Nursing Home Helper

Bear Lake Memorial Hospital

Job Description

Reports To:Director of Nursing Skilled Nursing

Experience:Entry level

Desired Education:High School Diploma or GED

Bear Lake Memorial Hospital is seeking a hard-working, dependable individual that can provide assistance to the CNAs and Nursing Staff of their Skilled Nursing Facility. This individual must be flexible working anywhere from 1-5 days a week as needed on an occasional basis and is considered a patient safety sensitive position.


Must be able to successfully complete a criminal background check and reference checks

Must be able to produce documents establishing eligibility to work in the United States

Must be willing to submit to and pass all drug testing

Sufficient education to enable the performance of daily tasks

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Cleaning and making resident beds

Emptying trash cans

Dusting bedside tables and nightstands (assuring residents personal space is clean and tidy.)

Helping serve resident trays

Clearing trays and cleaning kitchen area after meals

Removing food carts to the Dietary Department after meals

Assisting with filling bottles and stocking personal care items for residents

Being aware of standard precautions and avoidance of contamination

Caring for equipment and supplies within your responsibilities


Must be able to lift up to 20 pounds.

There will be a moderate amount of bending and twisting with this position

Must be able to stand for long periods of time

Must be able to work under the general direction and supervision of level III CNA, Charge Nurse and/or Director of Nursing

Observe instructions of charge nurse and carry out duties and responsibilities in conformance with established routines and guidelines

Maintain strict adherence to confidentiality requirements.

Ability to read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures.

Must have good people skills and be able to get along with others.

To apply: Please submit your application to the HR Dept., Bear Lake Memorial Hospital, 164 South 5th Street, Montpelier, ID, 83254 or you may fax it to (208) 847-2201. Applications are available at www.blmhospital.com.

Expiration: Applications will be accepted until May 31, 2019 or until filled.

Bear Lake Memorial Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and all applicants will be given fair consideration based on their academic credentials and applicable work experience.

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