Employment Opportunities

Positions Available on the SSSF Campus – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

September 3, 2015

Certified Nursing Assistants
There are multiple positions open for the hours of 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. one position 40 hours per pay period and one position 48 hours per pay period. All positions require current Wisconsin licensure.  Prior experience in geriatrics is preferred.

Our food service team is seeking a qualified candidate with leadership skills and scratch food preparation (cooking and baking) experience in a senior living setting.  The ability to follow recipes and maintain a clean and sanitary working environment is essential.  Experience in catering large scale events would be helpful. The ideal candidate will function as part of a team and demonstrate confidence to work independently.   Serv-safe certification preferred and/or proven working knowledge of food safety and sanitation standards according to state and federal guidelines.  Must be able to lift/move 20 lbs. and push/pull up to 60 lbs.  In addition standing for long periods of time is required.  32 hours weekly with potential to increase hours; varied shifts with the primary hours on 2nd shift. (Hours of kitchen operation 5:30am-6:30pm)

Dining Room / Culinary Supervisor
Qualified candidate has a minimum of five years dining room and kitchen supervision experience. Work hours are 10:30 am - 7:00 pm, weekend and holiday rotation is required. Must have excellent organization skills and ability to work in a fast-paced, often stressful environment. Attention to detail, "customer service first" attitude and excellent problem-solving skills required. In addition, the ideal candidate will possess a positive professional demeanor and exhibit compassion and patience while interacting with elders. The supervisor will work as a member of the team and provide oversight in restaurant-style service of meals. Other kitchen/dining room duties are expected to be performed as needed. Benefits available.

Food Service Positions
Positions available ranging from 17 hours per week to 32 hours per week. Hours vary from 7:00 am - 7:00 pm. Primary responsibilities are dishwashing, stocking, cleaning, serving meals and cashiering. Some wait staff and general kitchen experience required. Must be able to lift/move 20 lbs., push/pull up to 60 lbs. and stand for extended periods of time. Must be able to read, write and speak English. Benefits available with some positions.

Registered Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse
Part time positions, (48 - 72 hrs. per pay period) available, 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and one night shift position (56 hrs. per pay period) 11:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.  Current State of Wisconsin License required.  Responsibilities include general nursing care to residents of Sacred Heart Convent.  Work within a team structure with all members and staff, while using strong leadership skills in responding to situations based upon nursing standards, policies, procedures and protocol.  Must be willing to perform duties as assigned by Nursing Supervisor(s).  Prior experience in geriatrics is preferred. Benefits available.

Security Officer
Two part-time security positions available, one 1st shift and one 2nd shift, 24 hours per week. The schedule is Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Responsible for security and safety of residents, contents and physical location. Assists other departments, visitors, tenants and residents to the best of his or her ability in all security matters. Impartially enforces rules and policies related to security measures. Ability to deal with people in a tactful and diplomatic manner required. Benefits available.

Special Events Coordinator
Part-time position, 16 hours per week.  Partner with the Director of Mission Advancement to grow and enhance current special events while developing strategies to increase engagement and cultivation of key constituencies for the School Sisters of St. Francis.  This position is responsible for coordinating all details of the events by preparing the budget, coordinating the logistics including registration, designing promotional materials, publicizing and supervising the events.  Candidate must possess strong written and oral communication skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Raiser’s Edge or other donor software. Strong organizational skills required.  Bachelor’s degree and 2 or more years of special event planning is required.  Must be able to work flexible hours including nights and weekends.

Benefits available where indicated including health, dental, vision, disability insurance, pension and 403(b).


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Human Resources, School Sisters of St. Francis
1501 S. Layton Blvd. Milwaukee, WI 53215
fax to 414-385-5206 or e-mail hr@sssf.org