Senior Services, Inc.
Meeting the needs of Older Adults and the Disabled in Southwest Michigan

Employment Opportunities  

Working at Senior Services of Southwest Michigan is not “just a job”... It’s a way that all staff members can fulfill our Mission that has never changed for more than 51 years: “To enhance and promote the independence and well-being of older adults, adults with disabilities and those who care for them.”

With our wide variety of programs and services, our staff members have found long-term, fulfilling careers in their chosen field. We work hard to attract the right people to the right positions that can turn employment into opportunities for a lifetime. We are currently taking applications for the following positions:

Kalamazoo Area:

Lead Cook, full-time – Will assist the Sous Chef/supervisor to produce meals on forecasted numbers. Package, distribute and serve safe, appealing meals for senior nutrition program and catered clients. Supervisory experience to train and mold staff by bringing a higher level of culinary skills to kitchen preferred. Ability to lift and push loads up to 60 pounds, stand for long periods of time, bend, stoop, and reach. Ability to pass food management certification class and receive certification.

Home Care Aide, part-time – Provides in-home care (personal care, homemaking, and/or respite care) for older adults and adults with disabilities. Previous in-home care experience preferred. Reliable personal transportation and a valid State of Michigan driver license required.

Certified Nurse’s Aide, part-time – Performs personal care and homemaking tasks for homebound older adults in Kalamazoo County. Will assist customers with bathing, feeding, grooming and other daily living requirements. Serves as a link between the customer and the registered nurse. Current valid State of Michigan CENA certification required as well as reliable personal transportation and a valid State of Michigan driver license.

Food Service Worker, part-time - Will package, distribute and serve safe, appealing meals for senior nutrition program and catered clients. Assists with maintaining cleanliness and organization of the food service environment; and, assists with food production, set-up, service, and clean-up of catered events.

Calhoun County Area:

Food Service Worker, part-time - Will package, distribute and serve safe, appealing meals for senior nutrition program and catered clients. Assists with maintaining cleanliness and organization of the food service environment; and, assists with food production, set-up, service, and clean-up of catered events.

Driver, part-time - Delivers meals to home-bound customer’s door as well as transporting food, money and supplies to one of our congregate meals sites, as required. Previous experience driving a transportation van and valid State of Michigan driver/chauffeur license required.

If you are interested in being considered for these or future employment opportunities as a part of the Senior Services of Southwest Michigan team, please email us a letter of interest along with a copy of your current resume to: humanresources@seniorservices1.org.  Or, stop by our office between the hours of 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. at: 918 Jasper Street, Kalamazoo, MI; or our Burnham Brook location between the hours of 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. at: 200 W. Michigan Avenue, Battle Creek, MI. We accept applications every day, Monday through Friday.

Senior Services of Southwest Michigan is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes a diverse field of qualified candidates

Senior Services is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and is a long standing member of the Kalamazoo County Chamber of Commerce.  Senior Services is also accredited by the Better Business Bureau of West Michigan.

                



 

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