Mental Health Technician I

Recruitment #211001-UNCX-628

Introduction

Application Instructions

Apply at:

https://odmhsas.applytojob.com/apply/5UpcWIO0vv/Mental-Health-Technician-I

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Mental Health Technician I

Change lives and come join a highly skilled multi-discipline team of professionals providing care to high risk individuals. Children’s Recovery Center of Oklahoma (CRC) is located in Norman, Oklahoma, and serves all 77 counties in Oklahoma as the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) treatment center for young people ages 13 through 17.  CRC provides community crisis stabilization and residential treatment for substance abuse and co-occurring mental health and trauma related conditions. 

Job Type/Salary:
• Posting Open/Closing Dates – 09/03/2021-09/30/2021
• Twelve (12) Vacant position
• Full-time
• Base Salary $28,288.20 ($13.60/hour)
• Potential to earn extra $$:
o Extra $.43/hour for working evenings and nights
o Extra $.75/hour for working weekends
o Extra $1/hour for working on an inpatient or crisis unit
o Extra $5/hour for providing transportation services
• Primary Working Hours are 6:30am-3:00pm; 2:30pm-11:00pm; 10:45pm-6:45am
• FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
• No experience or education required.

Special Requirements:
• 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.

Great Reasons to Work with Us: ODMHSAS is proud to provide a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.  

Our benefits include:
• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service
• Student Loan repayment options
• Training opportunities for CEU requirements

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.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Conclusion

Veteran's Preference Points apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.