• Medication Aide- Overnight Shift

    Countryside Living
    Job Description

    Countryside Living Independent and Assisted Living Facility is searching for qualified and self-motivated Certified Medication Aides to join our assisted living facility. You will perform a variety of patient care duties including administering medication, reporting changes, collecting samples, and recording medication dosages.

    The ideal medication aide will be extremely detail-oriented and possess in-depth knowledge of patient care procedures. Providing excellent patient care is a vital part of this job, which is why excellent communication and interpersonal skills are needed.


    • Deliver routine daily medications to residents.
    • Coordinate with nursing staff to assist with resident care and medications.
    • Follow written or verbal instructions to manage medications.
    • Record medication dosages and times.
    • Observe patients and document changes in their condition.
    • Ensure equipment is routinely inspected and cleaned.
    • Uphold all health and safety standards.
    • Respond to patient emergency call signals, bells, or intercom systems to identify patient needs.
    • Assist with residents’ activities of daily living.
    • Other duties as assigned

    Other responsibilities may include:

    • Preparing dining rooms and tables.
    • Serve meals using standards to maintain sanitation and quality.
    • Light cleaning.


    • High school diploma or relevant qualification.
    • Able to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Good understanding of medical and pharmacological terminology.
    • Certified medication aide preferred, but willing to train the right candidate.

    Full-time Employee Benefits:

    • Competitive wages
    • Paid time off
    • Paid Holidays
    • Health insurance
    • Retirement benefits

    Job Type: Full-time or Part-time
    Shifts: Two positions available:

    • Midnight - 8 am
    • 10:30 pm -6:30 am

    Applicants may be subject to a full background check and drug screening before hire

    Countryside Living Assisted and Independent Facility
    2100 N Wisconsin St
    Mitchell, SD 57301

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