POSITION: Admissions/Assessment Specialist III (Full-Time Regular)
LOCATION: Redgate Memorial Recovery Center - Long Beach, CA
SHIFT: Monday – Friday @ 8am to 5pm; alternating Saturdays.
DUTIES: The Admissions/Assessment Specialist III initiates and completes the admissions and/or assessment process. Communicates in a professional manner, obtains accurate information, and makes appropriate placements in BHS facilities and/or appropriate referrals into our treatment programs.
QUALIFICATIONS: Following are the qualifications required to perform the essential functions of this position. Qualifications may be subject to modification based in the Americans with Disabilities Act.
High school diploma or equivalency. Five years supervised experience working in substance abuse and/or a related field. Completion of a state-recognized chemical dependency counselor certification or a related license, such as MFT, LCSW, or licensed psychologist, is required prior to employment. Failure to maintain certification or licensure will result in loss of employment.
Must have valid California driver’s license and liability insurance if driving personal vehicle on BHS business. Vision, hearing, manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination must be adequate for performance of job duties. Able to sit at desk, use keyboard, write and physically perform other job duties. Able to move about the facility to observe clients and staff. Specific qualifications may vary based on assignment.
Recovering individuals must have a minimum two years clean, sober and abstinent to be considered for employment.
APPLICATIONS: Current BHS employees who are interested in this position may apply by submitting an "Employee Request for Transfer. The request must be received no later than the closing date of this recruitment. Internal applicants will be accepted after that time only if other applications are still being accepted and considered.
Other applicants may email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or FAX (310)679-4621, or apply in person at 15519 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena, CA. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
BHS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
BHS will consider applicants with criminal history as required.