Business in McMinnville, Oregon – McMinnville Area Chamber of Commerce

Universal Cargiver ($2.00 raise after 90 days)

Rock of Ages-Valley View Retirement
Job Description
Contact Emily at 503-472-6212 or at

We are looking for caring, compassionate people to become In-Home caregivers as well as Memory Care caregivers. The Rock of Ages mission is a non-profit organization providing housing and care to the frail and elderly. We hire people that have a desire to care for the elderly in a beautiful, comfortable environment.
The ideal candidate will be patient, thoughtful, friendly and diligent with all responsibilities. Flexibility and attention to detail with instructions are necessary qualities.

• Complete the orientation and 80 hours of required training (paid)
• Demonstrated ability and commitment to resident centered care.
• Support residents physically and emotionally.
• Perform typical housekeeping for residents.
• Driving from one resident location to the next. (For community clients)
• Be aware of residents’ condition and notify supervisors and family of changes.
• Follow all details of resident’s plan of care.
• Serve residents’ activities of daily living.
• Provide limited medical care. Administrate medicine, take CBG’s, and inject insulin.
• Ensure safety and well-being of all residents during your assigned shift.
• Fulfill annual continuing education requirements.
• Demonstrated competency in the skills required to meet the needs of the residents.
• Other duties as assigned.

• Reliable transportation to and from work.
• For community clients, the ability to transport residents to and from shopping and appointments. Mileage is reimbursed.
• Excellent communication skills (written, oral, and interpersonal).
• Ability to work well with others.
• Down load an app to a smart phone for clocking in/out of shifts, recording tasks, etc.
• Physically able to transfer clients.
• Oregon driver’s license and proof of auto insurance (In-Home Only)
• Must be at least 18 years old.
• Food Handler’s card or ability to acquire.
• First aid certification or ability to acquire.
• Legally eligible to work in Oregon.
• Must be in good mental and physical health.
• Must pass a criminal background check.
• Ability to lift 25 lbs. or more.

• Previous experience with caregiving environment
• Knowledge of community living procedures (Assisted living or nursing home)

Work Environment:
• An independent living retirement community. A place where you work in the midst of an extended home environment. The retirement community is open 24/7, 365 days per year.
• Typical shifts are eight hours. Changing conditions with residents and caregivers requires flexibility. You may be asked to trade a shift or extend yours by one or more hours. Other occasions may allow you to shorten a shift for some mutual benefit to all.

Hourly rates starting at $10.75 and $11.00 with regular reviews based on performance and length of employment. If the 90 day review is favorable you will receive a $2.00/hr raise. Vacation benefits are available upon qualification as well as health, vision, and dental insurance.

About Rock of Ages:
Where you will be working: The In-Home caregivers perform duties on a beautiful Valley View Campus that includes 40 independent homes, 10 independent apartments, 5 independent End of Life suites, as well as client locations throughout Yamhill and Polk Counties. The Memory Care caregivers provide care in our 22 bed Memory Care facility located in the main lodge. 

We exemplify Jesus Christ and his teachings to all mankind. We are a reputable non-profit organization in McMinnville. Rock of Ages strives to better our community as well as the communities of all our clients. All of the staff is involved in the everyday activities of the facility and management is always open to questions or tours. If you have a heart for serving the elderly and feel like you could be a good fit at Rock of Ages, you are encouraged to apply and learn more about us.

15600 SW Rock of Ages Rd, McMinnville, OR 97128-8531, United States
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