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Behavioral Health Technician

Recovery Unplugged Austin Austin, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

We are seeking a Behavioral Health Technician to join our team!


  • Behavioral Health Technician responsibilities include: knowledge of a variety of music, driving of a company vehicle to ensure clients arrive safely and on time for scheduled activities, being on site and supervising clients to maintain a safe and healthy environment for staff and clients. Under the direction of the Director of Client Services, this position is also responsible for the ensuring of the implementation of on-site Safety and Hazardous Waste policies and procedures. This requires working on site with the Director of Client Services, Clinical Director, and staff to assure the highest degree of client and staff satisfaction and safety.


*** Must be at least 25 years old with clean driving record and valid driver's license.

  • Maintain strong interpersonal relationships with all employees
  • Directly and indirectly involved in marketing and community outreach
  • Cooperate and work well with all employees
  • Takes direction from immediate supervisor and/or Director of Client Services, Clinical Director, CEO and in some cases, Clinical Staff and Case Manager.
  • Maintains customer satisfaction
  • Assure safe employee practices always
  • Maintain strict client confidentiality in accordance with Title 42CFR, Part 2 and 45CFR, Parts 160 and 194
  • Coordination of client’s needs
  • Transport clients safely and in a timely manner daily, as assigned
  • Attend all mandated trainings
  • Complete all steps of housing intake with new clients including: all housing paperwork, secure
  • urine analysis to send to lab, monitor vitals and contact nurse if necessary, search all of client’s personal belongings and collect all personal items of clients i.e. cell phone, electronics, credit cards, etc.
  • Maintains and adheres to all policy and procedures respecting confidentiality of client’s rights, anonymity, communication either written or verbal regarding client’s identity and situation
  • Maintains documentation and files in an organized manner
  • Make copies and send faxes as needed
  • Answer phone in friendly and professional manner
  • Communicate clearly with supervisors and coworkers
  • Follow all policies of Agency as applicable
  • Maintain appropriate boundaries and ethical behavior at all times with clients, families, co-workers and other professionals
  • Work as a positive team member
  • Communicate rights and expectations for behavior to clients in a consistent and respectful manner
  • Notify immediate supervisor and/or Clinical Director with any client concerns.
  • Document shift activity; evening and weekend staff must email “shift report” to all required coworkers prior to completing their shift.
  • Follow Tech Manual Guidelines
  • Other duties as delegated and assigned by supervisor and leadership

Keywords: behavioral health, mental health technician, chemical dependency, substance abuse treatment, rehab, technician, direct care, healthcare, treatment center

Recovery Unplugged Austin

Why Work Here?

We provide exceptional care to our clients and employees at Recovery Unplugged!

Recovery Unplugged uses music as a catalyst for recovery, leveraging its innate ability to elicit emotions and memories. Instead of teaching clients to avoid things that could possibly put them in harm’s way, we want to encourage them to find out what will inspire them to work hard on their recovery - and we use music to accomplish this. The focus at Recovery Unplugged is to give the clients the freedom of choice and guide them to the direction of the choice that will better their lives and to show that it is absolutely possible to recover from substance abuse and addiction. Serving our clients is our number one goal, and if you're passionate about helping others and want to contribute to creating an environment that cultivates change, submit your resume today!


Multiple locations, Austin, TX
Austin, TX


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