Nurse Aide - Gino J. Merli Veterans' Center (2nd and 3rd Shift)

Nurse Aide - Gino J. Merli Veterans' Center (2nd and 3rd Shift)

State of Pennsylvania | Scranton, PA, 18510, US
Salary Range:$29,000 – $39,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 15 days ago

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We have wonderful opportunities for 2nd and 3rd shift Certified Nurse Aides (which requires active registration in the Pennsylvania Nurse Aide Registry). We have an exhilarating career for you, and we would like to talk with you about it!

The Department of Military & Veterans Affairs, Gino J. Merli Veterans' Center, is seeking hard-working, passionate, and caring people who are dedicated to taking care of our residents. Our facility offers veterans and their spouses dedicated, superior care.

If you are an ambitious, confident person dedicated to providing amazing resident care, this job is for you!

Watch this video to see how you can make a difference caring for Pennsylvania's veterans working for the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, apply today! 

Our enthusiastic and dedicated nursing staff provides 24-hour care, seven days a week. From helping our residents prepare for their day to assisting them to participate in exciting activities, you will play a huge role in their day. Through this day-to-day contact with our residents, you will have the ability to positively impact their quality of life by providing the best possible care.

Read the complete position description for more information.

Work Schedule and Additional Information: 

* Permanent Full-time (8 hours/day; 40 hours/week).
* Available Shifts:
* 2nd shift (3:00 PM - 11:30 PM); Rotating Days & Weekends
* 3rd shift (11:00 PM - 7:30 AM); Rotating Days & Weekends
* Opportunities on 3rd shift are limited, you are encouraged to apply for 2nd shift to increase your employment opportunities.

* Working every other weekend is required.
* Lunch Period: 30 minutes.
* Multiple positions may be filled from this posting.
* Salary: In some cases, the starting salary may be non-negotiable.
* You will receive further communication regarding this position via email. Check your email, including spam/junk folders, for these notices.

In compliance with Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requirements, if you are selected for this position, you must show, at the time of hire, verification that you have received either a single-dose COVID-19 vaccination, or both doses of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination, unless you are exempt from receiving a COVID-19 vaccination due to an ADA or religious accommodation.  If you fail or refuse to show the required verification at the time of hire, and you have not received an exemption from the CMS vaccination requirements, your employment will be terminated.  


Minimum Experience and Training Requirements:

* Active registration as a Nurse Aide in the Pennsylvania Nurse Aide Registry.

Additional Requirements: 

* You must be able to perform essential job functions.

Legal Requirements:

* A conditional offer of employment will require a medical examination and drug screening. 
* This position falls under the provisions of the Older Adult Protective Services Act. 
* Under the Act, a conditional offer of employment will require submission and approval of satisfactory criminal history reports, including but not limited to, PA State Police and FBI clearance. 

Commonwealth Employment Requirement:

* A conditional offer of employment will require the satisfactory completion of a medical examination.

How to Apply:

* Resumes, cover letters, and similar documents will not be reviewed, and the information contained therein will not be considered for the purposes of determining your eligibility for the position. Information to support your eligibility for the position must be provided on the application (i.e., relevant, detailed experience/education).
* If you are claiming education in your answers to the supplemental application questions, you must attach a copy of your college transcripts for your claim to be accepted toward meeting the minimum requirements. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.
* Your application must be submitted by the posting closing date. Late applications and other required materials will not be accepted
* Failure to comply with the above application requirements may eliminate you from consideration for this position.  


Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS): 

* 711 (hearing and speech disabilities or other individuals).


The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.