Current Staff Opportunities

All positions must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background checks.

Apply at the link at the bottom of this page. Please indicate the position for which you are applying. Ridgecrest Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

RN Wellness Director of Assisted Living  The RN Wellness Director is responsible for the daily functions of the assisted living and village home services nursing care activities in accordance with policies and procedures of the facility and accepted nursing standards. He/She will have major responsibilities for resident service plans. Additionally, he/she will assist in employee management, department orientation, scheduling, and supervision. RN Wellness Director will work directly with residents and Ridgecrest staff to ensure that the nursing care needs to residents are being met.

Part-time Receptionist
This person is front and center as guest and residents enter and exit the building. Must be pleasant and be able to answer phones, direct guests, route incoming calls, Sort mail and Use 2-way radio. 

Security & Maintenance Worker Responsible for the security of the residents, staff and property during his/her assigned shift. Certain maintenance/custodial duties as assigned. Hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday 4pm to 12am, Monday and Tuesday from 11:30pm until 7:30am. EOE

Maintenance Technician with 3-4 years of HVAC & Electrical experience.  General Maintenance including welding, plumbing and small engine repair experience a plus.  Full time hours of 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday, will rotate Saturdays with other maintenance staff members.  Will be on call as needed for snow removal and/or emergencies.  Ridgecrest Village offers competitive wages and excellent benefits.  Pre-Employment drug screening and background checks required.  EOE


LPNs & RNs – Crest Health Care Community

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$4000.00-full time employment*. $2000-part time employment*.

Hiring both 2nd and 3rd Shift nurses – NEW PAY SCALE. Full and part time LPNs & RNs. Ridgecrest Village offers opportunity for growth along with great benefits: health, dental and vision insurance. We also offer tuition scholarships to further your education, in addition we will pay student loans payment up to $275 per month. Flexible scheduling of 8 or 12-hour shifts. Job Duties: Functions under the supervision and direction of the Director of Nursing to assist in providing patient care, within scope of service. Participates in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of nursing care, within the objectives, standards, and policies of our senior community Relates effectively with other shifts for continuity of care.   Must be licensed in Iowa. 

LPNs & RNs

Oakwood Place Assisted Living.

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$4000 with full time employment* $2000 with part time employment*

Gives and receives nursing shift report to ensure continuity of care for patients. Goes on routine rounds of patients, making nursing assessments of Vital signs, Neurological status, Emotional status, Physical restraints, Skin conditions, reactions to medications and Results of medical treatments. Receives verbal and written physician orders. Transcribes verbal orders on physician order sheets. Reports to and assists physicians per physician and Director of Nurses request. Reviews physician orders to ensure accuracy in completing orders. Administers medications and treatments as ordered by physician. Admits, discharges or transfers residents per supervisor’s request. Provides nursing assessment and care to residents per request of Director of Nurses, physician or in emergency situations. Instructs residents in self-help and self-care. Performs tests and other diagnostic work on residents as ordered by physicians. Informs Director of Nurses of significant changes in resident conditions. Must have active Iowa license. Ridgecrest will pay up to $275 per month on your student loans in addition to your wages. 

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA)

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$2000 full-time employment*.

$1000 part-time employment*.

The overall purpose of the certified nursing assistant position is to provide personal care to residents in a manner conducive to their safety and comfort. Pre-Employment drug screen and background checks required. Must be certified in Iowa.  

General Housekeeping,

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$1000.00-full time employment* $500-part time employment*

Some experience preferred, excellent benefits and full time hours from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Friday. Includes every 3rd weekend. 

Sous Chef will oversee food preparation, cooking and help with hiring and training of new kitchen staff. Candidate must be able to effectively undertake the following day-to-day duties and responsibilities: Preparing meals and food to meet the specifications of guests in a timely manner.

Properly measuring kitchen ingredients and food portions.  Ensuring kitchen staff adhere to set standards, procedures, department rules and sanitation requirements.

Using kitchen knives and equipment such as grills, ovens, steamers, and warmers in food preparation

Managing the kitchen inventory and ensuring supplies are fresh and of high quality.

Ensuring proper food temperatures when cooking and proper storage afterward. Keeping the workstation and kitchen equipment clean, organized, and sanitized.

Taking charge of kitchen opening, closing and other side duties as directed by the Executive Chef.

Sign on Bonus of $1000.00-full time employment*.


Full and Part Time Cooks

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$1000.00-full time employment*

$500 with part time employment*

Experienced and dependable to join our team. We make a difference in the lives of our residents by providing excellent service and food in an environment with high sanitation standards. Hours are 5:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. or 10:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Required to work every other weekend and every other holiday) Need to have High School diploma or G.E.D. equivalent. Able to read, write and speak English and perform simple math. Large quantity cooking experience ( NO FAST FOOD EXPERIENCE). Adhere to established dress code. Communicate politely with residents, guests and staff. Reliable and maintain a good attendance record. EOE. .

Dishwasher – full or part time.

Sign on Bonus $1000.00-full time employment. $500 with part time employment*.Washes all dishes and cookware manually or using dish machine. Assists in keeping the dietary area clean and sanitary.  Benefits include: Insurance, Vision, Dental, Life Vacation Birthday Holiday. 

Part time & Full Time Servers

1st & 2nd Shift

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$1000.00-full time employment*.

$500 with part time employment*

Do you want job satisfaction and appreciation by providing excellent service to our senior residents? Hours include day shift and/or evenings and weekends. Students are invited to apply. Servers will provide prompt and courteous service of meals to residents, guests and staff. Servers will clean and sanitize workstations and equipment and assists in clearing and resetting tables in dining room. Servers will operate dishwasher, washes pots and pans, puts away dishes, utensils and pots and pans. Servers will sweep and mop floors. Excellent benefits, 403(b), vacation, holidays (including birthday) Competitive wages!!! 

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Pre-employment drug screening and background checks required.