Veteran Service Assistant
Looking for a rewarding position?
How would you like to serve those who served?
If you are looking for an opportunity to work for a great
organization & make a difference, this is the job for you. Come &
join our winning team!
Benefits include Paid Vacation, Sick Time, Paid Holidays,
Medical, Dental, Vision, and Company matching 401K.
The Veteran Service Assistant reports directly to the Veteran
Service Coordinator or Lead Veterans Service Assistant if
applicable. The Veterans Service Assistant assists in the daily
implementation of basic residential services to support safety and
security and a therapeutic community environment.
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED IN ENTIRETY FOR FURTHER
CONSIDERATION/LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY.
Assists in the delivery of basic services (such as shelter,
food, hygiene, etc.) to veterans served at the facility Ensures a
harmonious atmosphere at the facility by maintaining communication
with clinical staff and maintaining a therapeutic community
environment Assists in the delivery/handling of client mail Assists
clients with the move-in and move-out from the facility Responsible
for preventing or de-escalating any verbal and physical
altercations from the facility including submitting Incident
Reports to the Veteran Service Coordinator or Lead Veterans Service
Assistant concerning these events Responsible for addressing client
issues timely to ensure the non-interruption of services Provides
daily shuttle van transportation to community agencies such as VA,
DMV, Social Security, etc. Conveying needs to the Veteran Service
Coordinator or Lead Veterans Service Assistant to maintain supply
inventory of supplies and ensures proper storage Assists with
maintenance and upkeep of the facility and ensures the readiness
for inspections. Assists in the implementation of toxicology
testing to promote a sober environment Responsible for
implementation of all safety and emergency procedures Assist the
Veteran Service Coordinator in bed checks, inspections of rooms to
ensure a clean, safe, and hazardless environment Conducts various
administrative duties to include documentation of bed checks,
inspections, incident reports, client logs, etc. Facilitate routine
daily living activities for clients Adheres to the site work order
procedure Other duties as assigned
Experience with programs, client population, similar
populations, or other relevant experience preferred Good
communication and interpersonal skills Ability to work
collaboratively with residential staff Must promote client-centered
philosophy and skilled in creating/maintaining a sober environment
Must be energetic, dedicated to the mission, and flexible Basic
computer literacy Valid drivers license required. Must meet company
insurance requirements and complete a provided driver training
course. Good Work History
United States Veterans Initiative is a non-profit organization
whose mission is the successful transition of military veterans and
their families through the provision of housing, counseling, career
development, and comprehensive support.