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Are you interested in being part of a team of caring, friendly, dependable people who are committed to providing excellent care to seniors in residential care? then COME JOIN OUR AMAZING COMMUNITY!

Friendsview is known as one of the most respected employers in Yamhill County. We are a continuing care retirement community offering memory support, assisted living, and nursing care in our Health Care Center.

At Friendsview we covenant together, residents, staff, and board of directors, to uphold the following values: Integrity, Compassion, Excellence, Stewardship, Friends Heritage, Community, Dignity and Service. We offer competitive wages, benefits and an exceptional work environment; and are an equal employment opportunity employer.

Friendsview Retirement Community is a not-for-profit Life Plan Community serving over 500 residents in Newberg, OR, with a mission to provide active residential living and quality continuing care to seniors in a Christ-centered community. We have a long history of exemplary service which includes positive state surveys and a caring community where staff and residents work together collectively.

This is a Full Time Regular position 30+ hours per week and fully benefited


Job Objective/ Summary: Performs a variety of routine and unskilled tasks in the maintenance and repair of facility and grounds.


Essential Functions:

  • Works from work orders or verbal instructions, as prioritized by department supervisor. Work may include light carpentry, household installation and repairs, equipment or furniture assembly, transporting items, cleaning areas inside or outside, run errands, snow removal, emergency response, etc.
  • Assists other department staff as assigned
  • May operate a variety of power and hand tools
  • Provides general maintenance services to facility staff, i.e. assemble furniture and accessories, move materials, set-up and take down.
  • Maintains work area and equipment in a safe, clean and orderly condition
  • Follows standard and prescribed safety regulations
  • Adheres to Friendsview’s policies and procedures, including those covering privacy and security in compliance with HIPAA regulations, and codes of conduct. Maintains confidentiality and respects residents privacy at all times in accordance with HIPAA regulations.


Other Duties & Responsibilities

  • Demonstrates the values of Friendsview Retirement Community: integrity, stewardship, compassion, community, excellence, dignity, service, Friends heritage.
  • Works cooperatively as a team member & maintain positive working relationships.
  • Attends, participates in, and completes orientation, training and educational activities as required.
  • Attends and participates in department meetings.
  • Dresses appropriately, following appropriate dress and uniform policies and guidelines.
  • Must be able to maintain consistent attendance as per job requirements and Friendsview’s policies.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications and Job Requirements:

  • Job Education, Licenses/Certifications, Knowledge & Experience:
    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • 0-2 years’ experience in the field or a related area.
    • Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Supervising (direct reports and level of supervision): no supervision.
  • Decision Making: Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment.
  • Interpersonal Skills/Interactions: Communications are routine and non-routine in nature and require discussion. Communication and interpersonal skills are important and refined. Interacts with residents and people from other departments on a limited basis about routine issues.

Additional Skills & Abilities:

  • Demonstrates knowledge of use and care of trade-related tools and equipment.
  • Must be courteous and respectful to residents and staff.
  • Must be able to assure customer satisfaction by providing quality services.
  • Must demonstrate qualities of a strong servant leader and team player who helps those served grow as persons, become wiser, freer and more autonomous; and still provides a systematic, data-oriented perspective to business decisions.

Additional Requirements/Preferences:


  • Must successfully pass the Department of Human Services (DHS) criminal background check and, if applicable, fingerprinting.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Must be able to pass the pre-employment reference checks.
  • Must be able to provide the official grade transcripts of the education level provided on the employment application.
  • Must be able to provide a copy of his/her own social security card for W-4 documentation.
  • Must be able to provide applicable documentation(s) for I-9 in order to establish identity and authorization to work in the US.
  • Must have valid driver’s license, personal automobile liability insurance, and acceptable driving record.


Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Category II: Your tasks involve no routine exposure to blood, body fluids, tissues, or other contaminated materials. In the event of an unexpected blood, body fluid or tissue spill there will be an employee available who has been designated to take responsibility for clean-up and decontamination of potentially infectious body substances. You are not to come in contact with potentially infectious body substances.


Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

  • Must be able to perform occasional, moderately heavy lifting (up to 35# without assistance), carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; some climbing and balancing; prolonged standing; frequent stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling; and significant fine finger dexterity.
  • Generally the job requires 10% sitting, 60% walking, and 30% standing. The job is performed under temperature extremes and in a generally hazard free environment walking, working from ladders, bending, stooping, reaching and twisting on a regular basis.
  • Must be able to see, hear, feel and smell within normal limits.

Note: This job description is representative of the major position requirements and is not intended to be all-inclusive.

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Or Download Printed Application:

PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY. Incomplete or illegible applications will not be processed.

Return Printed Applications To:

Friendsview Human Resources
Attn: Colleen Aguilar
1301 Fulton Street
Newberg, Oregon 97132