Employment

Calvin employees are the core of our 50-year tradition of care. Many have been with us for more than 10 years, and all share a commitment to caring for each other and our residents.

Calvin Community offers career opportunities in:

  • Nursing
  • Food services
  • Housekeeping
  • Activities and Wellness
  • Facilities Management
  • Office Administration

If caring is what you do best, we'd like to hear from you! Please contact us today to learn more about our current opportunities.

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Opportunities

Charge Nurse RN - Skilled/ICF

  • Open Date: 10/01/2018
  • Close Date: 12/31/2018
  • Job Description: Our Nurses deliver first-class nursing care for each resident on their assigned unit. Use nursing process to assess acute change in resident's condition. Implement the service plan approaches that are agreed upon at the interdisciplinary care conference. Act as an advocate for each resident's autonomy. Demonstrate respect for each resident's dignity, privacy and confidentiality. Use effective communication with medical staff, service providers, families, peers and supervisors. Supervise, coach and discipline assigned Health Care unit staff to ensure skillful and effective delivery of resident cares. Full- and Part-Time shifts available
  • Requirements: •Have a comprehensive knowledge of general nursing theory and practice, with specific knowledge in geriatric nursing and restorative care. •Have a genuine interest in working with elders and those with limited self-care abilities. •Have a commitment toward helping each resident maintain the highest degree of function possible. •Patient, tactful & respectful in dealing with all employees, family members and visitors, and residents who have a variety of mental and emotional conditions •Able to concentrate on details with frequent interruptions. •Able to read, spell and do basic math. •Take initiative, identify and utilize problem solving skills and make judgments in determining residents' needs. Capable of independent decision making. •Maintain confidentiality regarding resident and employees. •Dependable in reporting to work on time and as scheduled. •Fluent in written and spoken English •Able to read, spell and perform basic math calculations •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Certified Nurse Aide -Skilled/ICF

  • Open Date: 10/01/2018
  • Close Date: 12/31/2018
  • Job Description: Our CNA's provide the very best care to our residents. Duties include timely feeding, bathing, dressing, grooming and moving residents. CNA's are also responsible for maintaining confidentiality, privacy and residents' rights. Full- and Part-Time shifts available
  • Requirements: •Current C.N.A. certification with the State of Iowa •Have a genuine love for the elderly •Have a desire to serve •Be detail-oriented •Are able to follow instructions accurately •Are able to make independent decisions when appropriate. •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with residents, their families and other staff. •Must possess a strong customer-service focus •Must be available to work overtime when needed •Fluent in written and spoken English •Basic computer skills required •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Dietary Aide (Part-Time)

  • Open Date: 10/01/2018
  • Close Date: 12/31/2018
  • Job Description: Our caring, positive and service-oriented Dietary Aides set up the Dining Room for meals, serve food and beverages to residents (both in the dining room and via tray service) and clean up afterward. Part-time afternoon and weekend hours available. Must be at least 14 years of age.
  • Requirements: •Have a genuine love for the elderly •Have a desire to serve •Be detail-oriented •Are able to follow instructions accurately •Are able to make independent decisions when appropriate. •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with residents, their families and other staff. •Must possess a strong customer-service focus •Fluent in written and spoken English •Basic computer skills required •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Security Guard (Part-Time Weekend)

  • Open Date: 10/01/2018
  • Close Date: 12/31/2018
  • Job Description: Responsible for the security and safety of our employees, residents and the overall facility. The Security Officer identifies and reports incidents, tours the facility to identify any irregularities, observes protection and fire control equipment, upholds order, and enforces regulations for the facility in regards to the premises, personnel and visitors. Hours for this position are from 10:00 pm to 6:30 am
  • Requirements: •Must be punctual and dependable. •Detail oriented •Available to work overtime when needed. •Demonstrate behaviors consistent with Calvin Community values •Must be able to work effectively in a diverse, collaborative and team-oriented culture •Fluent in written and spoken English •Must possess a strong customer service focus •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with other employees, residents and family members •Ability to maintain resident and employee confidentiality consistent with all applicable government regulations including HIPAA. •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Environmental Aide

  • Open Date: 10/01/2018
  • Close Date: 12/31/2018
  • Job Description: Environmental Aides are key members of our team, keeping the facility clean, safe and attractive. Environmental Aides also serve as "eyes and ears", reporting any needed repairs or observed deficiencies to the appropriate departments. Full-Time Day and Evening shifts available. Occasional weekend work (including both Saturday and Sunday) is required.
  • Requirements: •Previous experience working in a hospital or health care facility preferred. •Able to demonstrate proper use of common housekeeping tools and chemicals •Able to work effectively in a diverse, collaborative and team-oriented culture •Fluent in written and spoken English •Must possess a strong customer service focus •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with other employees, residents and family members •Ability to maintain resident and employee confidentiality consistent with all applicable government regulations including HIPAA. •Basic computer skills are required •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen •Must be at least 18 years of age •High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required
  • Contact Person: jobs@calvincommunity.org

Cook

  • Open Date: 11/01/2018
  • Close Date: 12/31/2018
  • Job Description: Cooks prepare delicious, attractive food in accordance with all current applicable standards, guidelines and regulations, and within all established policies and procedures. Cooks also ensure that quality food service is provided at all times.
  • Requirements: Requirements: •Must be knowledgeable of dietary policies and procedures •Must demonstrate familiarity with all applicable federal, state and local regulations and standards •Must be able to work effectively in a diverse, collaborative and team-oriented culture •Fluent in written and spoken English •Must possess a strong customer service focus •Must demonstrate tact, patience, enthusiasm and a cheerful disposition when working with residents and family members •Ability to maintain resident and employee confidentiality consistent with all applicable government regulations including HIPAA. •Must be available to work overtime when needed. •Must be computer literate •Must be able to pass a criminal background check, drug test, pre-employment physical and tuberculosis screen
  • Contact Person: jobs @calvincommunity.0rg