ColumbiaCare Services, Inc.
Eugene, Oregon
Friday, October 20, 2017
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About Us
ColumbiaCare Services is a non-profit, mental health treatment agency offering a full spectrum of behavioral health care. We specialize in providing outpatient services, residential treatment programs and affiliated services for SPMI and veterans. We are more than a company. We are a team of people who are in the business of changing people’s lives.

About the Positions
We have multiple programs that are hiring for Mental Health Associates throughout the Eugene, Oregon area. If you have experience working as a Direct Support Professional (DSP), Residential Assistant (RA), Residential Counselor, Skills Trainer, or Caregiving for a client suffering with mental illness (e.g. memory care unit at an Assisted Living Facility), then either of these positions might be a good fit for you.

These positions require that applicants have the ability to work as a member of a direct care team serving adults with severe and persistent mental illness; to support the development of life skills and therapeutic interventions; perform housekeeping and meal preparation; medication administration; and keep accurate clinical documentation. In addition, direct care staff must be willing and able to successfully complete our Verbal and Physical Intervention (VPI) crisis de-escalation training, which requires performing various physical, hands-on maneuvers and techniques.

We are offering a variety of work schedules and shifts:

Clear Vue RTH:
* Residential Associate I ~ On Call Shift

Hourglass CCC:  
* Support Specialist (QMHA) ~ On Call Shift

River Bridge SRTF:
* Residential Associate III ~ F/T Swing Shift
* Residential Associate I ~ On Call Shift

Pay & Benefits
$13.00 (non QMHA) or $14.00+ (QMHA Credentialed) per hour/DOE. An additional $1.00 per hour graveyard shift differential will apply during the work hours of 12:00am (midnight) - 6:00am. ColumbiaCare offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees, which includes: medical, dental, and vision coverage; substantial sick and vacation accrual (12 days per year each); and once eligible, nine (9) paid holidays and a 403(b) plan with a generous 6% company match immediately vested.

We are an AA/EOE and we give priority to applicants that qualify under protected veteran status.

MUST State of Oregon QMHA credentials are met by one of our following criteria:
a) Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work, or Human Development;
b) OR minimum THREE (3) years verifiable mental health experience working with SPMI population in a supervised social service setting;
c) OR equivalent combination of behavioral science education in addition to satisfactory supplemental mental health experience and training

*** Keep in mind that applicants that who do NOT meet QMHA credentials, may only be considered to work NOC (overnight awake) shifts ***
*Ability to pass a DHS criminal background check
*Have a valid drivers license and maintain a safe driving record

For more details about on how to apply, please visit our website and/or view our CAREER CENTER page at
Our employment opportunities are listed by region, select EUGENE.