|Department||Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services|
|Date Opened||7/13/2018 08:00:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||10/31/2018 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$24,708.20 - $31,463.00/year|
|Full or Part Time||
ODMHSAS/Oklahoma Forensic Center in 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.
-Generous benefit allowance to off-set insurance costs.
-15 days of vacation and sick leave the first year
-401K with a generous company match
Applicant must be able to pass an OSBI background check, drug screen and physical requirements test.
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for providing direct and indirect non-professional nursing care or outreach services in a clinic, hospital, institution or home setting under nursing or medical supervision. This includes performing duties such as taking vital signs, obtaining lab specimens, charting, escorting patients, assisting with activities of daily living, and ordering and receiving supplies.
The Patient Care Assistant job family has three levels which are distinguished based on the level of skill required, responsibility and complexity of specific assignments, and the responsibility for providing leadership to others.
This is the basic level where employees perform routine entry-level work, and receive training in providing care or services to patients or clients. In this role they will primarily assist other patient care staff in performing various functions and work under close supervision.
Education and Experience required at this level is none.
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 65 pounds and able to push and pull a maximum force of 25 pounds.
Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.
No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.