Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Healthcare - Nursing


$7,500 Retention Bonus!

(full-time only)

Starting Wage: $27+/hour!

No more waiting until payday to get paid!

At Avamere you can access 50% of your net earned income when you need it!

Licensed Practical Nurse/LPN

Full-time Day and Evening Shifts


Avamere at Pacific Ridge is seeking reliable quality nurses to join our team! We are a 102-bed Skilled Nursing Facility that serves patients with psychiatric conditions, dementia and other forms of cognitive impairment. Our facility is part of the Avamere Family of Companies and is one of the few skilled nursing facilities in the Pacific Northwest with a focus on behavioral health.

Avamere at Pacific Ridge3625 E. B StreetTacoma, WA 98404

(253) 475-2507


As a Licensed Practical Nurse your responsibilities would include:

- Prepare and administer medications and review medication cards for completeness and accuracy.- Provide planning and delivery of direct and indirect patient care - Supervise execution of the resident plan of care and participate in development of the plan of care- Communicate changes in patients' clinical condition with Physicians, Nursing Supervisor/Manager, and co-workers as appropriate

We Offer:

  • A positive team environment
  • Competitive base pay
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Additional insurance options including hospital indemnity coverage, accident insurance, critical illness insurance
  • Generous paid time off / paid sick leave
  • 401(k) Plan with company contributions

As a Licensed Practical Nurse you will need to have:

  • A nursing degree from an accredited college or university
  • A current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an LPN in this state
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Experience in a subacute care or long term care setting preferred

Facility Information

In scenic and historic Tacoma, Washington you will find Avamere at Pacific Ridge, a 102-bed skilled nursing community serving seniors suffering from dementia, cognitive impairment, and psychiatric conditions. The community offers quality memory care and behavioral health programs.

Avamere at Pacific Ridge staff strive for excellence in quality care, a comfortable environment, and bringing joy to their residents.

Avamere at Pacific Ridge has been honored with the Bronze Commitment to Quality Award from the American Health care Association and Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement award from the Centers for Medicaid Services.

Get to know more about Avamere at Pacific Ridge on their blog and Facebook.


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