Senior Psychiatric Technician - Psych Medicine - FT - Nights at Careers
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Senior Psychiatric TechnicianPosition Number: 10000903Reports to: Nurse Services Manager 2Working Title: Senior Psychiatric TechnicianCost Center: Psych Medicine (6144)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 8925Date Created: 07/16/2019Shift: Night ShiftHours: 40.00
Position Summary: Incumbent is responsible for providing patient care in an assigned neuropsychiatry unit by carrying out individualized treatment plans that have been established for each patient.
Rate Minimum $26.99 Midpoint $30.28 Maximum $33.58
Required Qualifications: Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situationsAbility to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystemAbility to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workloadBasic Life SupportDemonstrated ability to apply logic and reasoning to identify when something is wrong or likely to go wrong, as well as alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to situationsExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishKnowledge of psychotropic medications and affectsMinimum 1 year experience as a Psychiatric TechnicianMust demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the jobMust possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned dutiesPreventative Management of Assaultive Behavior (PMAB) within 30 days of hirePsychiatric Technician
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and formsPrevious experience working in a mental health clinical setting, with the mentally ill
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation
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