Medication Technician-Part Time & Full Time-2nd Shifts

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States

Providence Life Services offers a full range of services for families who need retirement living, assisted living, rehab, skilled nursing, and more. Providence Life Services has been serving seniors in a Christian environment for over 100 years!

Be a part of our Grand Rapids, Michigan campus of Emerald Meadows, specializing in Assisted Living and Memory Care. We are currently seeking PART-TIME and FULL TIME Medication Technicians/Resident Aides for 2nd shift. This is an excellent career opportunity for individuals who are truly passionate about providing exceptional care for the elderly!

Description

The Medication Technicians/Resident Aides will assist in helping deliver quality care to our Assisted Living and Memory Care population. We are looking for applicants who love and are dedicated to working with the elderly population; and have patience, experience and strong desire to learn.

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU SUBMIT AN UPDATED RESUME TO SPEED UP THE PROCESS.

 

Summary of essential job functions

  • Act as in aiding the current clinical team in assisting the resident’s with ADL’s
  • Help remind resident of medication times and meal times.
  • Assist residents in medication administration.
  • Ability to respond to emergency situations and alert the Director of Nursing or supervisory staff.
  • Assist residents with cleaning, laundry, and toileting.

Skills necessary

  • Compassionate and empathetic personality.
  • Effective communication and computer skills a must.
  • Previous experience in a long term care or assisted living setting is a plus.
  • Must be open to training and learning day-to-day responsibilities.
  • Must be able to push, pull, move and/or lift a minimum of 50 pounds to a minimum height of 3 feet.
  • Experienced Caregiver and/or trained Medical Assistant preferred.