Current Opportunities

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All FTJ employees must be able to pass a criminal background screen and a drug/alcohol screen (including marijuana), and a functional assessment (abbreviated physical exam) is required for certain positions.

 

Dining

Cook – Full Time

Looking for a place to make a difference?  Looking for a great team to join?  Franke Tobey Jones, a beautiful non-profit Continuing Care Retirement Community in North Tacoma, is seeking a full-time cook to work in our kitchen.   We offer an excellent benefit package and competitive wage.

Applicant must possess:

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • A desire to work as a team member
  • Have great culinary and organizational skills

If this sounds like something for you, please apply here.

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Life Enrichment

Therapeutic Activity Assistant for our memory care and health care units working Sunday – Thursday, day shift – 8:30AM – 4PM. 

Our Therapeutic Activity Assistants provide a valuable service for our residents, which directly increases the quality of their retirement years. Working closely with other Activities personnel, the Assistant provides activity programs and groups that will provide meaningful and rewarding pursuits to enhance the enjoyment of life for our residents.  This position prepares, posts, conducts, and documents activities working with volunteers and staff.  

The ideal applicant:

  • Strives for high quality standards
  • Enjoys interacting with residents
  • Seeks to help others in a meaningful way

Experience:

  • Experience leading activities – ideally with an elderly population
  • Computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Required:

  • WA driver’s license in good standing

Highly Desired:

  • Dementia and mental health training certification
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Building Services

Custodian – full-time position working 10:00AM – 6:00PM, Monday – Wednesday. Saturday – Sunday 8:00AM – 4:30PM

Our Custodian has a significant responsibility, given the size, layout and varying facilities and terrain of Franke Tobey Jones. This individual has a direct impact on the first impression formed by visitors, residents and their family members on our campus. You must have the ability to interact with a wide variety of people, particularly the elderly.  Must be able to operate a carpet extractor, vacuums & floor scrubbers, etc.  Experience is preferred.

  • Follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Identify problems or irregularities, for early resolutions.
  • Work effectively, with a focus on high levels of quality and service.
  • Work effectively in a general business environment, with a focus on high levels of quality and customer service.
  • Communicate, read, and write using the English language.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Driver License required.
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Housekeeper – full time, Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 3:30pm

Our Housekeepers have a vital role in the smooth running of our facility, providing the quality service for sanitary and pleasant surroundings for our residents. Our housekeepers follow and emulate the highest standards of excellence which are reflected every day in the attractive, clean and maintained rooms, common areas and offices throughout our organization. We offer a competitive wage and a great work environment as you serve our elderly residents.

If this sounds like the place for you and you can carry (for short distances) and lift 35 lbs., and speak and read English, apply here. 

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Maintenance Technician, Full time, Sunday – Thursday, 10:30 AM – 7:00 PM

  • Performs general maintenance, repair, remodeling and construction duties utilizing working knowledge of several related skill fields such as electrical, plumbing, carpentry, heating and cooling, and painting.
  • Performs work in the maintenance, repair, remodeling, and alteration of buildings, grounds, facilities, and equipment.
  • Working with the building services team, the Maintenance Tech provides maintenance services that assure regulatory compliance and the smooth operation of building systems.

Required Education:

  • High school diploma required.
  • Preferred Education: Trade school or technical college graduate in related field plus additional courses in air conditioning, heaters, and boiler operation a definite plus.

Minimum Required Experience:

  • 2 years’ general maintenance and/or ”handyman” work experience.
  • Preferred Experience: Experience in building and equipment maintenance, construction or repair work with demonstrated knowledge and skill in plumbing, carpentry, electrical/mechanical systems.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities; ability to problem solve; ability to plan and direct for best use of company resources; and ability to demonstrate and teach various maintenance duties to other maintenance employees.
  • Requires effective communication skills required to communicate information verbally and in writing, understand and explain, in English.
  • MUST have a demonstrated talent for interacting with a wide variety of people; ability to effectively organize and coordinate multiple priorities; ability to work well as a team member.

 Required Licenses/Certifications:

  • Valid driver’s license.
    A functional assessment (abbreviated physical exam) is required for this position.
    Preferred Licenses/Certifications: Class IV Boiler Fireman Boiler License
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Clinical Services

Certified Nursing Assistants, Full time, Day, NOC and Eve shifts

As an Aide with us, you’ll participate in resident care management, diet and nutrition, and documentation and record keeping using Point Click Care (FTJ provides training).

Requirements:  

  • Nursing Aide Certification, preferably with experience in a long-term care facility for the elderly
  • Active status on the Registry
  • DSHS Dementia and Mental Health certificate
  • Active First Aid and CPR
  • Demonstrated ability and skill for interacting with a wide variety of people, particularly the elderly and their family members
  • The ability to effectively organize and accomplish the myriad tasks of the position
  • A Functional Assessment (mini physical exam)

Preferred:

  • Electronic medical record skill (training on Point Click Care provided)
  • A High School diploma

On call nurses and aides are eligible for applicable shift differentials as well as our ‘On Call Bonus’ (paid based on number of shifts picked-up monthly).

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION, click on any “Apply OnLine” box to complete our required application.  If you have applied with us before—PLEASE RE-APPLY

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NURSES, Full time, Evening and Day shifts; OnCall, All shifts

Our Nurses are critical to the efficient operation of our organization and provide valuable and necessary medical oversight and care of our residents. They detect and respond appropriately to the acute and long-term medical needs of our residents, while providing vital patient care services. Our nurses are respected for their skills and compassion to:

  • Assess resident needs and makes recommendations based on changing needs; Interact with residents, family members, peers, physicians, pharmacists and other health care providers; Administer medications to residents per approved orders in appropriate, timely manner.
  • Administers treatment applications in appropriate, timely manner; treatments may include, but are not limited to: taking vital signs, collecting fluid samples, performing routine laboratory tests, dressing of wounds, etc.; Assemble and use such equipment as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, oxygen suppliers and feeding tubes.
  • Maintain resident records, which may include but are not limited to: problem list, Care Plan, flow sheets, log book, communication board; make notes of resident progress on medical record chart; make timely and appropriate recommendations to charge nurse and oncoming staff regarding changes in resident’s condition.

Requirements:  

  • Active nursing license, unencumbered
  • Education appropriate for licensure
  • Experience to include internships, NAC experience, specialty training, long-term care experience with the elderly
  • Demonstrated talent for interacting with a wide variety of people, particularly the elderly and their family members
  • Ability to effectively organize and coordinate multiple priorities
  • Effective training skills
  • Electronic medical record program experience (training provided on PCC)
  • Office Suite skills
  • DSHS Dementia and Mental Health certificate
  • Active CPR

On call nurses and aides are eligible for applicable shift differentials as well as our ‘On Call Bonus’ (paid based on number of shifts picked-up monthly).

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION, click on any “Apply OnLine” box to complete our required application.  If you have applied with us before—PLEASE RE-APPLY

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If you would like to apply for a job at Franke Tobey Jones, you must fill out and submit an Employment Application form. You may:

  • Complete the application right here! Click here to go to our online application. Or if you need to download the Application for Employment: Right click on the PDF link and click “Save Link As.” Choose to save the PDF to your desktop. Once downloaded, open the PDF from your desktop using Adobe Acrobat. When you’ve completed the PDF form, click the “Submit Form Now” button on the last page of the form. This will open your email program and create an email that will be sent to drhodes@franketobeyjones.com. (Having troubling opening the PDF? Be sure you have the most current version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.)
  • Stop by our front desk to pick up an application.
  • Call us, and we will mail you an application.
  • Send us an email
  • Print the online Application for Employment and mail it to us at:
    Franke Tobey Jones
    Attn: Human Resources
    5340 N. Bristol
    Tacoma, WA 98407
  • You must be able to pass a criminal background screen as well as a drug screen. We are a drug free workplace.
  • EEOC.