Welcome to Atterdag Village of Solvang!  Our mission is to offer our residents a quality of life that ensures physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being with optimal independence.  Participate in our team approach to care in a professional and rewarding work setting and have an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits that provide employees with options to choose the right coverage to help manage individual health, wellness and retirement needs.  Full-Time and Part-Time I employees are eligible to participate in the following programs:

  • Health & Wellness, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Life/AD&D Insurance
  • Prescription Coverage
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Matching Contributions
  • Continuous Professional and Clinical Training
  • Annual Physicals
  • No Cost Flu Shots
  • Use of Fitness Center Equipment and In-House Fitness Classes
  • Employee Meal Discounts

We encourage you to consider joining our team and we would like to hear from you:

  • Apply in person at the Administration Office, Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm
  • Mail or fax your application to Human Resources at:
    Atterdag Village of Solvang
    636 Atterdag Road
    Solvang, CA 93463

    Fax: (805) 688 -8574
  • email to HumanResources@peoplewhocare.com

Download Employment Application at link below:

Atterdag Village of Solvang Employment Application

Current Job Openings:



Activities Assistant –(Atterdag Care Center) Full Time  Participate in the development and implementation of programs for residents of Atterdag Care Center. Contribute to programs that encourage residents to be active and are designed to meet individual needs and capabilities. The Activities Assistant will spend one-on-one time with residents assisting with modifying activities as needed to maximize resident enjoyment and safety. Prior experience in a retirement community, nursing facility, RCFE or geriatric setting is preferred.

Environmental Services

Housekeeper/Environmental Services Representatives – Full Time The primary purpose of this position is to maintain a high standard of cleanliness and infection control practices and to contribute to an appealing and welcoming environment for the residents of Atterdag Village of Solvang. Environmental Services duties will vary according to the work location and may include vacuuming, dusting, mopping, cleaning bathrooms, floors, carpets, windows and furniture. This position may also include cleaning outside areas and participating in setup for events and activities. Prior experience is preferred.


Health Aides-  Full and Part time Provide support and assistance to residents with activities of daily living to include bathing, dressing, eating, medications and social activities. Experience as a Home Health Aide, CNA, EMT, Medical Assistant, or similar experience is preferred.

Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA),Full Time and Part time   Provide support and assistance to residents with activities of daily living to include bathing, dressing, eating, and social activities. New grads welcome,

Licensed Vocational Nurse  –  If you are an LVN and are interested in working at our Skilled Nursing Facility please contact us or submit your resume or application.

Health Aide/Activities Assistant Full Time  – position in the Atterdag Personal Care/Adult Day Care program for a person to assist with daily activities and the required ongoing needs of the residents or Day Care participants as well as assisting with the daily routine of Health Aide duties. Experience as a Health Aide or other similar background preferred.

Nutrition Services

Cook/Prep Cook –  Full Time  –  Food preparation to include preparing and cooking food for residents and plating hot food according to specific diets. Also responsible for a variety of activities related to maintaining clean and sanitary conditions of food service areas and equipment. This is a full-time position with varying shifts including weekends. Must be professional, have a team player attitude and be able to provide customer service that ensures resident satisfaction. Ability to communicate effectively in English and good interaction skills are required. Prefer experience cooking in a kitchen that is fast paced, high volume or institutional setting.

Waitstaff – Full Time

Provides customer service in Nutrition Service areas of all facilities, Atterdag Village of Solvang, Atterdag Assisted Living, Atterdag Memory Care, and Atterdag Care Center as needed. This person reports directly to the Dining Room Supervisor and is also directed by the Nutrition Services Director.


Human Resources Associate/Recruiter Part Time

Under the direction of the Director of Human Resources, coordinates with hiring managers to develop effective recruitment strategies for filling vacant and approved positions. Creates and supports sources for attracting qualified applicants and utilizes current methods and techniques.  Screens applicants and tracks all applicant data. Coordinates the hiring process for all new hires and explains paperwork and benefit programs to newly hired employees and facilitates enrollment.

This position requires a minimum of two years of experience working in human resources with healthcare experience preferred. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, be organized and detail-oriented and be proficient using MSWord and Excel.  Must be able to demonstrate the ability to utilize technology and contemporary methods for recruiting and hiring.

This is a new part-time and benefit-eligible position working in the Human Resources department of Atterdag Village of Solvang. In addition to recruiting and coordinating new hires, this position will participate in other HR activities as needed.

Atterdag Village of Solvang is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer