at Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC

Date Posted: 10/17/2019

Job Description



We are seeking experienced Behavioral Health Technicians/CNA's to join our TEAM Full Time on Nights!  




Serving all of the Pacific Northwest, The Recovery Village Ridgefield is a short drive from Portland and Vancouver. The idyllic grounds are close to the banks of the Columbia River and the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge, where you can spend time with migratory birds that nest in the forest of fir, cedar and oak. Throughout treatment, the healing power of the rolling hills, forests and rivers that surround The Recovery Village can help you work through difficult emotions in a healthy and productive way.  




The Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) is responsible for the observation and monitoring of patients in treatment and reporting as indicated. The BHT has basic knowledge of substance abuse and/or mental health treatment and assists patients in a variety of activities.  



Communicate patient behavior with immediate supervisor and clinical team as appropriate.   

Address problem behaviors as needed through verbal de-escalation techniques.   

Ability to work with diverse personalities.   

Maintain healthy and professional boundaries with patients and staff.   

Keep clinical records secure at all times   

Encourage patient to maintain Recovery post-discharge   

May provide for transportation of patients.  





Minimum Associate's Degree; higher education preferred   

Minimum one year experience in behavioral health field.   

Active Driver's license with good driving record.  




We offer great benefits including 401(k), generous paid time off plan, medical, dental, vision, and many more benefits  




The Recovery Village Ridgefield is part of Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavior healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO.  




We are proud to be a drug-free workplace  





Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Ridgefield, WA
  • Job Type: Health Care
  • Experience: At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted: 10/17/2019

About Us

We put behavioral health front and center, providing assistance to people with substance abuse issues, addictions, eating disorders, and mental health concerns. Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that really work.