|Department||Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services|
|Date Opened||8/27/2018 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||11/27/2018 09:25:00 AM|
|Full or Part Time||
Senior Consumer Recovery Specialist, 4991
Announcement # 2019-03
Primary working hours: 7:00am-3:30pm; 3:00pm-11:30pm; 11:00pm-7:30am
Primary work location: Rose Rock Recovery Center, Vinita, OK
The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) is responsible for providing services to Oklahomans who are affected by mental illness and substance abuse. ODMHSAS strives to provide persistent, incremental improvements in the quality and effectiveness of treatment which results in better recovery for more Oklahomans. Our state-operated facilities are commissioned to provide services that promote consumer empowerment, wellness, recovery, and integration in the community.
Major Work Duties:
This position will require performing duties such as providing direct care to consumers of behavioral health treatment in an inpatient, outpatient or residential care setting, monitoring recovery progress toward treatment goals, de-escalation activities, participation in recovery, wellness and social skills groups, and developing and managing other group activities.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree OR an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting four years of relevant experience for the required bachelor’s degree.
Preference may be given for participation in DMHSAS-sponsored Consumer Recovery Specialist certificate program.
Preference will be given to applicants with a CMA certification and/or experience.
-Generous benefit allowance to off-set insurance costs
-15 days of vacation and 15 sick leave the first year
-401K with a generous company match
Additional Factors for Consideration:
Requires the possession of a valid U.S. driver’s license at the time of appointment. Willing to fulfill any job related travel normally associated with this position. Upon a conditional offer of employment, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services applicants must submit to a physical examination and shall meet the physical examination requirements of occasionally lifting/carrying 50 pounds and able to push and pull a maximum force of 25 pounds.
Drug and Alcohol Pre-employment and Pre-placement Testing:
Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs. Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result.
Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.
THIS AGENCY REQUIRES COVERAGE 24 HOURS, 7 DAYS PER WEEK. WORK HOURS AND LOCATION MAY VARY DEPENDING ON BUSINESS NECESSITY. EMPLOYEES MAY BE REQUIRED TO WORK WEEKENDS AND OVERTIME.
Veteran's Preference Points apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.