper/hygienic food handling techniques and the overall sanitation requirements of a food service area and the personnel.
  • Responsible for walking through the dining room during meals communicating with residents regarding satisfaction.
  • Responsible for setting up food and supplies for special events in coordination with the building Executive Director and Lifestyle Director.
  • Responsible for maintaining sanitary conditions in dining room areas.
  • Responsible for overseeing the proper use of all dietary equipment.
  • Responsible for carrying out any emergency procedures required during shift.
  • Notes and reports areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Engage in prospective resident visits.
  • Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.
  • Other duties as assigned by Culinary Director or Executive Director.
  • All Assistant Cooks must obtain Serve Safe Certification within 120 days.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

To apply, please click here

Office Support

Oakland

 SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Executive Director, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the overall management/integrity of the building during weekends and as scheduled.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents
  • Respond and address to any resident concerns which arise during shift
  • Responsible for carrying out any emergency procedures required during shift
  • Responsible to be knowledgeable and successful using the BILD sales system
  • Responsible for running or overseeing weekend activities
  • Notifies Executive Director of emergency situations
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Experience in sales preferred
  • Supervisory experience preferred
  • Desire to advance within the company 

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions.  Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • High degree of interpersonal relationship skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Considerable initiative, judgment, and leadership skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills
  • Computer skills

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:                                            

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

To apply, send email to: Oakland@americanhouse.com

Dining Room Server

Lakeside

Job Description: Dining Room Server

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Set up of the dining room tables for meal times.
  • Serve resident meals.
  • Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.
  • Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by Culinary Supervisor/cook.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

To apply, please click here

Part Time Office Evening/Weekend Manage

Sterling Meadows

Job Description: Evening/Weekend Manager

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Executive Director, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the overall management/integrity of the building during weekends and as scheduled.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents
  • Respond and address to any resident concerns which arise during shift
  • Responsible for carrying out any emergency procedures required during shift
  • Responsible to be knowledgeable and successful using the BILD sales system
  • Responsible for running or overseeing weekend activities
  • Notifies Executive Director of emergency situations
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Experience in sales preferred
  • Supervisory experience preferred

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • High degree of interpersonal relationship skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Considerable initiative, judgment, and leadership skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills
  • Computer skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

To apply, please click here

Housekeeper

Carpenter

JOB TITLE: Housekeeper

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Housekeeping Supervisor primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, insuring that the facility and resident apartments are maintained in a clean and sanitary manner.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Engage in prospective resident visits
  • Cleans resident apartment, including but not limited to, vacuuming, mopping, disinfecting, dusting, emptying trash, making beds and linen service where applicable.
  • Responsible for personal laundry service where applicable.
  • Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of entire building.
  • Monitor public restrooms throughout the day for cleanliness and adequate supplies.
  • Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

To apply, please click here

Part-time Wait Staff

Carpenter

Job Description: Dining Room Server

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Set up of the dining room tables for meal times.
  • Serve resident meals.
  • Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.
  • Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by Culinary Supervisor/cook.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

To apply, please click here

Assistant Cook

Milford

JOB TITLE: Assistant Cook

Summary: Under the direction of the Culinary Director, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, Assisting the Culinary Director in the overall functioning of the dietary department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Assists the Culinary Director with proper orientation and training of new staff.
  • Verifying staff are in proper uniforms daily.
  • Responsible for knowing all information in the employee-handbook.
  • Responsible for maintaining proper/hygienic food handling techniques and the overall sanitation requirements of a food service area and the personnel.
  • Responsible for walking through the dining room during meals communicating with residents regarding satisfaction.
  • Responsible for setting up food and supplies for special events in coordination with the building Executive Director and Lifestyle Director.
  • Responsible for maintaining sanitary conditions in dining room areas.
  • Responsible for overseeing the proper use of all dietary equipment.
  • Responsible for carrying out any emergency procedures required during shift.
  • Notes and reports areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Engage in prospective resident visits.
  • Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.
  • Other duties as assigned by Culinary Director or Executive Director.
  • All Assistant Cooks must obtain and maintain a Serve Safe Certification.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

**Also will have one 8 hour shift on the floor.**

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

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Housekeeper

Riverview

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Housekeeping Supervisor primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, insuring that the facility and resident apartments are maintained in a clean and sanitary manner.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.

Engage in prospective resident visits

Cleans resident apartment, including but not limited to, vacuuming, mopping, disinfecting, dusting, emptying trash, making beds and linen service where applicable.

Responsible for personal laundry service where applicable.

Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of entire building.

Monitor public restrooms throughout the day for cleanliness and adequate supplies.

Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.

Transports trash and waste to disposal area.

Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director.

Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Interpersonal relationship skills

Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

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Culinary Staff

Riverview

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.

Set up of the dining room tables for meal times.

Serve resident meals.

Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.

Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by Culinary Supervisor/cook.

Transports trash and waste to disposal area.

Notes areas or articles in need of repair.

Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook.

Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults

Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Interpersonal relationship skills

Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

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Server/Wait Staff

Sterling Meadows

Job Description: Dining Room Server

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Set up of the dining room tables for meal times.
  • Serve resident meals.
  • Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.
  • Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by Culinary Supervisor/cook.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair.
  • Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

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Houskeeper

Sterling Meadows

JOB TITLE: Housekeeper

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Housekeeping Supervisor primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, insuring that the facility and resident apartments are maintained in a clean and sanitary manner.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Engage in prospective resident visits
  • Cleans resident apartment, including but not limited to, vacuuming, mopping, disinfecting, dusting, emptying trash, making beds and linen service where applicable.
  • Responsible for personal laundry service where applicable.
  • Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of entire building.
  • Monitor public restrooms throughout the day for cleanliness and adequate supplies.
  • Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.
  • Transports trash and waste to disposal area.
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Interpersonal relationship skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

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Housekeeper

Regent Street

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Housekeeping Supervisor primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, insuring that the facility and resident apartments are maintained in a clean and sanitary manner.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.

Engage in prospective resident visits

Cleans resident apartment, including but not limited to, vacuuming, mopping, disinfecting, dusting, emptying trash, making beds and linen service where applicable.

Responsible for personal laundry service where applicable.

Responsible for maintaining cleanliness of entire building.

Monitor public restrooms throughout the day for cleanliness and adequate supplies.

Maintain regulatory compliance where applicable.

Transports trash and waste to disposal area.

Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director.

Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Interpersonal relationship skills

Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

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Culinary Staff

Regent Street

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.

Set up of the dining room tables for meal times.

Serve resident meals.

Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.

Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by Culinary Supervisor/cook.

Transports trash and waste to disposal area.

Notes areas or articles in need of repair.

Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook.

Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults

Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Interpersonal relationship skills

Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus

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Evening/Weekend Manager

Lakeside

Evening/Weekend Manager

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Executive Director, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the overall management/integrity of the building during weekends and as scheduled.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents
  • Respond and address to any resident concerns which arise during shift
  • Responsible for carrying out any emergency procedures required during shift
  • Responsible to be knowledgeable and successful using the BILD sales system
  • Responsible for running or overseeing weekend activities
  • Notifies Executive Director of emergency situations
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to Assistant Director
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Experience in sales preferred
  • Supervisory experience preferred

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • High degree of interpersonal relationship skills
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Considerable initiative, judgment, and leadership skills
  • Telephone skills
  • Problem solving and logic skills
  • Computer skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

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Servers

Sterling Woods

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of Culinary Director and Dining Room Supervisor, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting with the overall functioning of the dietary department.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • * Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents. 
  • * Set up of the dining room tables for meal times. 
  • * Serve resident meals. 
  • * Cleaning of dining room, kitchen, or other areas as directed by supervisor.
  • * Assisting with the preparation of/cooking of menu items as directed by Culinary Supervisor/cook. 
  • * Transports trash and waste to disposal area. 
  • * Notes areas or articles in need of repair. 
  • * Supervision of staff and overall kitchen operation when acting as cook. 
  • * Other duties as assigned by supervisor or Executive Director.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • * Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults 
  • * Training and experience in dietary/food service techniques.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • * Interpersonal relationship skills
  • * Problem solving and logic skills

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

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Receptionist

Sterling Woods

SUMMARY: Under the general direction of the Executive Director, primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the overall security/integrity of the building during weekends and as scheduled.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Acknowledges the status of locked doors and alarm system on arrival of shift.
  • Locks main doors nightly, at time designated by management.
  • Responsible for running or overseeing weekend activities when LED is not available.
  • Prepares weekly menus and postings.
  • Reads log book upon beginning of shift and records pertinent information in logbook throughout shift.
  • Completes hallway walkthroughs on a regular basis, throughout shift.
  • Responsible for answering telephone, taking messages and providing facility information to interested persons.
  • Responsible for taking inquiry calls and providing tours/walk-through when AD is not available.
  • Responsible for the integrity of the building and the overall wellbeing of the residents during his/her shift.
  • Responds to any resident problems, which arise during shift.
  • Call 911 or EMS as appropriate.
  • Notifies Executive Director of emergency situations.
  • Completes incident reports as necessary.
  • Knows the location of emergency phone numbers including Executive Director, maintenance supervisor, police, fire department, EMS etc...
  • Notes areas or articles in need of repair and reports to maintenance, completing maintenance request forms as necessary.
  • Notes the wellbeing or changes of residents on a daily bases and reports any changes or incidents to the Executive Director.
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Telephone skills. Logic/problem solving skills.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions. Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Sincere desire to work with the elderly.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

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