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Residential Technician-Women's Home
Job Code:2020-08-068
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Salary Minimum12.22
Salary Midpoint14.36
Position Closes:
Open Until Filled

Job Responsibilities & Qualifications:
Job Summary

The Residential Technician at the Residential Support Program has primary responsibilities including: Coordinate and provide a quality residential environment that delivers optimal support to individuals involved in a supportive residential recovery home setting. Provide daily supervision of and interactions with the clients of the program. Communicate regularly with other staff to ensure adherence to the treatment plan goals for clients.

Education/Experience/Minimum Qualifications

? Required:
• Must be female to ensure gender specific job requirements.
• High School Diploma or equivalent required.
• Certification or ability to obtain Certification in First Aid/CPR.
• Demonstrated ability to communicate in verbal and written formats to meet position requirements.
• Computer skills including use of Microsoft Office. Ability to learn and use Electronic Medical Records, and other software programs as needed.
• Ability to work independently with flexible hours.
• Must possess valid drivers' license.
? Preferred:
• Specific experience working with Native Americans.
• Certified Peer Support Specialist.
• Work experience in a licensed residential setting.

Job Knowledge

• Ability to effectively utilize an electronic medical record and other software such as Microsoft office, payroll processing and reports.
• Considerable originality and initiative are required in the daily performance of tasks.
• Considerable knowledge of principles, techniques, and practices of social work, social policy, services and supports which are effective for recovery from substance abuse and psychiatric symptoms.
• Considerable knowledge of a wide range of medical, behavioral and psychosocial problems and their treatment.
• Considerable knowledge of governmental and private organizations and resources in the community.
• Considerable knowledge of the laws, regulations, and policies, which govern the program.
• Considerable knowledge of medical terminology, disease processes, and their treatment.
• Significant knowledge of substance abuse to include diagnostic criteria for abuse, dependence, intoxication and withdrawal of all drug classifications, methods of evaluation and assessment, impact of mental illness on patients ability to negotiate treatment recommendations, current treatment approaches, modalities of care, and substance abuse and other programs or services available to patients.
• Skill in establishing rapport with clients and families.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues of other professional disciplines, and a variety of governmental and private resources and organizations in the community.
• Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely and to plan and execute work effectively.
• Ability to ascertain the potential lethality of a situation, respond, and refer accordingly.