Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)- Medical Surgical

MaineHealth | Damariscotta, ME, United States

Posted Date 9/18/2023


LincolnHealth (LH) is a full-service healthcare system that includes a hospital with two campuses: LincolnHealth – Miles Campus in Damariscotta and LincolnHealth – St. Andrews Campus in Boothbay Harbor, as well as two long-term care facilities, retirement communities in both Boothbay Harbor and Damariscotta, a 40-member multi-specialty physician practice. The Miles campus includes a 25-bed community hospital.

We are Lincoln County’s largest employer, with more than 1,000 full-time and part-time employees. Our mission is to ensure access to high-quality, patient-centered and affordable healthcare. Known locally for our compassion and commitment to quality, our employees are focused on providing the best care available to our fellow community members. As part of MaineHealth, Maine’s largest integrated healthcare system, we are able to offer seamless access to specialty services that may not be available locally.

The Medical Surgical Unit is presently seeking CNA's to join the team!

  • Position Summary This position is per diem with variable hours.

    • Under the direction of a licensed registered nurse, a CNA may provide hands-on personal care and services which are necessary to maintain a patients health and well being. All care is provided in accordance with the client's individual plan of care, regulatory standards and Lincoln Health policies and procedures.

  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    • Education: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred. Graduate of an accredited, state approved Certified Nursing Assistant training program.

    • License/Certifications: Current Certified Nursing Assistant certification. Current Maine State driver's license. Current BLS certification.

    • Experience: N/A

    • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.

    • Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers. Ability to perform operations using units of American money and weight measurements, volume and distance.

    • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

    • Current placement on state's CNA registry.

Additional Information

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations across Maine and New Hampshire, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the communities that surround it.

We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow – programs such as paid parental leave, a flexible work policy, student loan assistance, training and education, along with well-being resources for you and your family.

MaineHealth remains focused on investing in our care team and developing an inclusive environment where you can thrive and feel supported to realize your full potential. If you’re looking to build a career in a place where people help one another deliver best-in-class care, apply today.

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