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Recovery Specialist- 2nd Shift

Meridian Behavioral Health Waverly ,MN
  • Expired: April 22, 2020. Applications are no longer accepted.

Site: New Beginnings Minnesota, Men's Residential Facility in Waverly, MN

Shift: 2nd Shift 3:00pm-11:30pm & every other weekend

Meridian Behavioral Health LLC is a leader in behavioral health care and addiction recovery services. This an entry level position whose most significant requirements being that you have compassion for our patients. Whether you’re a server wanting to get out of the industry or a seasoned healthcare worker interested in working with a different patient population, we find this position is extremely rewarding and a good stepping stone for a career in mental health and/or addiction recovery.

How Our Staff Describes the Job:

Assist patient in daily activities, be a listening ear and support to patients when needed outside of group times, do routine safety checks on patients. Provide structure and adhere to procedures of facilities when management is not present. - Leah at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

We wear many hats! We ensure patients stay focused and stay on task within their very structured environment. We also will be an ear for them when they feel they need to talk and we share our experience, strength, and hope with them when it is appropriate. - Brooke at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

The Only Requirements Are:

  • That you have a valid driver’s license.
  • You must be at least 18 years old.
  • Be at least one year free from chemical abuse problems.

Recommended Qualities and Experience:

Ready to deal with anything. Also good with computers and can handle stressful days. – Tiana at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

Someone who has patience, a thick skin, being able to maintain boundaries, being able to enforce rules, and understanding addiction/mental health. – Jada at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

Compassion, teamwork attitude, commitment to job, helping attitude to those struggling with sobriety. Knows about AA or recovery in general. – Candice at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

Why We Enjoy This Job:

Most of my friends are in recovery. This job enhances my own growth. – Sasha at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

The atmosphere is always changing with patients coming in and out. – Mickey at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

We treat each other like family. We are a close group of employees that care about our patients and the welfare of each other. – Dakota at New Beginnings (Waverly, MN)

Benefits Include: 

  • Competitive pay
  • 20 days of paid-time-off + 6 paid holidays
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance + HSA/FSA
  • 401(k) – ROTH and traditional options
  • Career path opportunities
  • Discount with Verizon cell phone plans
  • Tuition reimbursement and discounted tuition at select colleges
  • A job with a sense of purpose as you help people on their path to recovery

Compensation: $14.50/hr 

Come join us and see the difference you’ll make!

Meridian Behavioral Health provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetics.

Meridian Behavioral Health


Waverly, MN
55390 USA