Detox Unit Technician – On-Call

/Detox Unit Technician – On-Call
Detox Unit Technician – On-Call2017-11-13T20:58:14+00:00


Addictions Recovery Center in Medford, Oregon is seeking a caring and skilled Detox Unit Technician to join our team of healers and ensure continuity of care in the Medically Monitored Detox Unit.

The successful candidate will work on-call with a guarantee of at least two (2) shifts per month in a sometimes demanding environment in collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team of recovery care providers. On-call technicians receive preference for full time positions based upon their work performance and interest.

Technicians perform work under the direction of our nursing team and clinic manager to provide sobering and withdrawal management care to patients in advance of residential addiction treatment. In addition, duties include: conducting client admissions/discharge procedures, monitoring and caring for those admitted for sobering and detox service, ability to provide sensitive and trauma informed approaches to at-risk and highly vulnerable patients, take and record patient vitals, maintain required chart notes and logs.

Skills required include: moderate computer and data entry proficiency, ability to perform pre-admission medical screening, collect and record other medical data, as necessary; and maintain and follow provider/nursing orders/instructions and complete required chart notes. Experience in addiction treatment and/or similar settings is preferred. A caring professional demeanor, good communication skills, passion for patient care/service, and strong listening skills a must.

Wage is based upon experience. Applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check and drug screen. All inquiries are confidential.  Open until filled.

Don’t miss this opportunity to work with an exciting team and make a positive difference in the lives of those seeking to recover from addiction.

Please submit your resume AND cover letter to Your cover letter should include a brief summary of your interest in the position and how your experience aligns with the position’s requirements.

ARC is a private, non-profit health agency providing care in southern Oregon for more than 40 years including: detox & sobering services, residential addiction treatment, transition housing, outpatient care, and mental health services.