Herkimer Working Solutions
320 N. Prospect Street
Herkimer, N.Y. 13350
Date: Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Contact: New York State Department of Labor
Phone: 1(315) 867-1400
Web Site: www.labor.ny.gov
CERTIFIED AND NON-CERTIFIED CNAs, HHAs and PCAs (20 Openings) – JOB ORDER
NUMBER – NY1084907
ElderChoice, a Licensed Home Care Agency, is currently seeking professional, compassionate and reliable
Personal Care Aides (PCAs) to provide in-home and community based services to persons with Traumatic
Brain Injury (TBI), the elderly, and individuals with disabilities.
PCA, CNA, or HHA certification a plus, but employer will train qualified candidates. Please include your
certificate number when applying so the employer may verify your certification on the DOH Home Care
Registry. Minimum GED or HS Diploma required. All candidates must have reliable transportation and
must meet all requirements. DOH also requires all staff to have proof of a physical within 1 year, and
certain vaccinations, including an annual PPD, MMR etc. Reference/ security check and physical exam.
HOURS: Full and part-time shifts available; must be able to work weekends, evenings and overnights.
WAGES: Positions start at $9.50 per hour. ElderChoice offers a $300 Sign-On Bonus for pre-certified
BENEFITS: Vacation, sick leave, holiday pay, retirement/ pension plan.
ElderChoice will hold Employment Information Sessions at Herkimer Working Solutions, 320 N. Prospect
St., Herkimer on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Please bring a copy of your certificate
with you. Candidates must be there at the start of either session for a 15 minute PowerPoint presentation of
an overview and requirements. Interviews will be conducted at the Employment Information Session. Space
is limited, so apply beforehand to guarantee an interview.
To apply for PCA positions in the Herkimer and Oneida County area please go to:
www.elderchoiceinc.com/employment and click the link that says “Click here to apply for Personal Care
Aide positions in Oneida and eastern areas” to submit your application online. Candidates may call
ElderChoice Corporate office at (315) 252-7889, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday for more
information or go to www.elderchoiceinc.com for an application