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Behavioral Health Technician

Fergus Falls, Minnesota
USD17.00 to USD19.00 Per Hour
Job Type
19 May 2023
Currently offering a $500 sign on bonus!

Job Type: Full-time/Part Time
Location and addresses:
Fergus Falls SUD - 1174 Western Ave -Fergus Falls, MN 56537

Pay: $17.00 - $19.00 per hour

Paid Time Off
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Health insurance
Health savings account
Life insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Short/Long Term Disability

As a client advocate at Northstar Behavioral Health you will have the opportunity to provide person centered care in an opiate and stimulant specific program with an energetic team. Northstar provides a large continuum of care from residential to outpatient, medical services, and mental health services in our Co-Occurring and MAT friendly programs. Northstar offers opportunity for growth and advancement for the right candidates. Northstar strives not only to be the provider of choice for the the clients we serve, but also to be the employer of choice in the Metro area. The right candidate will have a passion for the clients we serve and a desire to grow and learn along with a dynamic team of professionals.

Some Job Duties May Include:

Transport clients to and from appointments, intake pickups, discharge drop offs, etc.
Being available to clients for questions and other assistance.
Highly dependable and can be counted on to work independently, having the ability to work with little direction.
Complete and assisting counselor with intake/admission procedures, orientation of new clients and co-workers.
Encourage clients to achieve their goals by functioning as a positive role model.
Participate in client recreational activities
Serve as a resource for clients through knowledge of services and opportunities in the community.
Administer client medications and documents accordingly.
Support staff and director in making decisions.

Position Requirements:

High school diploma or GED.
Free of chemical use problems for at least one year immediately preceding hire date and sign a statement attesting to that fact.
Must be eighteen years old.
Must have valid MN driver's license and acceptable driving record.
Physical ability to perform the responsibilities of the position which include, bending, stooping, sitting, walking, and lifting at least 30 pounds.
Have, or be willing to obtain once employed, CPR and First Aid trainings

Additional Preferred Skills/History:

Previous experience in the healthcare field (CNA, DSP, or history working in the addiction treatment field)
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  • Job Reference: 1010175238-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Northstar Behavioral Health
  • Location: Fergus Falls, Minnesota
  • Salary: USD17.00 to USD19.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent