|Department||Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services|
|Date Opened||9/23/2019 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||12/31/2019 11:59:00 PM|
|Full or Part Time||
Consumer Recovery Specialist, 4981
Announcement # 2020-08
Primary working hours:
Major Work Duties:
Under the supervision of a licensed mental health professional or registered nurse this position works as a part of the treatment team by developing and maintaining a supportive relationship with consumers in order to address strengths, goals and barriers to recovery. This includes performing duties such as a 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:
Associate Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting two years of relevant experience for the required education.
Additional Factors for Consideration:
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.
Applicants must be able to pass an OSBI background check.
Possession of a valid U.S. driver’s license at the time of appointment to perform job related travel.
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.
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.
First Preference / Pre-Announcement:
DMHSAS facilities must notify the above listed HR department by the opening date and time listed above if they have employees with a first preference request to return to work on a limited duty release. Send to:
Oklahoma Forensic Center, Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services
Human Resources Management ● P.O. Box 69, Vinita, OK 74301
Telephone number (918) 256-7841● email@example.com
Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.