Careers

Location
The Highlands, 30 Governors Way, Topsham, ME 04086
Position Description
Caregiver

The Highlands of Topsham is looking for a positive and dependable caregiver who has passion in caring for the needs of our Senior population. If you are compassionate and find working in this field rewarding, then consider joining the Highlands Family. We currently have openings for Full Time and Part Time positions on all shifts.

Duties

Assist residents with bathing, dressing, grooming, bed making and other activities of daily living according to the residents’ care plan or as directed by Charge Nurse/Resident Care Co./DAL.
If CRMA, administer medications in conjunction with all policies and procedures as well as with all state and federal requirements.
Mandatory overtime to cover short shifts and emergencies as needed
Regular attendance at work
Assist with Housekeeping
Skills

If CRMA, CNA or PSS in the State of Maine, current certification and ability to maintain required hours of in-service education.
Current CPR certification or willingness to become certified.
Ability to understand, speak clearly, and both read and write English, proficiently.
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
Excellent communication skills; must be able to clearly and effectively communicate with residents, families and co-workers; ability to seek clarification when unsure how to proceed.
Ability to remain calm in difficult situations.
Good technical skills and abilities to use equipment such as phone, pager, call bells, computers, nursing equipment (glucose monitors, O2 Sat monitor, etc.), and any other tools/equipment necessary to perform tasks.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $12.50 to $13.50 /hour

Job Description
How To Apply
To apply for any position or submit a general application, send your resume to careers@highlandsrc.com. Include the desired position name and location in the email subject line.
Location
30 Governors Way, Topsham, ME 04086
Position Description
Full-Time Housekeeper

This highly visible front-line position is responsible for the basic cleaning of all resident apartments, homes, and common spaces within The Highlands community. Exceptional customer service standards must be followed to ensure maximum resident satisfaction is achieved. Attention to detail and ability to promote a positive image and collaborative working style with other team members required. This position is for 40 hours/week. SKILLS/EXPERIENCE/TRAINING REQUIRED:

  • Prior housekeeping experience preferred, but not required.
  • Thorough understanding of housekeeping procedures, products and safety, or willingness to learn.
  • Must be detail oriented, have good organizational skills and be self-motivated.
  • Able to answer the phone, pager and use other tools/equipment necessary to perform tasks.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and concentrate on work.
  • Ability to perform tasks with pleasant and positive attitude, being always polite and patient with residents.
  • Must be able to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • Clean, appropriate and professional appearance is expected.
  • Must have a valid, clean Maine driver’s license, in order to travel between Estates homes.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
  • Ability to tolerate repetitive motions involving the hands, wrists, arms, shoulders, neck and back to perform cleaning duties and laundry.
  • Must possess a valid driver license to drive vehicle on property.
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical and background check, paid by the Company.
Job Type: Full-time Salary: $13.00 to $13.50 /hour Experience:
  • housekeeping: 1 year (Preferred)

Job Description
How To Apply
To apply for any position or submit a general application, send your resume to careers@highlandsrc.com. Include the desired position name and location in the email subject line.
Location
30 Governors Way, Topsham, ME 04086
Position Description
Server

The Highlands, a premier retirement community in Topsham, Maine, is currently hiring part-time and/or full-time servers. The primary responsibility of the wait staff is to provide the highest quality of service to customers at all times. Other responsibilities include seating customers, presenting them with menus, and answering questions regarding food preparation. When food preparation is complete, the wait staff serves the food to the customer. The wait staff is expected to clean and sanitize work stations and follow all of the regulatory rules and regulations. Supervisor may assign other duties as needed. Duties/Skills:

  • Professional, customer oriented, with high focus on delivering quality service.
  • Excellent communication skills, adaptability, and desire to work as a team.
  • Provide a productive environment by promoting a positive image and collaborative working style.
  • Take initiative to assist to help in other areas during slow service periods.
  • Regular attendance at work; shows up on time and ready to work.
  • Prepare and set-up dining room in a sanitary/timely manner
  • Observe surroundings and resident behaviors, and take responsibility to report potentially unsafe resident situations to supervisor.
Job Type: Part-time Salary: $11.00 to $14.00 /hour Experience:
  • waitress: 1 year (Preferred)
Working days:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
Benefits offered:
  • Employee discounts
  • Flexible schedules
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules
  • Gym memberships or discounts
Overtime often available:
  • No
Typical start time:
  • 3PM
Typical end time:
  • 7PM

Job Description
How To Apply
To apply for any position or submit a general application, send your resume to careers@highlandsrc.com. Include the desired position name and location in the email subject line.