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Req. No. 15-0639
Direct Support Professional ~Make a Difference~
Enhance the lives of others by supporting daily living!
Portland, OR
Full Time & Part Time
Language/Special Skills:
Driving Requirements:
Valid driver's license
Special Note:

Dungarvin is a national leader in Direct Supports and we just celebrated our 40-year anniversary! Come Grow with Us! We are looking for dependable and compassionate employees with a desire to assist the people we support in achieving their goals and leading a high quality of life. You will be providing support with daily activities such as:

  • Community activities and outings
  • Implementing positive behavior supports
  • Basic life skills coaching
  • Medication administration
  • Performing household duties
  • Shopping
  • Cooking
  • Personal hygiene
  • Personal care
  • Bathing


  • Starting wage: $12-$13/hour depending on position
  • Personal paid time off
  • Generous sick leave policies
  • Great health benefits: medical, dental, vision, life, etc. (those working 30+ hours/week) and Dungarvin covers majority of the premium!
  • 401K retirement plan with company match after qualifying period
  • Referral bonuses


  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Be able to assist with lifting and transferring of persons served (50-100 lbs).
  • Have a valid U.S. driver's license.
  • Have an acceptable driving/criminal record (after receiving an offer, you will need to pass a criminal background check and DMV records check).
  • Have basic computer and English communication skills, as you will need to write electronic documentation each shift regarding the activities, health and behaviors of the people you support.

We believe each person has his or her own set of aspirations, goals, strengths and dreams. We work closely with each person and people close to them to discover and understand this unique combination. Utilizing our experience and expertise, we design and provide a constellation of services to support the person in achieving his or her life goals and to assist them in living as independent a life as possible.

For company information, visit https://www.dungarvin.com or see our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DungarvinOregon/

You can apply now or start an informational conversation with our Recruiter at (503) 624-0205 x8022.

We expect that our employees adhere to the mission of respecting and responding to the choices of people in need of supports.

Dungarvin is an equal opportunity employer who provides a work environment that is filled with opportunities for personal challenges and rewards. In addition to competitive compensation, benefits and opportunities for growth, we also provide you the chance to make a daily difference in the lives of people with disabilities.

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