WorkSource Oregon Residential Associate-On Call/PRN in UMATILLA, Oregon

POSITION SUMMARY: Under supervision, this position therapeutically interacts with residents who are mentally ill, & who may display emotional and/or behavioral problems. Participates in the basic care & treatment of residents. Provides security for the residents & contributes to the general therapeutic environment of the facility. May work in a secured or unsecured residential setting. ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: The duties listed are characteristic of the type & level of work associated with this class. Individual positions may do all or some combination of the duties listed as well as other related duties. 'Attends mandatory trainings to comply with company, state & federal regulatory requirements. 'Assists residents in personal self-management activities & life skills development. 'Monitor residents' activity to ensure their personal welfare & safety. 'Chaperone residents as needed. 'Cooperates with treatment team to ensure each resident's treatment plan is being successfully completed. 'Reviews, interprets, & completes resident support documentation to meet Lifeways & Oregon Administrative Rules & regulatory requirements. 'Assist or participate in provision of secure transport of residents to required appointments. 'Assist with meal preparation & clean up to support staff. 'Assist with facility cleanup to ensure a safe and sanitary environment for residents and staff. 'Assists or participates in the distribution of medication to residents under the guidance of nursing staff. 'Adheres to all HIPPA, Lifeways and Oregon Administrative Rules while providing care to the residents. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: This is an entry level position that requires a High School Diploma or its equivalent. Verifiable life experiences which demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and/or ability to perform the essential functions of the position. Possess a genuine interest and understanding of the chronically mentally ill resident. LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS: Possession or ability to obtain valid Oregon driver's license & pass DMV record screening. Successful completion of background check & drug screening. Must be 21 years or older to drive agency vehicles. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the job. The employee is frequently required to sit, walk, or stand; use hands & fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands & arms; and ability to talk and hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, distance, color, & peripheral vision, along with depth perception & ability to adjust focus. Regular over-night and out of office travel is required. 'Hazardous Conditions: Risk of verbal & physical threats from clients. Use of keyboard and computer monitor (repetitive hand motions & potential eye strain). Possible exposure to airborne pathogens. 'Working Conditions: Noise level in the work environment is mild to moderate; 90% office-based, 10% field. 'Equipment /Materials Used: Common office machines including computer, printer, calculator, telephone equipment, tele-health system, cop