Mental Health Technician MHT / Certified Nursing Assistant CNA
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 7/31/2020

Job Description

Central Desert Behavioral Health Hospital

1525 N Renaissance Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87107

P: 505-243-3387


Full-time Mental Health Technician MHT/Certified Nursing Assistant CNA Needed - Day and Night Shifts Open


Position Summary:

The Mental Health Technician works in harmony with the nursing staff to provide direct patient care, assist with maintaining medical records, monitoring patient interactions and safety, provide clerical support, assist in patient data collection, and preform medical procedures under the direction of a Registered Nurse.


At Central Desert Behavioral Health Center, we have been fortunate enough to build a team of amazing people from all walks of life that truly care about the residents and families we care for – they’re our family. If you are that someone who goes the extra mile, cares about what you do every day, and is searching for a place that makes teamwork a priority, then come check us out.


  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent G.E.D
  • Must have a current CNA certification valid in the state of New Mexico
  • 1+ years of work experience in psychiatric/behavioral treatment facility
  • Must be CPR certified
  • Must have reliable source of transportation



All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are also offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Ticket Monster Perks - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.


Req. ID:012120 | 90739 - Central Desert Behavioral Health Hospital

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About Us

Central Desert Behavioral Health Hospital is a 64-bed inpatient hospital offering advanced programming and services for the treatment of behavioral health illness for older adults.s.