BHT Nights and Weekends
at Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC

Date Posted: 2/8/2020

Job Description

We are seeking Behavioral Health Technicians BHT to join our TEAM Full Time Nights (including weekends)!  

Set among the red rocks of Colorado Springs, The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake offers a supportive, proven continuum of care for inpatient, outpatient and aftercare services to clients with drug and alcohol addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring disorders. Patients find empowerment and freedom from addiction at our 58-bed inpatient and outpatient retreat. We’re here to support every step of the way through medical and psychological treatment. The Recovery Village supplement treatment with top-class amenities that include daily yoga, a full-service gym and a culinary program that will leave patients satisfied and nourished in both mind and body.    

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 will assist patients in a variety of activities. Several FT positions available. However positions are Weekends only, no weekdays at the moment. Full time position offers $500 sign on bonus payable after 90 days. Some responsibilities include:   

  • Communicate patient behavior with immediate supervisor and clinical team as appropriate.   
  • Address problem behaviors as needed through verbal de-escalation techniques.   
  • 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.   
  • Must be able to work nights and some weekends.   

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

The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake 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

About Us

The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake is a premier treatment facility for adults who struggle with addiction, substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders. Nestled in a breathtaking landscape fifteen minutes from Colorado Springs, The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake is a premier full continuum of care treatment facility for adults struggling with addiction, substance abuse, and co-occurring mental health disorders. This peaceful and therapeutic location will foster the recovery of our patients and provide a nourishing experience for the body and soul.