Universal Worker in Assisted Living in Wilbraham, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 11/6/2020

Job Snapshot

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    Wilbraham, MA
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Job Description

Want to mix things up? Are you tired of the same job day in and day out? Well Orchard Valley at Wilbraham, located on Boston Road, in Wilbraham, MA (01095) is looking to add a Universal Worker to our dynamic team. The Universal Worker role is one that provides flexibility and an opportunity to work in multiple departments throughout our Assisted Living Community. Find where you shine! 

At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us –and to what truly matters!

We are seeking caring and compassionate Universal Workers in our Memory Care and Traditional Care Units, in this role you will be responsible in assisting the community in various departments with identified needs as directed by your supervisor; primarily in Activities, Dining and Housekeeping. This position will report to a Care Director.


  • Provides housekeeping and laundry services to assist our residents with keeping living areas clean and operational.
  • Cleans common areas. Assists in tasks related to dining and food preparation (setting tables, busing, meal delivery and cleaning tables, cooking, serving meals, and dishwashing, etc.).
  • Provides assistance with  recreational programs and encourages residents to participate.
  • Observes residents, provides or assists with documentation. Responds promptly and appropriately to residents.
  • Demonstrates safe and proper techniques for chemical use, and follows SDS guidelines for any exposure.
  • Adheres to OSHA and Benchmark Senior Living Guidelines.




Job Requirements


  • A high school education or higher education is not required to be hired into this job.
  • Understands the practices surrounding proper handling of biohazardous waste
  • Participates in training / in-services as required by Benchmark and state regulations