Job ID: NY1228372
Title: Behavior Technician
Company: Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara
Wages: Starting pay not specified
Contact Name: Albond-Buchner, Roxane
Contact Phone: (716) 504-2625 ext. 118
Mail Resumes to:
LPO Box 360
2393 Niagara Falls Blvd
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Niagara Falls. Opportunities Unlimited of Niagara. Behavior Technician . FT. Benefits.
Open Interviews for multiple openings will be held Tuesday, August 22 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
1555 Fashion Outlet Blvd.,Town of Niagara. Job descriptions and applications available at www.oppunlimited.org. Bring your resume, proof of education and a completed application, or complete one that day.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists with the facilitation of behavior programming in conjunction with the Behavior Intervention Specialist.
-Provides appropriate implementation and review of documentation for all individuals in the designated waiver programs, in accordance with OPWDD and its regulations.
-Niagara County - 35 hours per week, flexible (may include some evening and weekend hours)
-High School Diploma with two years of experience working with people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities is required.
-Bachelor's or Associate's degree in human services, psychology, behavioral science or other related field helpful. Or, an equivalent combination of directly relevant education, training and experience deemed adequate to effectively perform the job.
-Basic knowledge of behavioral theories, practices and programs.
-Keen observation skills.
-Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to interact effectively and positively with Individuals with IDD with patience, compassion and commitment.
-Must be able to listen and communicate effectively with peers, staff and parents or guardians.
-Ability to work independently with limited supervision and work in a team environment to produce positive results with fellow team members.
-Must possess the ability to maintain accurate records, prepare reports, compose correspondence and meet strict deadlines.
-Must have the ability to operate a personal computer and general office equipment including the use of Microsoft Office Suite word processing, databases, email and the internet.
-Must have a valid New York State driver's license and must meet the Agencies driving policy which includes maintaining an acceptable driving record. Must be able to perform lifting techniques as per program or site specific needs with no restrictions.
-Must successfully complete all OPWDD mandated trainings.
-Must complete and maintain certification in SCIP-R, with restrictive certification.
Meet with business and hiring personnel at:
Lockport WorksourceOne Career Center
272 South Transit Street
Lockport, NY 14094
12:30pm for a business overview with interviews to immediately follow