Alcohol and Drug Service Technician

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships


organization:CODA, Inc.
position summary:

We currently have multiple opportunities as an Alcohol and Drug Service Technician (part-time and on-call available) to work a variety of shifts to join our men's and women's residential treatment team in Gresham and Tigard to provide a safe, secure, clean, and comfortable residential treatment environment. This is a great position to build a strong foundation of clinical knowledge and learn more about CODA's programs and services.

In this position, you would fulfill the following essential functions:

•Monitor the health conditions and whereabouts of clients as well as their behaviors and activities, reporting and/or documenting concerns and medical needs.
•Perform security procedures such as conducting and documenting searches of patient rooms, patient property, and personal possessions. Perform safety and security checks of the grounds regularly. Ensure contraband and disallowed items are not present in the facility.
•Assist client with self-administration of medications per protocols.
•Administer and observe client urinalysis (UA); document results.

The benefits for this position include flexible working hours and the ability to apply for career advancement opportunities as internal applicants. Employees have the opportunity to obtain valuable trainings and experience.

Salary / Pay Rate:DOE
Qualifications:The following qualifications and experience are important for the success in this position: a high school diploma or GED,6 months of education, training, or experience in addictions treatment a minimum of one year work experience in a clinical, medical, residential, office, or similar work environment as a member of a work team and the ability to maintain professional communications and boundaries while managing complex situations and interacting with individuals diagnosed with substance use or co-occurring conditions.
Education Required:High School or equiv.
Other:Equal Opportunity Employer