In Home Caregiver - Hiring for all shifts (day/swing/noc)

  • Job Reference: 381602472-2
  • Date Posted: 27 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Pegasus Social Services
  • Location: Portland, Oregon
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

In Home Caregiver


Pegasus is seeking a truly caring and dedicated Caregiver or Certified Nursing Assistant to join our team.

Pegasus is a fast-growing, locally owned company that seeks to provide only the highest caliber care for our clients. We are looking for candidates that are not only qualified but also display the characteristics that Pegasus prides itself on; compassion, empathy, dedication, reliability and the desire to always put the client first!

Currently we are looking to hire experienced caregivers or CNAs to work:

Day Shift: Typically scheduled to starts at 7 AM.

Swing Shift: Typically scheduled to start at 3 PM.

24 hour clients. Sleep shifts.

Sleep shifts means you would stay with the client for 2-3 days out of the week and be able to sleep during the night (in your own room). There is a pay stipend for these shifts.

Short shifts. 4 hour shifts each morning - every day of the week available

Long shifts. 12 hours shifts during the day or night - every day of the week available

Monitor patient condition by observing physical and mental condition, intake and output, and exercise.

Support patient by providing housekeeping and laundry services; shopping for food and other household requirements; preparing and serving meals and snacks; running errands.
Assist patient by providing personal services, such as, bathing, dressing, and grooming.
Helps patient care for themselves
Records patient information by making entries in the patient journal; notifying nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.
Must have weekend availability.
At Pegasus we have always known that happy employees make great employees so we have always prided ourselves on providing extremely competitive wages, top notch benefits, and opportunities for advancement and professional development. Full time Pegasus employees can enroll in our Group Health and Dental plans after 90 days and all full time employees get fully employer paid Short Term Disability and Term Life Insurance. Additionally, every employee is offered a 401(k) savings plan and every employee has an opportunity to get a merit based raise after 90 days as well and again at their annual review!

We care about you and your family. Our agency will provide you assistance in applying for child care benefits. Further information available during interview.

Pegasus also offers full time employees the opportunity to enroll in our CNA training program whereby they receive financial assistance in completing their CNA coursework and testing.

Candidates that already have a CNA license will be given a generous bonus after completing their first 90 days.


The CNA or caregiver we are looking for would be capable of performing a combination of following duties:

Provides assistance with bathing, dressing, toiletry, oral hygiene and other activities of daily living

Prepares meals and does some light housekeeping for the client

Transfers client to and from bed using a Hoyer lift and wheelchair

Takes and records temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration rates, food and fluid intake and output and weight, as directed.

Completes all documentation necessary in a thorough and timely manner

Other duties as they are assigned.


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 to $17.00 /hour

Each client will have a base pay that will correlate with the level of care needed up to $17.00/hr

Job Type: Full-time