Join The Team!

If you want to make a difference in the lives of seniors every day and have a little fun while you’re at it, you’ve come to the right place. The partnership and collaboration between SHAG and Independent Living Inc. in creating senior living communities provides numerous employment opportunities that are exciting and fulfilling. You will be surrounded by some of the best and brightest people in the industry.

Who we are

Sustainable Housing for Ageless Generations (SHAG) is a not-for-profit partner that strives to improve the lives of seniors through stable housing and connects seniors at each community to resources, programs and services that help sustain their independent lifestyles.

Independent Living Inc., a proud partner of SHAG, is the property management company that oversees the development and operations of each SHAG apartment community.

Applications

To view and apply for our open positions, please select an opportunity below and follow the directions to apply online. For questions regarding the application process, please contact us at hiring@housing4seniors.com.

Veterans: We value the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country and we support the hiring of returning Service Members and military spouses.

If you are a Veteran or wounded warrior and would like assistance with the employment process at Senior Housing Assistance Group and/or Independent Living, Inc., please contact us at hiring@housing4seniors.com.

Eligibility

Senior Housing Assistance Group and Independent Living, Inc. are Equal Employment Opportunity Employers. All job offers are contingent upon proof of eligibility to be employed in the United States.

Title: Full-Time Food Server

Location: Heights at Columbia Knoll, Portland, OR

Type: Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: Depending on experience

The Food Server reports directly to the Food Services Manager, and is responsible for serving meals promptly and courteously.


This is hourly / non-exempt position, compensation is DOE. Schedules generally include weekends and need to be available from 10 am to 7 pm.

Full time position benefits include: medical, dental, vision, holiday pay, sick pay, vacation, and the option to participate in a 401K plan.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Greets residents (and visitors if applicable) at table before taking orders or serving
  • Politely and efficiently takes meal orders and delivers them to kitchen
  • Assures adaptive equipment present for residents who require it
  • Serves beverages, cereals, soups, salads, meals, and desserts
  • Assists residents with opening packages, cutting foods, etc. as necessary
  • Delivers meal trays to resident apartments as necessary
  • Busses dining room tables
  • Cleans dining room tables and chairs
  • Vacuums dining room after meals
  • Sets tables for next meal
  • Completes side duties, such as adding sugar and creamer packets, cleaning beverage center, etc.
  • Serves as role model for other employees by displaying responsible, cooperative, positive attitude
  • Maintains food handlers permit as necessary to fulfill state or provincial regulations
  • Attends education and training classes, including as necessary to fulfill state or provincial regulation
  • Follows posted work schedule
  • Demonstrates knowledge of proper cleaning methods of dining services
  • Attends all dining services meetings; and
  • All other applicable duties, as assigned.
  • Food handler's permit required.

If you feel that you are a good fit and qualified for this position, please apply below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position and have a current food handlers permit.

Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.


Independent Living Inc. is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, lawful alien status, age, marital status, socio-economic status, veteran status, disabilities, political affiliation or any other characteristic. We support a diverse workplace free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.


    Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
    Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!

Title: Part-Time Housekeeper

Location: Lynnwood City Center Senior Living - Lynnwood, WA

Type: Part-Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: DOE

Are you an experienced Housekeeper wanting to join a driven team? Would you describe yourself as an energetic person who thrives in a team environment? Are you looking to find a home, and longevity with a company focused on growth? Do you enjoy working with seniors? If so you may be the right fit for our growing team, we'd like to hear from you immediately.

Our culture is entrepreneurial and provides the opportunity for creative and brilliant individuals to leave their mark for years to come. We are experiencing stellar growth and are now looking for Housekeepers to join our team.

Here's what we're looking for:

We are looking for a Housekeeper to maintains the cleanliness of all public areas, essential facilities and common rooms of the property. We believe in supplying our residents with the best housing experience possible and we develop and maintain courteous, service oriented relationships with tenants, and responding to and resolving resident's concerns. This is a part-time position, compensation is DOE. Prior housekeeping experience is preferred.


Here's what you'll primarily be doing in this position:

Inventory cleaning supplies

Grounds keeping and trash removal in breezeways, walkways, parking garages and common area decks as required in the absence of assigned staff.

Other duties assigned.

If you feel that you are a good fit and qualified for this position, please apply below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position.

    • Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.
    • Applicants must provide three professional references.
  • Please include the subject "Housekeeper" in your response.
  • When applying, please note your preferred location and salary request if DOE.

Senior Housing Assistance Group is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, lawful alien status, age, marital status, socio-economic status, veteran status, disabilities, political affiliation or any other characteristic. We support a diverse workplace free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.


Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!

Title: Full-Time Maintenance Technician

Location: The Heights at Columbia Knoll - Portland, OR

Type: Full-Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: DOE

Are you an experienced Maintenance Technician wanting to join a driven team? Would you describe yourself as an energetic person who thrives in a team environment? Are you looking to find a home, and longevity with a company focused on growth? Do you enjoy working with seniors? If so you may be the right fit for our growing team, we'd like to hear from you immediately.

Our culture is entrepreneurial and provides the opportunity for creative and brilliant individuals to leave their mark for years to come. We are experiencing stellar growth and are now looking for Maintenance Technicians to join our team.

Here's what we're looking for:

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician who would split duties between two neighboring properties. A Maintenance Technician to follow all safety procedures, including wearing prescribed safety and personal protective equipment and notify supervisor of safety hazards. We believe in supplying our residents with the best housing experience possible and we develop and maintain courteous, service oriented relationships with tenants, and responding to and resolving resident's concerns. This is a full-time position, compensation is DOE. Prior maintenance experience with apartments or condos preferred. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick and holiday pay.

Here's what you'll primarily be doing in this position:

Maintain the cleanliness of all exterior areas of the property. Perform general maintenance and work orders including light electrical, light plumbing, painting, patching, and grounds maintenance. Other duties as assigned.

If you feel that you are a good fit and qualified for this position, please apply below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position.
  • You must have a valid driver's license and be able to provide a current driving record.
  • You will be required to pass a basic knowledge maintenance exam in order to be considered for this position.

    • Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.
    • Applicants must demonstrate knowledge and experience in apartment maintenance and provide three professional references.
  • Please include the subject "Maintenance Technician" in your response.
  • When applying, please note your preferred location and salary request if DOE.

Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!

Title: Full-Time Porter / Groundskeeper

Location: Rainier Court - Seattle, WA

Type: Full-Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: Depending on Experience

Are you an experienced Groundskeeper wanting to join a driven team? Would you describe yourself as an energetic person who thrives in a team environment? Are you looking to find a home, and longevity with a company focused on growth? Do you enjoy working with seniors? If so you may be the right fit for our growing team, we'd like to hear from you immediately.

Our culture is entrepreneurial and provides the opportunity for creative and brilliant individuals to leave their mark for years to come. We are experiencing stellar growth and are now looking for a Groundskeeper to join our team.

Here's what we're looking for:

The Groundskeeper/Porter is responsible for the upkeep of grounds, amenities, building exteriors, parking lots and other community buildings to maintain and enhance the value of the community. They will also assist with basic maintenance tasks as needed, follow all safety procedures, including wearing prescribed safety and personal protective equipment and notify supervisor of safety hazards.

We believe in supplying our residents with the best housing experience possible and we develop and maintain courteous, service oriented relationships with tenants, and responding to and resolving resident's concerns. This is a full-time position, compensation is DOE. Prior landscaping experience with apartments or condos preferred. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick and holiday pay.

Here's what you'll primarily be doing in this position:

Maintain the cleanliness of all exterior areas of the property. Perform general maintenance and work orders including light electrical, light plumbing, painting, patching, and grounds maintenance. Other duties as assigned.

If you feel that you are a good fit and qualified for this position, please apply below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position.
  • You must have a valid driver's license and be able to provide a current driving record.
  • You will be required to pass a basic knowledge maintenance exam in order to be considered for this position.

    • Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.
    • Applicants must demonstrate knowledge and experience in apartment maintenance and provide three professional references.
  • Please include the subject "Groundskeeper" in your response.
  • When applying, please note your preferred location and salary request if DOE.

Senior Housing Assistance Group is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, lawful alien status, age, marital status, socio-economic status, veteran status, disabilities, political affiliation or any other characteristic. We support a diverse workplace free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.


Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!

Title: Full-Time Maintenance Technician

Location: Cedar Park Apartments - Seattle, WA

Type: Full-Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: DOE

Are you an experienced Maintenance Technician wanting to join a driven team? Would you describe yourself as an energetic person who thrives in a team environment? Are you looking to find a home, and longevity with a company focused on growth? Do you enjoy working with seniors? If so you may be the right fit for our growing team, we'd like to hear from you immediately.

Our culture is entrepreneurial and provides the opportunity for creative and brilliant individuals to leave their mark for years to come. We are experiencing stellar growth and are now looking for Maintenance Technicians to join our team.

Here's what we're looking for:

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician who would split duties between two neighboring properties. A Maintenance Technician to follow all safety procedures, including wearing prescribed safety and personal protective equipment and notify supervisor of safety hazards. We believe in supplying our residents with the best housing experience possible and we develop and maintain courteous, service oriented relationships with tenants, and responding to and resolving resident's concerns. This is a full-time position, compensation is DOE. Prior maintenance experience with apartments or condos preferred. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick and holiday pay.

Here's what you'll primarily be doing in this position:

Maintain the cleanliness of all exterior areas of the property. Perform general maintenance and work orders including light electrical, light plumbing, painting, patching, and grounds maintenance. Other duties as assigned.

If you feel that you are a good fit and qualified for this position, please apply below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position.
  • You must have a valid driver's license and be able to provide a current driving record.
  • You will be required to pass a basic knowledge maintenance exam in order to be considered for this position.

    • Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.
    • Applicants must demonstrate knowledge and experience in apartment maintenance and provide three professional references.
  • Please include the subject "Maintenance Technician" in your response.
  • When applying, please note your preferred location and salary request if DOE.

Senior Housing Assistance Group is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, lawful alien status, age, marital status, socio-economic status, veteran status, disabilities, political affiliation or any other characteristic. We support a diverse workplace free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.


Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!

Title: Full-Time Maintenance Technician

Location: Auburn Court/Willamette Senior Living

Type: Full-Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: DOE

Are you an experienced Maintenance Technician wanting to join a driven team? Would you describe yourself as an energetic person who thrives in a team environment? Are you looking to find a home, and longevity with a company focused on growth? Do you enjoy working with seniors? If so you may be the right fit for our growing team, we'd like to hear from you immediately.

Our culture is entrepreneurial and provides the opportunity for creative and brilliant individuals to leave their mark for years to come. We are experiencing stellar growth and are now looking for Maintenance Technicians to join our team.

Here's what we're looking for:

We are looking for a Maintenance Technician who would split duties between two neighboring properties. A Maintenance Technician to follow all safety procedures, including wearing prescribed safety and personal protective equipment and notify supervisor of safety hazards. We believe in supplying our residents with the best housing experience possible and we develop and maintain courteous, service oriented relationships with tenants, and responding to and resolving resident's concerns. This is a full-time position, compensation is DOE. Prior maintenance experience with apartments or condos preferred. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, vacation, sick and holiday pay.

Here's what you'll primarily be doing in this position:

Maintain the cleanliness of all exterior areas of the property. Perform general maintenance and work orders including light electrical, light plumbing, painting, patching, and grounds maintenance. Other duties as assigned.

If you feel that you are a good fit and qualified for this position, please apply below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position.
  • You must have a valid driver's license and be able to provide a current driving record.
  • You will be required to pass a basic knowledge maintenance exam in order to be considered for this position.

    • Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.
    • Applicants must demonstrate knowledge and experience in apartment maintenance and provide three professional references.
  • Please include the subject "Maintenance Technician" in your response.
  • When applying, please note your preferred location and salary request if DOE.


Senior Housing Assistance Group is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, lawful alien status, age, marital status, socio-economic status, veteran status, disabilities, political affiliation or any other characteristic. We support a diverse workplace free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.


Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!

Title: Part-Time Van Driver

Location: Seattle, WA

Type: Part-Time/Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: $14.00 per hour

The Van/Bus Driver reports directly to the Community Manager and safely transports residents in facility bus, van or other vehicles according to schedule.

Note: Workweek may include weekends, and overtime depending upon urgency, need, and company policies and procedures. All overtime must be approved by Management.


Areas Directed:
• Assists in planning and implementing facility bus or other vehicles schedules;
• Keeps records of who attended offsite activity (shopping, etc.) and ensures that all are returned to site;
• Drives facility bus and other vehicles to and from required destinations safely and according to schedule;
• Promptly reports any concerns regarding safe and proper functioning of bus or other vehicles to Community Manager.
• Assures interior of bus or other vehicles is neat and clean;
• Performs other duties as assigned, including but not limited to banking, errands, etc. as directed by management staff or supervisor;
• Serves as role model for other employees by displaying responsible, cooperative, positive attitude;
• Represents facility in community in professional, courteous, friendly manner;
• Attends education and training classes, including as necessary to fulfill state or provincial regulations;
• Maintains authorization to drive company vehicles;
• Adheres to Dress/Appearance Code; and
• Other duties, as assigned.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position.
  • You must have a valid driver's license and be able to provide a current driving record.

    • Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.
    • Applicants must demonstrate knowledge and experience in apartment maintenance and provide three professional references.
  • Please include the subject "PT Van Driver - Victoria Park" in your response.
  • When applying, please note your preferred location and salary request if DOE.


Senior Housing Assistance Group is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, lawful alien status, age, marital status, socio-economic status, veteran status, disabilities, political affiliation or any other characteristic. We support a diverse workplace free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.


Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!

Title: Part-Time Food Server

Location: Heights at Columbia Knoll, Portland, OR

Type: Hourly/Non-Exempt

Compensation: $11.25 per hour

The Food Server reports directly to the Food Services Manager, and is responsible for serving meals promptly and courteously.



This is hourly / non-exempt position, compensation is DOE. Schedules generally include weekends and need to be available from 10 am to 7 pm.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Greets residents (and visitors if applicable) at table before taking orders or serving
  • Politely and efficiently takes meal orders and delivers them to kitchen
  • Assures adaptive equipment present for residents who require it
  • Serves beverages, cereals, soups, salads, meals, and desserts
  • Assists residents with opening packages, cutting foods, etc. as necessary
  • Delivers meal trays to resident apartments as necessary
  • Busses dining room tables
  • Cleans dining room tables and chairs
  • Vacuums dining room after meals
  • Sets tables for next meal
  • Completes side duties, such as adding sugar and creamer packets, cleaning beverage center, etc.
  • Serves as role model for other employees by displaying responsible, cooperative, positive attitude
  • Maintains food handlers permit as necessary to fulfill state or provincial regulations
  • Attends education and training classes, including as necessary to fulfill state or provincial regulation
  • Follows posted work schedule
  • Demonstrates knowledge of proper cleaning methods of dining services
  • Attends all dining services meetings; and
  • All other applicable duties, as assigned.
  • Food handler's permit required.

If you feel that you are a good fit and qualified for this position, please apply below.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • You must be at least 18 years of age to apply for this position and have a current food handlers permit.

Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only the most qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.

Independent Living Inc. is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, lawful alien status, age, marital status, socio-economic status, veteran status, disabilities, political affiliation or any other characteristic. We support a diverse workplace free from all forms of unlawful discrimination.


    Independent Living, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
    Senior Housing Assistance Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Apply Now!