• State of Nevada
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Nov 01, 2020
Full Time Human and Social Services
  • Salary: $51,281 - $76,170 per yr USD

Job Description

Substance Abuse Counselors perform professional duties in areas of screening, assessment, case management, education, and treatment of clients and perform related administrative duties and recordkeeping in accordance with the standards and requirements of the Nevada Board of Examiners for Alcohol, Drug and Gambling Counselors. Incumbents function as first-line supervisors who train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned staff; assign and review work; and initiate disciplinary action. Incumbents provide direct supervision over the substance abuse programming and subordinates as well as provides direct clinical work that includes intakes, group facilitation, individual counseling, etc. The incumbent provides information regarding clinical aspects of program; make program recommendations for use in program planning and budget development; maintains program records and prepares periodic reports; coordinates/facilitates treatment planning and program activities; and coordinate the provision of services with department personnel (e.g., custody staff, psychologists, nurses); and supervises clinical practice of substance abuse counselors to accomplish program goals and objectives. ** Please ensure your application reflects your licensure or certification as a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor or Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor. This should be included in the "license" section of your application. ** The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.
Closing Date/Time:

Additional Information

Announcement Number: 40335
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 07/15/2020
Phone: (775)684-0151
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

Job Address

Las Vegas, Nevada United States View Map