Chemical Dependency Professional I or II
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Seattle, 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: Two (2) Full-time positions available for the Behavioral Health Department at our Turning Point Treatment Center. 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.

Education and/or Experience:

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


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, it’s a fulfilling career. Employees working 30 or more hours receive an excellent benefit package; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, paid-time-off starting between 15-27 days per year plus 10 paid Holidays. We also offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

To apply for this position complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Marco Medina, Program Manager at MarcoMedina@seamarchc.org and also Karis Bjerke, Clinical Supervisor at KarisBjerke@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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

RePosted on 2/26/2019

External candidates considered after 3/1/2019