Grow Your Career With Us

If you have a heart for seniors and are a caring, positive and reliable person, we may have a position ready for you! At Timber Ridge, our residents deserve the best, so we’re looking to hire the best. Whether you have a passion for working in healthcare, management, food and beverage, housekeeping/ janitorial, security, resident activities, or reception, we invite you to explore opportunities with Timber Ridge at Talus.

We offer a work atmosphere that is friendly and encouraging while providing opportunities for employees to learn and grow in an environment where they’re recognized for their contributions and years of service.

Do you love working with people and helping them thrive in their careers? Are you detail-oriented and highly organized? Timber Ridge at Talus is seeking full time Human Resources Associate.

More about what you’ll do…

  • Assist with the recruiting of new staff, including the internal/external posting of open positions, receiving/screening/distributing applications and resumes, and reference checking. Maintain all applications and resumes in tracking system.
  • Set-up and maintain employee personnel and confidential files. Follow procedures to process actions such as job transfers, salary changes, and terminations.
  • Assist in administration of benefits program including open enrollment, enrollment & termination of coverage, and data entry.
  • Communicate to staff through the creation of employee newsletters, birthday and anniversary lists, posters, and more.
  • Maintain Service Recognition program.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all information related to the business, the employees, and the performance of job duties.

The perfect candidate to join our team fills many of the following requirements:

  • Spanish/English Bilingual
  • 1 year of HR experience and/or HR Assistant Certification
  • Consistently displays a positive and professional work demeanor.
  • Experience working in a high-volume, customer facing environment. Must be able to handle multiple routine tasks and follow specific instructions carefully.
  • Solid computer skills including MS Office.
  • Must maintain employee confidentiality at all times.

Have an ability to deal tactfully and professionally at all times with employees and the general public.

We are currently hiring for a Nurse Manager in our Assisted Living and Memory Care.

More about what you’ll do…

  • Complete pre-admission screenings and assist with admission of new residents.
  • Assure accuracy and completeness of daily nursing documentation (i.e. ADL and follow up charting), fall follow up, I/R tracking.
  • Notifies physicians and family of changes in resident’s condition as appropriate.
  • Supervise direct nursing care in the AL/MC units. Administer nursing care as needed.
  • Supervise nursing personnel. Participate in counseling, orientation, discipline, and evaluation of nursing staff.
  • Respond to emergency calls, as necessary, in the Health Center and Independent Living.
  • Complete monthly pharmacy rewrites.

Attend Risk Meetings and ensure appropriate follow-up.

Timber Ridge at Talus is seeking a hospitality-minded, reliable, positive, and detail-oriented Life Enrichment Coordinator to join our Briarwood Health Center Life Enrichment (Activities) team. This full-time position is scheduled Sunday – Thursday.

More about what you’ll do…

  • Coordinate and provide recreational and educational activities: current events, discussion groups, sensory stimulation, cultural activities, religious services, special entertainment, once-a-month, off-campus outings, special events, and one-on-one visits, as indicated.
  • Produce monthly calendars and other promotional material.
  • Interview and develop the individual resident assessments to accurately provide recreational programs based on individual needs and resident interests.

The right person for this role meets many of the following qualifications:

  • Have a high school diploma, associate’s or bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and be detail oriented.
  • Display exemplary communication (verbally and in writing) while working with residents, guests, and others throughout the organization.
  • Provide prompt, efficient, and responsive service.
  • Experience in long-term care preferred.
Join our team working with active Senior residents!


6-month temporary position, starting immediately.

August 31st thru March 31st

Tuesdays and Thursdays

9:00 – 10:00 am: Gentle Hatha alignment and therapeutics

10:15 – 11:15 am: Chair yoga and meditation


The right person for this role meets many of the following qualifications:

Must be COVID vaccinated and be able to provide proof of vaccination.

Must complete and pass background check.

At least YA 200, with documentation of continuing education. Preferred YA 500.

Must have experience working with seniors and persons with limited mobility.

Knowledge of anatomy, kinesiology, arthritis, geriatrics, and yoga therapy.

Iyengar background would be helpful.

Excellent people skills and ability to improvise.


Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Pay: $50.00 per hour

Do you have a love for hospitality and a passion for working with seniors? If this is you, Timber Ridge at Talus is currently seeking Dietary Aide Servers, and we’d like to talk to you about joining our team!

What you’ll do:

  • Serve meals in the health center.
  • Prepare therapeutic salads and desserts as required.
  • Set tables and maintain workstations.
  • Transport hot and cold food to and from the health center.
  • Engage with customers in a professional and friendly manner, resolving any potential problems promptly and graciously.
  • Help create a delightful experience for all residents.

The right person for this role meets many of the following qualifications:

  • Able to understand and follow instructions in English and communicate effectively.
  • Have good organizational skills and attention to detail for setting up trays, in accordance with dietary orders and to interpret specifications and standards.
  • Able to perform simple arithmetic and understand measurements and conversions.
  • Have a passion for working with seniors.
  • Willing to obtain a King County Food Handler Permit within 30 days of employment.
  • Have prior experience in healthcare setting desirable. If not, we will train on the job.

Are you an experienced Painter looking for a great place to work? If you have experience with painting and drywalling, we may have just the right opportunity for you!

In this position, you will be painting our residential apartments and common areas, including some drywall work, and minor framing and exterior work.

More about what you’ll do…

  • Perform the primary task of hanging, finishing and texturing drywall.
  • Handling drywall patchwork as needed.
  • Ensure high standards of customer satisfaction through expert workmanship and exemplary customer service and communication.
  • Inform the Project Manager of the progress on projects, including any customer concerns, problems, delays, etc.
  • Be responsible for the efficient and profitable use of the company’s time, manpower, and materials used on each project.
  • Perform carpentry work as needed.

The right person for this role meets many of the following qualifications:

  • Prior experience working with drywall, matching textures, painting trim work and doors.
  • Possess a good working knowledge of residential and commercial painting.
  • Ability to use power tools and painting equipment.
Are you an experienced Security Guard who thrives in maintaining a safe and peaceful environment for others? If this sounds like you, then we’d like to speak with you!

We have immediate openings for Security Officers for the following shifts:

  • FT Tuesday through Saturday, 3:00 pm – 11:00 pm
  • PT Tuesday through Thursday, 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

What you’ll do:

  • Play a crucial role in maintaining a positive, caregiving and welcoming environment.
  • Serve as liaison to residents, staff and visitors for matters related to security and safety.
  • Maintain an active presence and respond to calls for assistance.
  • Administer first aid and respond to calls for emergency aid.
  • Address and report any electrical, plumbing or heating maintenance concerns on the property.
  • Check surveillance cameras regularly to identify potential disruptions or security issues.
  • Defuse disturbances in accordance with company policies.
  • Join a dynamic team who is committed to protecting and caring for our Timber Ridge community and property.

The right person for this role meets many of the following qualifications:

  • A minimum one-year experience as a security guard/officer.
  • Completed an approved EMT training course.
  • A valid Washington state driver’s license.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication; the ability to effectively communicate safety policies and procedures.
  • An understanding of proper radio communication procedures.
  • Outstanding observation skills and ability to use sound judgement in difficult situations.
  • Working knowledge of public safety, security operations, and procedures.
  • A High school diploma or GED.

**Up to $1,000 Sign-on Bonus**

We are currently seeking full-time and part-time servers to join our team!

What you’ll do…

  • Take orders, provide food and service both graciously and courteously.
  • Politely answer questions about menu items.
  • Set tables and maintain workstations.
  • Clear dishes from tables during and after meal service.
  • Engage with customers in a professional and friendly manner, resolving any potential problems promptly and graciously.
  • Help create a delightful experience for all residents.

Who you are…

  • Have experience providing excellent customer service (preferred).
  • Always willing to jump in and help where needed.
  • Take pride in your work.
  • Have a passion for working with seniors.
  • Willing to obtain a King County Food Handler Permit within 30 days of employment.


Are you an experienced cook who enjoys preparing meals from scratch? Are you interested in growing your culinary career with a great team of co-workers? If this sounds like you, then we’d like to speak with you about joining Timber Ridge at Talus as a Line Cook!

We are currently seeking talented full-time Line Cooks for the following shifts:

  • 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 11:00 am – 7:30 pm

What you’ll do…

  • Prepare and cook high-quality meals according to chef’s specifications.
  • Ensure all food preparation and storage areas meet health and safety standards.

Who you are…

  • Have prior professional experience cooking from scratch preferred.
  • Deal courteously and professionally with residents, guests and all team members.
  • Possess excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Understand and follow instructions effectively.
  • Have an aptitude for multi-tasking.
  • Willing to obtain a King County Food Handlers Permit within 30 days of employment.

Are you an experienced Sous Chef who enjoys leading a kitchen team in creating culinary excellence? Are you interested in growing your career with a great team of co-workers? If this sounds like you, then we’d like to speak with you about joining Timber Ridge!

What you’ll do…

  • Assist in creating, planning, costing, and executing menus, theme buffets, specials, and holiday menus.   The ability to provide creative menu input (including different ethnic cuisines) is essential.
  • Develop new recipes, including daily entrée specials that exceed resident expectations while maintaining budgeted food cost goals.
  • Assist with food orders, production sheets, and related material.
  • Ensure that each plate leaving the kitchen meets high presentation standards, is a quality product, and is adequately portioned.
  • Provide staff and team with the skills and training to provide excellent customer service.
  • Monitor trends in the industry and recommend appropriate actions.
  • Inspect the daily set-up for all food production lines.  Ensure accurate temperature control.


Who you are…

  • Ability to understand and follow instructions in English, communicate effectively, and perform simple arithmetic.  Ability to understand measurements and conversions.
  • Excellent communication and team leadership skills, with a focus on problem-solving and mentoring to achieve department goals.
  • Two to three years experience in a high-volume hotel, restaurant, or club with fine dining preferred.
  • Culinary education and supervisory background are desirable.
  • Ability to plan and organize work to interpret instructions, recipes, specifications, and standards.  Knowledge of kitchen equipment operations and maintenance.  Some knowledge of nutrition and diet.  Health Care experience desirable.

***Up To $1,000 Sign-On Bonus***

Do you delight in cleaning and keeping areas uncluttered and sparkling? Would you like to work for a company you can grow with? If so, come grow with us at Timber Ridge at Talus!

At Timber Ridge, we believe in our employees by encouraging their personal and professional growth and offer opportunities for advancement from within.

Timber Ridge at Talus is seeking hospitality-minded, reliable, and detail-oriented Housekeepers for the following shift:

  • Monday – Friday,  7:30 am – 4:00 pm

What you’ll do…

  • Perform general housekeeping duties in apartments such as: vacuuming, cleaning bathrooms and kitchens, and dusting of all cleared flat surfaces.
  • Perform general housekeeping duties in hallways and common areas.
  • Accomplish all work in the order of priority set by the supervisor.
  • Attends in-service training and education sessions, as assigned.
  • Maintain resident confidentiality at all times.

Are you a hardworking, well-organized person with a “can do” attitude? If this is you, then we’d like to talk to you about joining Timber Ridge at Talus as a Dishwasher!

We are currently seeking full-time Dishwashers to join our Timber Ridge Team for the following shifts:

  • 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Who you are…

  • Have the ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends.
  • Hardworking, team player.
  • Willingness to comply with all food safety procedures.

***Up To $1,000 Sign-On Bonus***

Do you delight in cleaning, folding and distributing linens so that they look as good as new? Would you like to work for a company you can grow with? If so, join Timber Ridge at Talus; and come grow with us!

We are currently seeking full-time Laundry Attendants to work the following shifts:

  • Sunday through Thursday, from 7:30 am – 4:00 pm.
  • Tuesday – Saturday, from 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

What you’ll do…

  • Collect, clean, press, fold and distribute community laundry to our residents and throughout the facility.
  • Ensure that all Health Center laundry is cleaned and handled according to state and federal regulations.

Who you are…

  • Courteous and professional communication with residents, visitors and staff.
  • Previous housekeeping experience (preferred, not required).

***Up To $3,000 Sign-On Bonus***

Would you like to work in a 5-Star rated Health Center where you’re valued and celebrated? Whether you’re an experienced Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) / (NAC) or a Nursing Assistant Registered (NAR) or, we’d like to speak with you.

Briarwood Health Center is a 26-bed assisted living and 45-bed skilled nursing facility within Timber Ridge at Talus, an upscale, resort-style senior community nestled at the base of Cougar Mountain in Issaquah.

We’re currently seeking full-time and part-time CNAs/NACs and NARs for various shift options.

Why work at Timber Ridge at Talus…

  • Our Briarwood Health Center is a 5-star care center, a distinction earned by only 10% of the health centers in Washington state, as rated by the CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services).
  • Enjoy low staff-to-patient ratios.
  • Participate in continual, professional training and career advancement opportunities.
  • Enjoy flexible scheduling options and a predictable schedule that will accommodate your life.
  • Receive tuition reimbursement for F/T and P/T eligible employees.
  • You will enjoy being part of a great team in a fun, engaging work environment!

What you’ll bring…

  • A current Washington CNA license or be in the process of obtaining a license.
  • Exhibit compassion, empathy, and respect for others.
  • Possess great communication skills.

Briarwood is a 26-bed assisted living and 45-bed skilled nursing facility located at Timber Ridge at Talus in beautiful Issaquah. We are a CMS-rated 5-star care center specializing in skilled rehabilitation and long-term care. We provide service to the 500 residents living here at Timber Ridge, a vibrant senior living community. Our award-winning community was built in 2008 and we recently expanded in 2017. We are located in a quiet residential area just five minutes away from I-90.

We currently have an opening for a part-time RN or LPN to cover day and evening shifts.

You must be able to work effectively as part of a team and enjoy working with seniors. Our facility offers an enjoyable and engaging work environment along with flexible scheduling opportunities. We are a fun group who enjoy giving our residents the best care possible.

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    We offer great benefits AND…

    •   Free Lyft rides, if needed, to and from the Issaquah Transit Center.
    •   Free underground parking.
    •   Free meals.
    •   Employee referral plan for a $500 bonus, per policy guidelines.
    •   Your personal and professional growth is important to us, so we provide continual professional training and career advancement opportunities.
    •   You will enjoy being part of a great team in a fun, engaging work environment!

    Timber Ridge at Talus celebrates diversity, and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

    Timber Ridge at Talus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment of any kind. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    All Timber Ridge employees must pass background checks and other pre-employment requirements. We are an E-Verify employer.

    Many roles in the community may require that we ask about your vaccination status. This could include MMR, chicken pox, hepatitis, flu and COVID-19 vaccine status. Please note that all employees are required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination, or apply for and receive an approved exemption, as a condition of employment.

    What Is Your Why?

    “I come to work every day looking forward to taking care of our residents while having a fun-filled and productive day. I enjoy learning new things from my team members and I love what I do. Seeing a smile on the residents’ faces makes my day!”

    Hear from our employees why they love working at Timber Ridge

    “Besides other important things that make my life worth living, my life turns around my job. This environment and people give me the opportunity to serve, care, sometimes ease their loads. We are surrounded by hundreds of residents that are kind, respectful, and friendly to us. So my feeling every day I come to work is to “return all that goodness to them.”

    Diana H, Environmental Services

    "I am inspired daily by not only the residents we care for, but the employees who have the same level of commitment and compassion. Each day we are able to impact a life or put a smile on a resident’s face reinforces the appreciation I have for this opportunity."

    Heather T, Executive Director

    “Simply, I just love our lovely residents. They are great to work with and I am passionate about what I do.”

    Chuan W, Briarwood Health Center

    “I come to work every day thinking we have wonderful residents to take care of, in a fun environment with a hard-working team. I enjoy learning something new from my team members every day. My heart and home is Timber Ridge. I love what I do every day and seeing the residents’ smile makes it all worth it.”

    Jassy C, Briarwood Health Center

    Our Benefits

    We offer some great reasons to consider working at Timber Ridge at Talus. We treat our employees well offering a comprehensive benefits package to eligible full-time and part-time employees (working a minimum of 20 hours per week), on-going training and development, and the opportunity to advance your career. Our competitive benefits package includes:

    Medical | Dental | Vision

    Short-Term & Long-Term Disability | AD&D | Life Insurance

    • 401K with company matching
    • Health savings account / Flexible spending account
    • Employee assistance program
    • Pet insurance
    • Employee discounts
    • Paid time off
    • Eight paid holidays
    • Free meals
    • Free underground parking
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Free Lyft ride to and from the Issaquah Transit Center
    • Onboarding bonus for eligible positions


    STAR Spotlight

    Serving from the Heart
    Treating with Dignity & Respect
    Advocating for Others
    Restoring Quality of Life

    Briarwood (the Health Center in Timber Ridge) has a STAR board, where staff can nominate one another for outstanding performance and appreciation. The current STAR Award is held by Raquel Onato. Upon Raquel’s award acceptance she shares that “it’s a blessing to work here in Briarwood. The residents are truly nice and warm. And I love working with my bosses and co-workers who became my friends. Briarwood is like my family.” A supervisor in Briarwood said “Raquel is a gem. She is a fantastic employee with a positive attitude, great work ethic, and an obvious passion for caring for people. We are blessed to have her part of the team.”

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