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Good Samaritan Society Resident Assistant / Nursing Assistant - Days (Every Other Weekend) in Waconia, Minnesota

Location: Good Samaritan Society Waconia
Address: 433 W 5th St, Waconia, MN 55387-1786 USA
Employment Type: Part-Time
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts

Job Summary

Looking to enter the world of healthcare? Come join our team as a Resident Assistant working every other weekend on day shift!

Senior living at Westview Acres in Waconia, MN helps bring adults age 55 and older everything they need to live and maintain a healthy and active lifestyle. Located near Lake Waconia, the campus is within a health and medical community that includes a continuum of care campus, regional medical hospital, health clinic and multiple medical professional options. We're dedicated to creating an environment where people feel loved, valued and at peace.

  • Day shift - Every other weekend

  • 630 am - 100 pm

  • Assist our residents with some of their daily cares to include dressing, bathing, housekeeping, personal laundry, medication administration and daily activity engagement

  • NO CNA or TMA training required!

  • Excellent opportunity grow to as a health care professional!

  • Annual Wage Increases

  • Eligible for Paid Holidays, Paid Time Off (PTO), 401(k), flexible scheduling and other great benefits!

Come grow within your career today - Join our team!

Job Responsibilities

  • This position provides care and services such as medication administration, healthcare services, activities of daily living assistance and other duties, as assigned, in a caring, safe and efficient manner and is responsible to perform the following according to location standards and procedures.

  • Assists residents with self-administration of medications; may administer medications with proper training.

  • Follows location policy for missed medications, accidentally dropped or spit out by the resident, and medication errors.

  • Follows up with observation and documentation of resident response to medication received.

  • Provides care and services according to resident service plan.

  • Follows procedures for documentation and medical emergencies.

  • Obtain vital signs accurately and reports changes in resident health status.

  • Assists residents with dressing and maintaining proper clothing.

  • Assists residents in maintaining proper and clean appearance, to include bathing, oral hygiene, trimming nails, and shaving unwanted hair.

  • Assist with application and care of hearing aids, eyeglasses, and prostheses if appropriate and applicable.

  • Promotes highest level of resident mobility. Assures residents have access to their assistive devices to support mobility. Assists as necessary with housekeeping, laundry and dining duties.

  • Provides assistance recreational programs and encouraging residents to participate.

  • Adheres to OSHA and CDC guidelines to minimize infections by following aseptic cleaning techniques, including those that apply to blood borne pathogens.

  • Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use, and follows SDS guidelines for any exposure.


  • Prior work experience may not be required to be hired into this job.

  • A high school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job.

  • A high school diploma or GED is required for administration of medication in some states– refer to state regulations.

  • Basic ability to communicate and comprehend; ability to measure and comprehend certain quantities.

  • Must be able to speak read and write in English and be able to articulate clearly and audibly.

The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//

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Req ID: req44617