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Careers at Canterbury-on-the-Lake, Waterford, MI

Interested in joining the team at one of the very best senior living communities in the area? Then take a look at what we have to offer at Canterbury, the premier retirement community in Waterford, MI. Just click on the button below to review our current offerings. Then pick the one that interests you. Once you reach the page with additional information about the position, you can apply online.

There’s no better place to make a very real difference in people’s lives than Canterbury-on-the-Lake!

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Open Positions

Information Technology Specialist
  • Status/Hours: Non-union, non-exempt, Monday-Friday, 4-6 hours/day
  • Pay: Based on experience
  • Responsibilities: On site IT responsibilities across the community – new hardware and software set up, backups, IT issue resolution, working with residents, working with staff and with third party IT support.  Ideal candidate will have college coursework in IT and experience in a similar role, preferably in health care.  Strong hospitality, critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Apply To: Mark DeRaud, Facility Services Director
  • Status/Hours: Non-union, non-exempt, Full-Time and Part-Time both shifts
  • Pay: Based on years of experience
  • Responsibilities: Nursing duties in the Pavilion
  • Apply To: Leigh Warner, Staffing Coordinator
  Ask us about our up to $8,000 retention bonus!
  • Status/Hours: Non-union, non-exempt, Full-Time and Part-Time on both shifts
  • Pay: $14.25/hr-$15.75/hr to start depending on experience and shift.
  • Responsibilities: Caring for residents in the Pavilion.
  • Apply To: Leigh Warner, Staffing Coordinator – external candidates.
Care Partners (Caregivers in The Meadows)
  • Status/Hours: Union, non-exempt, Part time (primarily day and afternoon shifts)
  • Pay: Based on experience
  • Responsibilities: Universal caregivers for residents in The Meadows. Caregivers will assist residents with dementia and Alzheimer's with all aspects of daily living: bathing, toileting, dressing, eating, medication, light housework and activities.
  • Apply To: Diane Slupka, Memory Care Manager
  Ask us about our $1,000 retention bonus!
Resident Attendant
  • Status/Hours: Union, non-exempt, Part time days/afternoon combo 3-4 day/week
  • Pay: $12/hr to start.
  • Responsibilities: Caregiver to residents in the Leas including ADL care, medications, showers. Experience in a similar role is preferred.
  • Apply To: Tiffany Gregart, Southminster/Leas/Wellness Manager
Ask us about our $1,000 retention bonus!
  • Position: Housekeeper
  • Status/Hours: Union, non-exempt, part time varied days/shifts
  • Pay: $11.75/hr
  • Responsibilities: Cleaning and laundry duties in the community.
  • Apply To: Mark DeRaud, Director of Facility Services
Door Screener
  • Position: Door Screener
  • Status/Hours: Non-union, non-exempt, varied hours, long term temporary position. Start out filling in for day and afternoon shift openings and then can move into a set schedule as it becomes available.
  • Pay: Experience based
  • Responsibilities: Screens visitors to the community either at the Loading Dock employee entrance or at the Pavilion entrance. Asks questions and enters data to an already established spreadsheet. Sends people home who do not meet criteria to enter the building. Must have a warm personality and be welcoming.
  • Apply To: Kristie Arens, Human Resources