Lead Addiction Recovery Technician in Linn Creek, MO at Compass Health

Date Posted: 7/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $12.24 Hourly

POSITION PURPOSE:

Responsible for supervision of consumers to ensure their safety and well being.

QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma/GED preferred, a valid drivers license at the time of hire with the ability to obtain and maintain a Class E MO driver’s license by the end of the 60 day introductory period.  Good verbal and written communication skills. Has a commitment to service and personal excellence. Is team oriented and values diversity.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1) Provide group education.

2) Transport consumers as necessary.

3) Log new medications and store appropriately on unit.

4) Observe self-administration of medicine on unit.

5) Assist with orientation of new consumers.

6) Complete paper and electronic documentation within required time frames.

7) Attend staff meetings and technician trainings.

8) Conduct disaster drill on each shift.

9) Supervise consumers.

10) Collect and process UA’s.

11) Inspect and maintain premises for cleanliness and safety.

12) Inventory and store essential supplies for unit.

13) Ensure safety of consumers by appropriately responding to crisis situations as they occur.

14) Oversee day to day operations of the unit.

15) Conduct residential orientation with new consumers and provides overview of consumer handbook and facility protocols.

16) Conduct disaster drills as scheduled and documents as appropriate.

17) Attend staff meetings and maintain open dialogue with technicians.

18) Other duties as assigned.

 

 

Job Requirements

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with arms and hands; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel or crouch; talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities of the position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to focus.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.