Careers & Employment

Handmaker is a great place to live and a great place to work. Over one third of Handmaker’s employees have worked here for 5 or more years. Year after year our employees confirm they love the work they do and believe Handmaker is a wonderful place to work. The employees of Handmaker love the residents they take care of and know they are making a difference in their lives. Handmaker employees provide the best in care and the best in customer service and are proud of the impact they make on the residents.


  • Insurance
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life
  • 403b Retirement Plan
  • Supplemental / Disability
  • Paid time off
  • Holiday Hours
  • JCC Discount
  • Hebrew Free Loan

Bio: Rachel Dorf began her career at Handmaker Jewish Services for the Aging as a volunteer in the Human Resources Department. She was hired in 1997 in the Human Resources department and worked her way up to become the Director in 2006. Rachel earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and is an active member of the Society for Human Resource Management. Rachel was a member of the Young Women’s Cabinet for the Jewish Federation of Southern Arizona.

Handmaker is committed to creating a happy and cohesive working environment for our 200+ employees along with providing a competitive and generous benefits package.