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Habilitiation Technician

Company:
vTech Solution Inc.
Location:
Coolidge, Arizona, United States
Posted:
December 03, 2018

Description:

Requirements:

• Must be 18 years of age

• Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, and change locations when necessary

• In-State travel may be required. The possession of and ability to retain a current, valid state issued driver’s license appropriate to assignment. Employees who drive on state businesses are subject to record checks, must maintain acceptable driving records.

• Must have a valid Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance Card

• Must pass a 7-year lived and worked background check

• Must be able to lift 50 pounds or more

Job Duties:

• Provide personal care for members with developmental disabilities (bathing, toileting, dressings, and personal hygiene)

• Drive a transport vehicle and assist members with safety requirements, including safety and stability of wheelchairs

• Complete incident reports and respond to emergency situations

• Encourage members with developmental disabilities to engage in recreational activities available at home or in the community

• Communicate (in writing and verbally) and follow directions

• Implement Individual Support Plans (ISP) programs and strategies; collect and record data

• Administer, order, and store medications of members according to doctors’ orders

• Prepare, cook, set up, and serve meals to members; encourage member participation during meals to ensure nutritional requirements are met

• Complete general housekeeping duties

Knowledge Of:

• Providing personal care, human rights, cleaning/housekeeping, and basic cooking

Skills In:

Participating in implementing Individual Support Plans (ISP), planning activities designed to meet specific needs of individual members, and advocating for members

Ability To:

Display compassion and respect members’ rights, learn and apply behavioral support techniques, proper lifting techniques, learn and use nutritional principles, mealtime techniques, computer usage, attend staff trainings, read and write English, and ability to life/carry/push/pull 50 pounds or more