Essential Functions of the Job.
Read, write, unqerstand and correctly follow assignments by licensed nursing staff.
Hear and see with or without assistive devices.
Stand and walk 90% of each tour of duty.
Lift full body weight of residents with manual assistance or mechanical devices.
Lift up to 50 pounds in weight numerous times per day.
Able to bend, stretch at hip and waist and possess upper body strength sufficient to support up to 90 pounds while pivoting laterally at waist 180 degrees.
Squat to lift objects in lower spaces and from floors.
Possess organizational skills to ensure that all task for the residents are completed promptly and correctly.
Safely operate all applicable equipment such as whirlpools, hayer lifts, weight scales, restraint and
ad??ptive devices of various types.
Able to tolerate fast pace, time demands, frequent interruptions, and be adaptable to frequent changes.
Must become State Registered as a nurse aide within four months of hiring.
Grasp and use utensils, tools and implements.
Communicate appropriately and effectively with residents, families, visitors, and co-workers.
Able to verbalize and respond to verbalizations from residents, co-workers, and supervisors.
Valhalla Post Acute