Certified Nursing Assistant


Avera Mary House Long Term Care, Pierre, SD

LTC Nursing

Full Time

Evening/Night Shift

2:00pm-10:30pm; 6:00pm-6:30am; 6:00pm-10:00pm; 72hrs/2wks


Avera St Mary's Named Top 20 Rural Community Hospital


Avera Ranked 1st in Nation for Long-Term Care Resident Experience


Job Highlights:


  • $1,000 sign on bonus to be paid out over 1 year. 
  • Friendly work environment.
  • Paid training for non-certified.
  • Every third weekend off.

Job Summary:


  • Assist in maintaining a positive physical, social and psychological environment for the patients.
  • Assist residents with bathing, dressing, grooming and other personal care.
  • Measure and document blood pressure, temperature, pulse and respiration and report any out-of-range vital signs to charge nurse.
  • Reposition bedridden residents and assist with feeding when needed.
  • Review and follow care plans daily.
  • Ensure cleanliness of assigned resident rooms.
  • Perform nonprofessional direct patient care duties under the supervision of nursing personnel.

Education and Training:


  • Must obtain CNA certificate within 4 months of hire.
  • Ability to read, write and follow oral and written directions and speak and understand English.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.