Chemical Dependency Professional - Tukwila

  • Chemical Dependency Professional


    Title:   Chemical Dependency Professional
    Schedule: Monday through Friday; 40 hrs. per week
    Location:  Tukwila, WA
    Opening Date:  January 5, 2017  
    Salary Range: $20.00 $24.00 per hour depending upon experience
    Closing Date:  January 31, 2017 or until filled

    Position Summary:  Primary function is to provide Chemical Dependency Services in an Intensive Out-Patient setting providing services to American Indian/Alaska Native clients and the general public.

    Essential Job Functions:

    • Direct Patient contact
    • Chemical Dependency Assessments-Target-Gain SS
    • Intensive Outpatient Services: Groups, Individual Service Planning, Case Management
    • Ability to work with youth and adults
    • Must be able to efficiently utilize electronic health records
    • Must be able to document patient encounters and all necessary reporting requirements for patients.
    • Minimal travel requirements

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Effective written and oral communication
    • Work collaboratively on a treatment team
    • Organizational and time management skills to manage multiple tasks and meet timelines
    • Cultural competence


    • Current DOH Licensure for Chemical Dependency Professional
    • Current CPR Card
    • MRT Training Certification
    • Experience with Co-occurring disorder treatment  - Desired
    • Seeking Safety training – Desired

    Other Requirements:

    • Applicants will be required to pass a drug test and federal background check prior to employment
    • Licensed Chemical Dependency Professional in Washington State
    • The ability to work a flexible schedule
    • No history of alcohol or other drug misuse for a period of three years before employment as a CDP; no evidence of alcohol or drug misuse while employed.

    The Cowlitz Indian Tribe is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug and Alcohol-Free workplace.

    Except as provided by Title 25 CFR, section 472 which allows for Indian preference in hiring, the Cowlitz Indian Tribe does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, age, sex, national origin, physical handicap, marital status, politics, or non-membership in an employee organization.

    To apply for this position please mail or email resume and cover letter to:

    Nancy Osborne, HR                                         or                            Liz Rideau
    Indian Tribe                                                                                      Cowlitz Indian Tribal Health
    PO Box 2547                                                                                   15455-65th Ave South
    Longview, WA 98632                                                                      Tukwila, WA 98188
                                                                                                            Direct: 206-466-5400   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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