Utah CNA Employment Outlook

The health care industry is one of the strongest sectors of the Utah economy and demand for skilled workers is high. Many people are choosing to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) to take advantage of the many job opportunities available throughout Utah and the various salary and benefits packages available to workers in the health care field.

Many CNAs find employment fairly quickly and enjoy long-term job stability. Nurse aides in Utah might find employment in a hospital, long-term care center, health clinic, in-home care position, nurse aide training center or private medical office. Utah workers looking to avoid unemployment might want to consider a career as a CNA since the long-term employment outlook is very strong.

CNA job openings appear frequently and when searching for a position it is recommended that you check back often for new CNA job postings that meet your requirements. When employers have several job candidates to consider for an open position they will most likely base their hiring decision on a combination of the following factors: training and certification, years of experience in this field or position, and personal interviews. It is the candidate’s job to prepare themselves and their resume accordingly.

To find the CNA position that is right for you it is recommended that you interview for multiple openings and ask potential employers lots of questions. This will give you a clear understanding of the employer’s expectations and about your potential future work environment.

Salary expectations for a CNA in Utah range between $18,000 to $36,000 per year or $9 to $16 per hour. These salary estimates do not include additional employment benefits such as health care plans, dental and vision coverage, paid time off and retirement plan contributions.

Nursing Assistant Jobs in UT

Most recently posted CNA job openings in Utah:

Cna/med Tech
From Stoney Brooke Of Eden in Eden, UT
Opening for CNA/MED Tech. We are currently seeking a person for Weekends and Grave Shifts. We are a progressive Level 2 Assisted Living Facility that provides…
Home Health Cna – Springville, Ut
From Canyon Home Care & Hospice in Springville, UT
Candidate must possess current state CNA and CPR certification. Canyon Home Care & Hospice….
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant – A Gentle Touch – St. George, Ut
From Ensign Services in Saint George, UT
This is a non-exempt, hourly position which provides basic care to residents of a skilled nursing or assisted living facility. A state-issued certification is…
Cna/home Health Aide
From Utah Home Health And Hospice in Salt Lake City, UT
In an effort to expand our services, Utah Home Health and Hospice is seeking a Part-Time Certified Nurses Assistant in Salt Lake County. Estimated hours will…
Cna- Certified Nursing Assistant
From Senis Management Inc. in Layton, UT 84040
Starting wage $10/hour without CNA Certificate and $12/hour with CNA Certificate. (90 day raise & Med cna raise)….
Activities Assistant/cna
From Mission At Alpine Valley in Pleasant Grove, UT
Alpine Valley is a nursing home seeking a CNA/ activities assistant with high standards. Working part time with activities director and part time with our CNA…
Certified Nursing Assistant Cna
From Sunshine Terrace Foundation in Logan, UT 84321
Summary: Performs and assists with a variety of patient care duties and activities of daily living for residents in Terrace Grove Assisted Living under the…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From City Creek Post Acute in Salt Lake City, UT
\*Must have an active Utah CNA license or be willing to enroll in classes. City Creek Post Acute is seeking qualified CNA’s to join our amazing team!…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Highland Care Center in Salt Lake City, UT 84124
Highland Care Center is looking for reliable and compassionate CNA’s. We are hiring for AM,PM and NOC shifts. Some job duties include: * Provide kind and…
Cna – Certified Nursing Assistant
From Lake Ridge Senior Living in Orem, UT
Lake Ridge Senior Living is looking for a Certified Nurses Aide to join the team. Our Caregivers are dedicated and fun. We need someone who stays self…
Pct/cna – Float Pool – Full Time (nights) – Dixie Regional Medical Center
From Intermountain Healthcare in Saint George, UT
Current CNA Certification. CNA experience in a hospital setting. Being a part of Intermountain Healthcare means joining a world-class team of over 37,500…
Cna (certified Nursing Assistant)
From Maxim Healthcare Services in Tooele, UT 84074
Maxim Healthcare is looking to hire a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) (or nurse aide, orderlies, patient care technician, home health aide) to provide…

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