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Poughkeepsie, New York

Operations Coordinator

Operations Coordinator for Men's Residence

Job Responsibilities:

  •  Maintain records and communications regarding residents, public assistance, Medicaid, food stamps, billings, petty cash, statistics and community advisory correspondence.
  • Offer direct support to recovery and relapse prevention. Intervene in crises situations as necessary.
  • Facilitate program activities, such as meditation, step and discussion groups, as well as educational programs.
  • Maintain and update resident written and electronic records.
  • Oversee self-administration of medications and document accordingly.
  • Monitor and report issues and concerns to ensure the safety of residents and staff.
  • Assist clinical staff with admission and discharge of residents.
  • Share 24/7 on-call duty with Program Director as scheduled and necessary.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, AA with minimum two years experience in related field or CASAC-T
  • Working knowledge of community resources, mental health, social services, and recovery support community (12 Step Programs).
  • Experience communicating and interacting with local and regional health and human services agency personnel.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and organizational skills.
  • Familiarity and competency with general bookkeeping practices
  • Computer literacy and data entry capability.
  • Valid New York state driver’s license.