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Danielle Dilts, Human Resource Manager at the Cass County COA. Call (269) 445-8110 or email danielled@casscoa.org

Current Opportunities

This position performs the basic needs of the Adult Day Service participants, including but not limited to food prep, bathing, feeding, and providing assistance with crafts, games, gardening, and other daily activities as needed.


Under the Supervision of the Care Services Team Leader the primary function will be to assist older adults who are inquiring about community support services available through the agency and seeing this process to completion.  Obtain intake information and assessments that are needed prior to start of service. Community support services include home care, transportation, home delivered meals, MIPPA and MMAP.  We strive to provide a complete wrap around service to older adults


Essential Job Functions:


Under the supervision of the Director of Nutrition and the Operations Team Leader, this position assists with dining room duties.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  1. Operates the cash register and maintains and completes daily reports. Deposits receipts in the bank.
  2. Converses with the clients about the quality of the food and service. Relays feedback to supervisor.
  3. Supervises café volunteers.
  4. May assist with inventory control activities.
  5. Serves or assists with serving of meals.
  6. Prepares food (sandwiches and salads) for clients as needed.
  7. Assists special needs clients as appropriate.
  8. Will be cross-trained to perform other duties within the department to assist as needed.
  9. Will be cross-trained to perform other duties within the facility and assist when short-handed.



If you like helping people and want to make a difference in their lives, then the COA may have just the job for you. As a Home Care Aide you will be able to help people who have difficulties with their daily activities such as light housekeeping, bathing and possibly cooking. As an aide you help allow someone to stay in their home and enjoy life. If you believe you are friendly, have a caring spirit and can relate well to others, please contact us about our job opportunities.

You will have a chance to get to know some wonderful people and learn about their interests and needs.


Meet Some of the COA Team

A team of over 50 full-time and part-time employees help Cass County COA in its mission to Enhance Life for thousands of people in the community. Learn more about some of our dedicated team members.

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Connie Gill

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Kelli Casey

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Laura Jepkema

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Robin Orzechowski

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