Behavioral Health Technician SUD / Addiction Recovery

Ark Behavioral Health - Ohio Recovery Center - Van Wert, OH

Our mission:

Ark Behavioral Health is a network of Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Facilities that provide a variety of levels of care to those who are prepared to begin their journey toward recovery. Our commitment is unmatched and proven by offering a diverse set of clinical therapies, combined with a professional, caring staff and diverse treatment locations. We use a whole-patient approach built on a foundation of integrity, transparency, and compassion. 

We are looking for a full-time Behavioral Health Technician for our newest facility, Ohio Recovery Center in Van Wert, Ohio. 


Shift- Tuesday-Saturday OR Sunday-Thursday 1st- 7am- 330pm, 2nd- 3pm-1130pm, 3rd- 11pm-730am 

Job Summary

The Behavioral Health Technician is the first step to your career in Recovery. You will be responsible for providing a safe, structured and closely supervised residential/inpatient living environment. You will maintain consistent adherence to established policies and procedures. Working in cooperation with the Clinical Treatment team and ensuring best clinical/treatment practices in the milieu according to agency standards and philosophy. 

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Direct client supervision
  • Facilitating and co-facilitating client non-clinical groups
  • Providing safe client transportation
  • Maintaining appropriate documentation according to agency and licensing requirement 


  • 1+ year of 12-Step fellowship experience required
  • A minimum of 3 years in SUD / Behavioral Health field
  • CNA, Behavioral Health Tech, Mental Health Tech, Recovery Specialist, Residential Counselor experience preferred 

Qualifications/Licensure & Certifications:

  • CPR Certification
  • High School Diploma 

Physical Nature of the Job:

  • Exerting up to 20 pounds of force frequently. Often moving with clients. 

Why Work for Us!

We provide an environment where our employees can grow and advance professionally, with a healthy balance between work and personal lives. Our biggest investment is in our employees, so we reward and recognize hard work by promoting from within when possible. We pay competitively and offer a variety of benefits to meet your wellness and financial needs. 

EEO and Accommodations

We are deeply committed to building a workplace and community where inclusion is not only valued but prioritized. We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, family status, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, neurodiversity, disability, age, or veteran status, or any other non-merit based or legally protected grounds. 

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. To request an accommodation, please contact Human Resources at least one week in advance of your interview. 

Send resume to:

Ark Behavioral Health - Ohio Recovery Center
15145 Lincoln Highway
Van Wert, OH 45891