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Providence CNA1 - Nursing Float Pool *Nights, Up to $4,000 Hiring Bonus* in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a CNA 1 - Nursing Float Pool (0.9 FTE, Nights) to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, OR

*Up to 4,000 Hiring Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.*

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We are seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant 1 (CNA 1) - Nursing Float Pool that will provide non-professional direct patient care under the supervision and direction of an RN, utilizing the care plan.

Providence Health & Services in Oregon, a not-for-profit network of hospitals, health plans, physicians, clinics and affiliated health services. We are recognized for our excellence in patient care and research areas such as cancer, heart, orthopedics, women's health, rehabilitation services and behavioral health. We have over 3,400 employees, 1,500 medical staff members and over 500 licensed beds. Providence St. Vincent's Medical Center is a Magnet Recognized facility for Excellence in Nursing Services from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Full-time positions are eligible for:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision benefits on day one

  • PTO

  • Retirement options

  • Free TriMet pass

  • Opportunity for assistance with continuing education

  • All of our locations offer free onsite parking.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Operate safely within scope of practice as defined by the Oregon State Board of Nursing

  • Provide quality patient care:

  • Deliver kind, gentle, respectful, safe care

  • Follow directions from RN by:

  • Carrying out the care plan accurately according to established standards, policies and procedures and scope of practice

  • Assisting RN with admissions, discharges and transfers

  • Offering to RN any information about special care needs that need to be included in the care plan

  • Observe and report patient changes to RN promptly

  • Observe patient as indicated by care plan, as directed

  • Promptly reports unusual occurrences to RN

  • Respond promptly to patient needs and requests

  • Maintain strict confidentiality and privacy for patient/family

  • Communicate accurately and with sensitivity, as perceived by patient and/or famil

  • Cooperate with Charge Nurse to maintain a positive work atmosphere and cohesive unit:

  • Contribute to a spirit of teamwork with co-workers:

  • Documentation of attendance on Education Record of nine or more units or NSA meetings per year

  • Demonstrate a willingness to pursue conflict resolution

  • Give positive feedback to team members

  • Ask for and accepts help when needed

  • Offer support/help to team members

  • Limit communication of personal information to breaks/meal time, away from patient area

  • Assist and cooperates with instructors, students, and orientation of new personnel

  • Maintain competency:

  • Assume responsibility for own continuing education including documentation

  • Practice within scope at the direction of the Charge Nurse and the assigned RN


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Coursework/Training: Completion of certification course for Nursing Assistants

  • Current Oregon state licensure as a Certified Nursing Assistant

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

  • One (1) year of experience in nursing home or hospital experience

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 349156