Posted by Mercy Ridge on 09/20/2017 in Senior Housing
Resident Assistant

Resident Assistant

Mercy Ridge

Employment Type
Start Date

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Health and Wellness Services and/or the Delegating Nurse/Case Manager or their designee (Assistant Director of Health and Wellness or LPN), the incumbent is responsible for providing care to residents and for assisting in the maintenance of the Assisted Living environment.

Essential Functions:

    1. Performs direct and indirect care to resident to include activities such as:

  • Bathing, feeding, toileting, performing grooming activities, oral hygiene, cleaning all body areas as needed and denture care

  • Measuring intake and output of urine

  • Monitors and assists as appropriate in dining room during meal times

  • Ensures that the residents laundry is clean and maintained

  • Light housekeeping duties in residents rooms

  • Transferring residents from bed, chair and wheelchair

  • Positioning residents in chairs, beds, wheelchairs, turning and changing position of residents, and lifting resident

  • Performing active range of motion with the Residents

  • Making occupied and unoccupied beds

  • Weighing residents, taking vital signs

  • Practicing universal precautions


Background check and drug test required for employment. Candidates that meet the above qualifications should fax their resume to 410-308-9451 or email to: To learn more about Mercy Ridge and/or fill out an application please visit our “Career Opportunity” tab on our website at EOE

Contact This Member