Commission on Aging

We are Hiring! 
Charlevoix County Commission on Aging is seeking a part time Cook for the Senior Centers within Charlevoix County.  This position would work part time in all Senior Centers in Charlevoix, East Jordan and Boyne City.  This position would work in all of the Senior Centers weekly depending on the locations highest need.  The position will also cover in centers where the regular cook is absent.  This position is Monday through Friday, between the hours of 7:30a-2p for 25 hours a week, start & end time dependent upon need but up to 25 hours weekly.  From May to September the Wednesday hours would be 2p-7p for night dinners.  No weekends.  This position is responsible for the daily preparation and cooking of the congregate and home delivered meals for Charlevoix County residents.  The right person needs a positive perspective and love to work with seniors, and for seniors, on an independent basis.  It is preferred to have cooking experience for large crowds. They should be outgoing, dependable, flexible and have effective communication skills.  They must possess the physical abilities to lift to 50 pounds maximum and transfer items to and from vehicles and/or dining and office facilities. They must possess a valid driver’s license to travel from one location to another. They must pass a physical, drug test and background check.  Starting pay is $13.91an hour and no benefits are provided.  Mileage will be paid if a Fleet of County vehicle is unavailable.  Applications are available for download from the Charlevoix County website “Employment Opportunities” page, and need to be submitted either via email to administration@charlevoixcounty.org, or via mail to:  Human Resources, 301 State St., Charlevoix, MI  49720.  Charlevoix County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



The mission of the Charlevoix County Commission on Aging is to provide the highest quality senior services in partnership with the community.  We focus our efforts on advocacy and support for seniors and their caregivers by promoting health, wellness, and education to achieve a dignified and enriched quality of life.

Department Contact                                    

tn_coa_office_zoomedMonday-Friday 7:30 - 4:30*
Wednesdays May - September 2p-7p
Phone: 231-237-0103
Fax:     231-237-0105


Location:
218 W. Garfield Avenue
Charlevoix , MI 49720

(share building with Health Dept)

Office:
                                                                                                                                                                       
Amy Wieland: Executive Director
Sheri Shepard
: Assistant Director
Theresa Graham: Office Manager
Sally Nye: Database Coordinator
Tracey Rupinski,RN,BA: Director of Health Care Services
Paul Tate: Food Services Manager
Kevin Clements: Senior Program Facilitator

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What We Do:
The Charlevoix County Commission on Aging is your resource for highly qualified, professional services, programs and resource material including:  
                       
Foot Care
Home Delivered Meals                     
                                                                           In- Home Health Services      
Senior Center Meals                                                                                                    In-Home Respite       
Senior Center Activities/Events/Education & Outreach                                        Personal Care Assistance   
Medicare/Medicaid Assistance planning                                                                Homemaker Program      
Health Care Service Clinics:
Blood Pressure Check, Hearing Check, Hearing Aid Cleaning and Repair, Etc.