Security Guard / Psych Tech - Day and Evening Shifts

  • 2230 McDonough St, Joliet, IL 60436, USA
  • Full-time
  • Department: Behavioral (PRSC or PRSA or PRSD)
  • Job Title: Psych/Rehab Services Assistant
  • Status of Employment: Full Time
  • Shift Type: Days & PMs
  • Name of Location/Facility: Joliet Terrace
  • Represented position?: This is a Non-Union position.

Company Description

Security Guard / Psych Tech

  • Start Date:  ASAP 
  • Salary: $11.00 / hour + benefits
  • Schedule:  Days and PMs shifts available 
  • Shift:   7:00 am - 3:00 pm or 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm with an every other weekend rotation

Our leadership: 

Transitional Care Management has 12 different locations throughout Chicagoland.

  • Multiple centers give you the opportunity for advancement.  In fact, 16 of our current DONs & ADONs were promoted from within.
  • The culture that surrounds us is one of great patient care, and has the feeling of true support by those who work beside you. 
  • You have direct access to our executive team via our “iCare Line”, so you can openly express concerns or compliments.

Our center: 

Joliet Terrace is an Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) that has 120 Medicaid beds, proudly serving the behavioral/psych population – with a 5 Star Quality Measure rating & 4 Stars overall. 

Location:  We are next door to a church & school, we are situation in a quiet area that is 1.5 miles from I-80; very easy to commute to.

Job Description

Security Guard / Psych Tech:  officially we title this job a Security Guard / Psych Tech but in other centers it may be called a Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services Aide, PRSA , Mental or Behavioral Health Aide, Social Services Aide, or Psychiatric Aide

What you'll do:

  • Provide supervision and security
  • Provide support and assistance during behavioral incidents
  • Monitor residents and all persons entering facility

What’s in it for you: 

  • High quality standards; in fact, many of our centers have a 5-star quality rating
  • Employee recognition & referral programs
  • Annual merit increase opportunities
  • We focus on building relationships with our residents and families.  In time, you may feel like they are your family too.
  • Our Activities/Events department goes beyond bingo.  We focus on the individual patient and as a result they are more engaged with you.

What our employees may say to you (excerpts from our employee survey):

  • “I feel like I make a difference here.”
  • “People here are willing to give a little extra to get the job done right.”
  • “When I look at what we accomplished, I feel a sense of pride.”

Qualifications

Security Guard / Psych Tech

What we need from you:

  • Ideally - prior experience as a PRSA or Security Guard in a licensed nursing home or psychiatric setting.
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent is required.
  • Must be highly motivated and a self-starter.  Must have ability to communicate with and relate to a diverse group of people including clients, community, and other staff. 
  • Must have capability to work in a fast paced environment.   
  • Great problem solving and conflict resolution skills.  Ability to exercise mature and professional judgement.
  • Willingness to serve individuals in a psychiatric setting

Additional Information

What we’re doing to keep you safe:

  • PPE:  No PPE Shortages here!  We have PPE (including N95 & Surgical masks) for our team members.  Join us and we’ll keep you protected!
  • Virtual interviews, utilizing ‘video chat’ apps and software
  • Temperature screenings and routine health checks
  • And more …

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with the job.

  • Join us and love what you do again!

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