Mental Health Technician Trainee
Hines, IL, US, 60141-0800
Agency: Department of Human Services
Posting ID # 10-82-627
Closing Date/Time: CONTINUOUS POSTING
Salary: $2,721 - $3,580/monthly
Job Type: Salaried Full Time
Number of Vacancies: Varies
Under immediate supervision, for a period of time between six and not to exceed twelve months receives instruction and training and performs beginning level duties in the care and treatment of patients who are mentally ill on an assigned shift on an assigned unit. Actively participates in classroom and on-the-job training classes. Receives hands-on-training in the Treatment Team process. Assists in the performance of duties to verify assigned living unit and patient service environment are maintained to meet department, hospital and regulatory standards.
Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to completion of high school.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Requires ability to participate in and successfully complete a comprehensive training program.
Requires the ability to lift 50 lbs.
Work Hours: Various Units, Shifts and Days Off
Mental Health Technician Trainee: Work schedule will be based on operational needs and determined upon completion of on the job training (OJT).
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 am - 8:00 am
All Shifts have rotating days off
Work Location: Madden Mental Health Center
1200 South First Avenue
Hines, IL 60141
Job Function: Health Services
DHS Mission Statement - IDHS’ serves families in need all across Illinois. Our mission is providing equitable access to social services, supports, programs and resources to enhance the lives of all who we serve. We are committed to the core values of human Dignity, Equity, Community, Urgency, Transparency and Kindness.