California Psychiatric Transitions

Mental Health Rehabilitation Center

Employment Opportunities

If you're interested in career opportunities at CPT, please fill out the application at the bottom of this page, fill out this form, or send your resume to: application@cptmhrc.com with the position that you're applying for in the subject line.

Mental Health Worker

Qualifications:
Mental Health Workers (MHW's) must have a high school diploma or GED. Preferred: 1 year of work experience working in a mental health program serving patients with severe and persistent mental illness or developmental disabilities and/or 60 college semester units preferably 15 semester units in behavioral sciences.

Duties:
Under general supervision, Mental Health Workers assist mentally impaired or emotionally disturbed patients, working under direction of nursing and medical staff. May assist with daily living activities, lead patients in educational and leisure activities, or accompany patients to and from examinations and treatments. May restrain violent patients or engage in other crisis intervention techniques. May assess psychosocial or medical impact of participant condition and recommend appropriate treatment plans, and other related duties as assigned.

Nursing

Qualifications:
Licensed nursing staff shall hold a valid LPT, LVN, or RN license and perform the following nursing services within the scope of their license.

Duties:
Services shall include but not be limited to the following: Involvement in the planning and implementation of each client's care plan including assessment and documentation. Obtaining and documenting physician orders for medical care, laboratory work-ups and administration of medication. Monitoring of client's height, weight, and vital signs. Writing weekly and monthly progress notes. Notifying the physician promptly of any sudden marked adverse change in signs, symptoms, or behavior exhibited by a client. Due to the unpredictable nature of the psychiatric profession employees are to engage in crisis prevention procedures for the safety, health, and welfare of the residents and staff. In addition to specific job dutues, due to the nature of the psychiatric field, at times, you will be expected to stand for long periods of time, bend, kneel, lift, carry, and walk swiftly or run.

Dietary

Qualifications:
Preferred experience in kitchen preparatory work, and line assembly serving techniques. Preferred experience in dietary or therapeutic meals, such as calorie conscious meals (especially in a hospital or other similar facility).

Duties:
These employees will be trained in basic food sanitation techniques, food preparation, ktichen clean up, and maintaining the dietetic services areas. They will also be informed of appropriate clothing and attire to be worn in the kitchen such as a cap or hair net, closely cropping and trimming beards and mustaches or covering them. They will also be trained in preparation of each item on the posted menu including special diets (prescribed by MD) and appropriate portions (as indicated by MD). In addition to specific job duties, due to the nature of the psychiatric field, at times, you will be expected to: stand for long periods of time, bend, kneel, lift, carry, and walk swiftly or run.

Housekeeping

Qualifications:
Preferred experience in housekeeping (especially in a hospital or similar facility).

Duties:
The Housekeeping position requires qualified individuals to maintain high standards of cleanliness and safety for the facility. This includes the resdient bedrooms and bathrooms, dining areas, offices, and all common areas indoor/outdoor. Housekeeping is also responsible for sorting laundry, drying, and folding the clothes. INterested candidates must be flexible with schedule including weekends.