Chemical Dependency Professional

Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Lynwood, WA

Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Chemical Dependency Professional - Posting #19284

Position Summary:

Sea Mar Behavioral Healths diverse and quickly expanding program is seeking a full-time therapist for its Lynnwood Behavioral Health site. Applicant will be working with adults suffering from chemical dependency. Provides one-on-one group counseling assessment, evaluation and intake. Organizes and provides direct counseling services to patients in a secure setting. In addition, employee will be a liaison between the public and the facility. Applicants must have no history of alcohol or drug misuse for a period of two years prior to the time of employment. Applicant should have demonstrated rapport, empathy for, and ability to communicate with recovery patients.

Requirement and/or Responsibilities:

  • CDP must have an AA degree and must have a Washington State CDP License or Washington State Department of Health CDPT certification required.
  • CDP will be performing assessments and intakes.
  • Proficiency in computer programs such as Word, Excel is a plus.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred but not required

What We offer:

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, its a fulfilling career; a career that allows you to grow in your specialty. Full-time employees working 30 or more hours receive an excellent benefit package; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employment Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 24 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. Employees receive 1-2 automatic wage increases per year. We also offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Adekunbi Olukoya, Program Manager at

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted 07/09/2019

External candidates considered after 07/15/2019

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).