Licensed Practical Nurse- Closes 1/2/18

Position Licensed Practical Nurse – Whatcom County Jail Health Program *New Grads Encouraged to Apply*
Employer Northwest Regional Council
Job Description Northwest Regional Council, as an Area Agency on Aging, funds and/or provides community-based programs to help people live in their own homes and communities for as long as possible, postponing or eliminating the need for institutional care. In addition, NWRC currently manages the Whatcom County Jail Health Program. The Jail Health Program delivers medical, dental and psychiatric care to the inmates at the Whatcom County Jail and Jail Work Center. The LPN assists the RN, ARNP, physician, psychiatrist, and/or dentist with record preparation and treatment and is responsible for providing clinical services as directed.

Northwest Regional Council (NWRC) offers excellent medical/dental/vision benefits for the full-time employee and their dependent(s). In addition, the employee and dependents are eligible to participate in the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Other benefits include participating in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), various deferred compensation programs, Flex Plans for health and/or child/elder care, paid leave, sick leave, and 11 paid holidays per year.
Note: NWRC meets the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) definition of a public service organization. EOE

Qualifications QUALIFICATIONS
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
• Ability to read, speak, and understand the English language.
• Ability to work well with a diverse population and maintain professional communications and boundaries.
• Ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant.
• Ability to deal tactfully with staff members, custody, community, governmental agencies, families, and the general public.
• Ability to accurately relay information concerning an inmate’s condition.
• Ability to manage the stressors of the position.
• Possess leadership and decision-making ability and work harmoniously with personnel.
• Ability to perform all nursing skills appropriate to licensure required in the corrections setting and use office equipment necessary to document and conduct daily activities.
• Possess basic computer skills.
• Knowledgeable of National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC) nursing and medical practices, policies, procedures, as well as legal regulations and guidelines desired.
• Experience in correctional nursing preferred.
Education/Experience
• Graduation from an accredited school of licensed practical nursing.
• Obtains required continuing education annually
• Minimum one year recent experience in clinical setting, correctional nursing preferred.
Licenses/Certificates
• Current license as Practical Nurse in Washington State.
• Current CPR certification.
• Current Washington State driver’s license, acceptable driving record, appropriate liability insurance, access to reliable transportation and willingness to travel between jail sites.
• Pass a required Criminal Records Background Check upon hire and annually thereafter.
• Obtain security clearance through corrections department upon

Compensation

2017 ANNUAL SALARY RANGE: $19.50 – $25.44/hour
Days/Hours 40 hours per week
Contact Info NWRC Human Resources

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 600 Lakeway Drive, Suite 100, Bellingham WA 98225

WORK ADDRESS: 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham WA 98225

EMAIL: NWRCHumanResources@dshs.wa.gov

PHONE: 360.676.6749

How to Apply    Application materials may be requested by contacting the Bellingham Office @ 360-676-6749, emailing NWRCHumanResources@dshs.wa.gov or downloading directly from www.nwrcwa.org/employment. All applications and application materials, including a cover letter and resume, must be fully completed and returned to the Bellingham office.
Position Closes January 2, 2017
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Registered Nurse – Closes 1/2/18

Position Registered Nurse – Whatcom County Jail Health Program *New Grads Encouraged to Apply*
Employer Northwest Regional Council
Job Description Correctional Nursing is the practice and delivery of patient care within the unique and distinctive environment of the criminal justice system.

Nurses have been described as the backbone of correctional health care. They are the eyes, ears, hands, heads and hearts that respond to medical and mental health emergencies. During daily nursing clinics and other routine encounters, correctional nurses listen to patients’ concerns and watchfully encourage other individuals who are unable or unwilling to raise a health concern.

Nurses must apply their knowledge, skill and ability to the assessment and diagnosis of the full range of health conditions presented by this population and determine both the urgency and priority of subsequent care.

Northwest Regional Council currently manages the Whatcom County Jail Health Program and is currently looking to fill a full-time, benefited RN position.

NWRC offers excellent medical/dental/vision benefits for the full-time employee and their dependent(s). In addition, the employee and dependents are eligible to participate in the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Other benefits include participating in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), long term disability insurance, life insurance, various deferred compensation programs, Flex Plans for health and/or child/elder care, paid leave, sick leave, and 11 paid holidays per year.
Note: NWRC meets the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) definition of a public service organization.
EOE

Qualifications ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES may include but are not limited to:
1. Provides triage for inmate health care through review of Receiving/Screening Forms of newly admitted inmates, inmate and officer requests for health care, inmate interview for brief history, or brief physical assessment.
2. Reviews and follows up on health information taken by corrections staff at booking.
3. Takes health histories of inmates; obtains orders for required treatments; suggests special housing arrangements, and determines therapeutic needs of the inmate.
4. Schedules or refers inmates to appropriate level of care with nurse, ARNP, physician, dental, psychiatric professional, or emergency department as required.
5. Reviews all medications brought in or needed by inmates. Consults with prescribing physician. Arranges for a new supply of medication as needed.
6. Obtains and evaluates health history and performs physical examinations for inmates incarcerated 14 days or more covering all body systems. Documents and treats as appropriate any specific complaints. May request lab work as necessary to assure appropriate clinical interventions.
7. Screens inmates to determine need for HIV testing and counseling at the 14-day screening physical exam.
8. Responds to inmates written requests for medical attention within one working day pursuant to standards.
9. Responds to pre-booking calls as needed to triage an inmate as Fit For Jail.
10. Administers medications as scheduled.
11. Completes documentation as required.
12. Responsible for and follows information in policy manuals, assessments and protocols.
13. Maintains employee and inmate confidentiality.Please visit our employment webpage http://www.nwrcwa.org/employment/ for details.

Compensation

2017 TEN-STEP HOURLY RANGE: $25.85 – $33.72/hour, DOE
Days/Hours 40 hours per week
Contact Info NWRC Human Resources

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 600 Lakeway Drive Suite 100, Bellingham WA 98225

WORK ADDRESS: 311 Grand Avenue, Bellingham WA 98225

EMAIL: NWRCHumanResources@dshs.wa.gov

PHONE: 360.676.6749

How to Apply    Application materials may be requested by contacting the Bellingham Office @ 360-676-6749, emailing NWRCHumanResources@dshs.wa.gov, or downloading directly from www.nwrcwa.org/employment. All applications and application materials, including a cover letter and resume, must be fully completed and returned to the Bellingham office.
Position Closes January 2, 2017

Home Care Aid- Closes 2/28/18

Position Home Care Aid
Employer Home Care Referral Registry Coordinator
Job Description We are seeking looking for Experienced Home Care Aids or people who would like a change in career and would like become Home Care Aid Certified. You must have a social security card drivers license and proof of insurance and a car. Background check must clear.
Job duties:
Transport to medical appointments and essential shopping
Help dressing undressing clients
Help give them a bath or shower or standby
Reminders on medication
Prepare meals
Help eat or feed them
Help with house cleaning and laundry
Personal Hygiene
Toileting
Bladder and Bowel Care
Help with walking from one area to another
ect……..
Qualifications Home Care Aid Certified or entry level at becoming Home Care Aid Certified thru the program we give you information and tools to reach your goals.

Compensation

$13.50
Days/Hours Monday thru Friday, 8am-5pm
Contact Info Anne Dykstra

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 125 East Sharon Ave. Burlington WA 98233

WORK ADDRESS: Whatcom

EMAIL: anned@sunriseemail.com

PHONE: 360.707.2368

How to Apply    You can apply at our office @ 125 East Sharon Ave. Burlington WA 98233
or can go to the Work Source in Bellingham to get a application and mail back to us or bring it down to our office.

Applications should include a resume a cover letter.

Position Closes February 28, 2018

Child Care- Closes 03/31/2018

Position Child care
Employer Jere’ Zender
Job Description experienced baby sitter needed part time for 3 in our home located mid county so reliable transportation is a must. Ages are (1) 2 1/2 yr old; 6 month old twins. We are loo king for someone who can multitask, is very organized and loves children. Duties will include light meal prep for the 2 1/2 yr old, light housekeeping, feeding and changing babies.
Hrs per day and week will be discussed with applicant. Flexible times are available, however prefer to set up a schedule. Days needed are M-F and hours between 8-5:30. Probably about 10+ hrs a week.
Qualifications Experience with child care. Non smoker, drug free.
Can pass a background test.
Preference given to someone going into the Early Learning Program.

Compensation

negotiable
Days/Hours M-F
Contact Info Sue Priebe

BUSINESS ADDRESS: Laurel Area

EMAIL: spriebe8@gmail.com

PHONE: 360.815.2394

How to Apply    Please e-mail your resume’ along with your references. to spriebe8@gmail.com

 

Position Closes  March 31, 2018

Contract Administrator- Closes 1/14/18

Position Contract Administrator
Employer  Bellingham Marine Industries
Job Description Bellingham Marine – The Largest and Most Experienced Marina Builder in the World.
Nowhere else can you find a company that has more experience than Bellingham Marine. We have built more marinas in more places throughout the world than any other marina construction company or boat dock manufacturer. Nowhere else can you find a company with more technical excellence than Bellingham Marine. Our design-build / dock system engineering, site-specific marina design, precision boat dock manufacturing and single-source contracting has led the industry for half a century.The role: Contract Administrator
Manages the various documents concerning construction contracts for the Northwest Division dealing with the contractors as a coordinator between clients, project manager, and subcontractors. The job duties of the Contract Administrator range from general office to technical document compliance reviews; duties include contracts for purchase or sale of equipment, materials, product, and/or services. Successful candidate will be subject to a pre-employment drug screen and background check. Availability for work schedule is crucial.

Responsibilities:
• Reviews contract documents to ensure compliance with federal and state laws as well as Company policies;
• Assists in compiling contract documents including processing and proofreading multiple drafts generated during negotiations;
• Assists in identifying and compiling federal and state reporting requirements;
• Identifies, coordinates, and/or generates submittals in compliance with contract documents which are administrative in nature (i.e., certificates of insurance, AAP submittals, certified payrolls, safety policies, etc.)
• Assists GM or PM with drafting, coordinating and tracking notices in compliance with the contract documents (i.e., delays and changed conditions);
• Upholds the Company policies and processes regarding contract management and use;
• Analyzes, organizes and performs office operations and procedures such as key boarding, flow of correspondence, filing, requisition of specialty supplies, and other clerical services, i.e., photocopies, collates and faxes materials as necessary; formulates procedures for systematic retention, protection, retrieval, transfer, and disposal of records; maintains contract and contractor status databases;
• Ensures the systematic transfer of documents to corporate staff for accounting and management purposes;
• Maintains licenses and registrations required for the operations of the division; participates in the safety committee and coordinates and/or processes paperwork for reporting accidents, maintaining OSHA logs and returning employees to work. Records minutes of the safety meetings and tracks tool box meetings and safety bucks;
• Assists in invoicing of projects and collection of past due accounts;
• Reviews all correspondence concerning contractors and responds as necessary;
• Establishes and maintains contact with contractors to ensure the smooth working of the contract awarding process;
• Prepares sales proposals in accordance with BMI policies and procedures.
• May directly supervise other employees in the various administrative roles; carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws;
• Responsibilities may include: interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems; and
• Other duties as assigned.

Qualification Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent from a two-year accredited college with three years’ related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Paralegal or risk management experience preferred.

Compensation

DOE
Days/Hours 40 hours per week
Contact Info hr@bellingham-marine.com

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 550 Nordic Way Ferndale WA 98248

EMAIL: hr@bellingham-marine.com

PHONE: 360.392.1442

How to Apply Applicants should go to www.bellingham-marine.com and apply for the position NW Casting/Plant Worker. Applicants must complete an online BMI Employment Application form to be considered for any position with Bellingham Marine.

Applications will be received until the position is filled.

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.

Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.

To request a reasonable accommodation please email hr@bellingham-marine.com.

Position Closes January 14, 2018

Concrete Finisher- Closes 1/14/18

Position Concrete Finisher
Employer  Bellingham Marine Industries
Job Description Bellingham Marine –
The Largest and Most Experienced Marina Builder in the World.
Nowhere else can you find a company that has more experience than Bellingham Marine. We have built more marinas in more places throughout the world than any other marina construction company or boat dock manufacturer. Nowhere else can you find a company with more technical excellence than Bellingham Marine. Our design-build / dock system engineering, site-specific marina design, precision boat dock manufacturing and single-source contracting has led the industry for half a century.

Position Summary
Sets up and pours concrete into assembled forms to construct floats and wave attenuators. Performs various casting procedures to ensure a high-quality finished product. Responsible for performing finish on concrete surface. The successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen per our company’s DFWP policy and may be subject to a background check. Please view the complete job description requirements on our website.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

• Primary responsibility is the understanding of concrete properties for a consistent and proper finishing to BMI standards
• Hours as necessary to allow concrete to dry appropriately to complete finishing on all floats.
• Assists with preparing materials, tools, and equipment before concrete pouring can begin. Oils assembled form and readies form to accept concrete.
• Assists with pouring concrete from mixer into bottom of form. Spreads, vibrates, and jitterbugs concrete to achieve the specified depth and thickness, while setting appropriate reinforcing mesh or rebar into concrete.
• Operates forklift and installs appropriately sized polystyrene foam into assembled form. Installs appropriately sized tubes and other necessary materials.
• Assists with pouring concrete into sides of form to specified thickness. Installs clamps and braces. Operates vibrator to settle concrete and remove trapped air.
• Assists with placing wire mesh on top of foam and ties mesh to rods. Completes pouring processes and rods top of float.
• Assists with other casting processes and other crews as assigned. Operates various hand and power tools.
• Learns and applies safety rules and techniques.
• Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Qualification Education and/or Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent; two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Compensation

DOE
Days/Hours 40 hours per week
Contact Info hr@bellingham-marine.com

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 550 Nordic Way Ferndale WA 98248

EMAIL: hr@bellingham-marine.com

PHONE: 360.392.1442

How to Apply Applicants should go to www.bellingham-marine.com and apply for the position NW Casting/Plant Worker. Applicants must complete an online BMI Employment Application form to be considered for any position with Bellingham Marine.

Applications will be received until the position is filled.

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.

Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.

To request a reasonable accommodation please email hr@bellingham-marine.com.

Position Closes January 14, 2018

General Laborer- Closes 1/14/18

Position General Laborer
Employer  Bellingham Marine Industries
Job Description The company:
Bellingham Marine – The Largest and Most Experienced Marina Builder in the World.
Nowhere else can you find a company that has more experience than Bellingham Marine. We have built more marinas in more places throughout the world than any other marina construction company or boat dock manufacturer. Nowhere else can you find a company with more technical excellence than Bellingham Marine. Our design-build / dock system engineering, site-specific marina design, precision boat dock manufacturing and single-source contracting has led the industry for half a century.

The role: General Laborer
As a general laborer with construction background you will perform any combination of the essential duties and responsibilities of production projects as listed below. Availability for work schedule is crucial. Applicants must pass a pre-employment drug test and may be subject to a background check. Job location may vary based on current staffing needs. Please see complete job description requirements listed on our website.

Responsibilities:
• Builds concrete forms.
• Smoothens and finishes freshly poured concrete.
• Dismantles and pulls up steel forms.
• Uses hammer to knock out steel pins when dismantling forms.
• Moves heavy materials periodically.
• Digs, rakes, pries, drills, grinds, and hammers a variety of items; also ratchets rods and bolts tight.
• Ties and cuts wire.
• Maneuvers around uneven ground and miscellaneous debris.
• Works in various weather conditions.
• Cleans finished product by drilling, grinding, filing, and patching up air pockets on the concrete surface.
• Prepares for shipping by counting and gathering materials and supplies, then combining them on pallets.
• Sweeps and performs other clean-up duties.
• Other duties as assigned.

Qualification Minimum qualifications:

Applicant should have general knowledge of and experience with using the following equipment and machinery for this position: hand tools; shovels; rakes; pry bars; drills; brooms; wrenches; grinders; wire cutters; trowels; concrete cutters; jack hammers; air wrenches; forklifts; concrete vibrators; sledgehammers. Ability to work well with others and follow instructions. Must be able to read a tape measure and be able to read, interpret and follow safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Compensation

DOE
Days/Hours 40 hours per week
Contact Info hr@bellingham-marine.com

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 550 Nordic Way Ferndale WA 98248

EMAIL: hr@bellingham-marine.com

PHONE: 360.392.1442

How to Apply Applicants should go to www.bellingham-marine.com and apply for the position NW Casting/Plant Worker. Applicants must complete an online BMI Employment Application form to be considered for any position with Bellingham Marine.

Applications will be received until the position is filled.

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.

Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.

To request a reasonable accommodation please email hr@bellingham-marine.com.

Position Closes January 14, 2018

Casting- Closes 1/14/18

Position Casting
Employer  Bellingham Marine Industries
Job Description The company –
Bellingham Marine – The Largest and Most Experienced Marina Builder in the World.
Nowhere else can you find a company that has more experience than Bellingham Marine. We have built more marinas in more places throughout the world than any other marina construction company or float dock manufacturer. Nowhere else can you find a company with more technical excellence than Bellingham Marine. Our design-build / dock system engineering, site-specific marina design, precision float dock manufacturing and single-source contracting has led the industry for half a century.

Summary:
Sets up and pours concrete into assembled forms to construct floats and wave attenuators. Performs various casting procedures to ensure a high-quality finished product. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and possible background check. Dependability for work is crucial. Please see website for complete job description requirements.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Prepares materials, tools, and equipment before concrete pouring can begin. Oils assembled form and readies form to accept concrete.
• Pours concrete from mixer into bottom of form. Spreads, vibrates, and jitterbugs concrete to achieve the specified depth and thickness, while setting appropriate reinforcing mesh or rebar into concrete.
• Operates forklift and installs appropriately sized polystyrene foam into assembled form. Installs appropriately sized tubes and other necessary materials.
• Pours concrete into sides of form to specified thickness. Installs clamps and braces. Operates vibrator from on top of foam to settle concrete and remove trapped air.
• Places wire mesh on top of foam and ties mesh to rods. Completes pouring processes and rods on top of float.
• Assists with other casting processes and other crews as assigned. Operates various hand and power tools.
• Learns and applies safety rules and techniques.
• Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Qualification Successful candidate will possess the following skills or knowledge; knowledge of or ability to learn pouring and casting processes and procedures as well as float assembly processes and procedures. Skills in patching and rebuilding concrete finished products are preferred.

Compensation

DOE
Days/Hours 40 hours per week
Contact Info hr@bellingham-marine.com

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 550 Nordic Way Ferndale WA 98248

EMAIL: hr@bellingham-marine.com

PHONE: 360.392.1442

How to Apply Applicants should go to www.bellingham-marine.com and apply for the position NW Casting/Plant Worker. Applicants must complete an online BMI Employment Application form to be considered for any position with Bellingham Marine.

Applications will be received until the position is filled.

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.

Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.

To request a reasonable accommodation please email hr@bellingham-marine.com.

Position Closes January 14, 2018