Oneida Healthcare needs CNA’s

Oneida Healthcare is hiring Certified Nursing Assistants and will be holding a Certified Nursing Assistant training class.

All interested applicants must fill out either an online application at or obtain a hard copy application available from the Human Resources office at the Oneida Healthcare Center, 321 Genesee St. in Oneida. or at the ECF Business Office, 323 Genesee St. Oneida.

There is no charge for the class, however, selected candidates will be hired and their employment must be continuous following the C.N.A. class for one year or the individual will be charged for the class, any pre-employment process and the cost of the New York State certification exam. Selected candidates must attend all classes.

Following the training, Oneida Healthcare will pay an hourly rate of $12.33 per hour plus a shift differential of an additional $2.05 per hour for the 3-11pm shift or $14.38/hr and an additional $2.45 per hour or $14.78/hr for the 11:00 pm-7:00 am shift.

An exact date as to when the class will begin has not been confirmed. The class will begin as soon as 8 students are interviewed, and have completed the pre-employment process which includes an interview, drug screen, physical and lift evaluation.

Prior to the start of the class, all selected candidates will participate as a Unit Helper part time until the class begins and will earn $11.05/hr.  All applicants must complete the on-line predictive survey.  This survey can be accessed by visiting the  Oneida Healthcare Web page, clicking on  the job center, then clicking on Predictive Survey on the left hand side of the screen in the blue margin area. The application and the predictive survey must be completed, prior to an interview and possible hiring.