Employment Opportunities

(Download an ASAC Employment Application or a Student/Intern Application.)

TO APPLY FOR A POSITION

  1. Complete the Applicant Characteristic Survey and either email it to info@asac.us and insert in the subject line – Attn: EEO Officer or mail or hand-carry it to: Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC), Attn: EEO Officer, 3601 16th Avenue SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
  2. Complete an ASAC Employment Application form
  3. Submit a current resume

Unless another address is specified, mail or hand-carry your resume and application to:
Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC)
3601 16th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Or email these forms to info@asac.us forms with the subject titled: Job Application – (insert position).

Current Openings

Cedar Rapids – Recovery Center Residential Counselor

Full time counseling position in the Recovery Center working with adults. Candidate must possess effective communication skills written and verbal and be able to multi task on a daily basis. Position requires 1 evening per week, some Saturdays and being on-call on a rotating basis. Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in counseling or related field. The Area Substance Abuse Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Send resume and application to:
Area Substance Abuse Council
Attn: Kelly Reitzler
3601 16th Ave SW
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404

Or submit by email to info@asac.us. Please note in the subject line Residential Counselor.

Cedar Rapids – Residential Patient Support Recovery Center

The Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC) has on-call Residential Patient Support Positions available, at the Recovery Center, which is a substance abuse residential program for men and women.

Positions Available:
On-Call 3:00 pm – 11:30 pm
On-Call 11:15 pm – 7:15 am
Full-Time, Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 2:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Qualifications:

  • Experience supervising clients in a substance abuse/ mental health residential setting preferred
  • Medication management experience preferred
  • Good communication skills required, along with being a good role model for our patients
  • HS Diploma or GED required
  • Good driving record required and will need to pass criminal and child abuse back ground checks
  • Proficiency in computer skills
  • Comfortable working with a diverse population of men and women
  • Facilitate educational groups
  • Supervise off-site recreational groups and AA/NA meetings
  • The right candidate will be self-motivated and will be an active team member

If you are interested in applying for this position please contact Linda Lint at llint@asac.us.

Cedar Rapids – Residential Patient Support Recovery Center

The Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC) has one part time Residential Patient Support Position open for Saturday and Sunday 7am-330pm, and one part time Residential Patient Support position for Saturday and Sunday 3pm-1130pm, with the possibility of additional shifts, at the Recovery Center. Recovery Center is a substance abuse residential program for men and women.

Qualifications:

  • Experience supervising clients in a substance abuse/ mental health residential setting preferred
  • Medication management experience preferred
  • Good communication skills required, along with being a good role model for our clients
  • HS Diploma or GED required
  • Good driving record required and will need to pass criminal and child abuse back ground checks
  • Proficiency in computer skills
  • Comfortable working with a diverse population of men and women
  • Facilitate educational groups
  • Supervise off-site recreational groups and AA/NA meetings
  • The right candidate will be self-motivated and will be an active team member

If you are interested in applying for this position please contact Linda Lint at llint@asac.us.

Cedar Rapids – Women’s Residential Counselor

The Area Substance Abuse Council is hiring for a full-time Women’s Residential Counselor for the Heart of Iowa Program. The Women’s Residential Counselor is responsible for counseling and managing a caseload in a women and children residential facility for substance abuse patients.  This position involves responsibility for family, individual, and group counseling, and initiating and implementing a treatment plan for assigned residential patients.

Bachelor’s degree required with course work in communications, sociology, social work, psychology and/or counseling; and experience in substance abuse counseling and human services.  Must be certified by IBSAC or obtain certification within 18 months of hire.  Must be able to pass a state child abuse reference check.

Send resume and application to:
Shar Jones
Director of Women & Children Services
ASAC Heart of Iowa Program
4050 Bowling Street SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Cedar Rapids – Residential Patient Support Heart of Iowa

The Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC) has a part- time, 11:15pm-7:15am, Friday and Saturday Residential Patient Support Position at our Heart of Iowa (HOI) program. ASAC’s HOI is a substance abuse residential program for women with their children and women who are pregnant.

Qualifications:

  • Experience supervising clients in a substance abuse/ mental health residential setting preferred
  • Medication management experience preferred
  • Good communication skills required, along with being a good role model for our patients
  • HS Diploma or GED required
  • Good driving record required and will need to pass criminal and child abuse back ground checks
  • Proficiency in computer skills
  • Comfortable working with a diverse population of women and children
  • The right candidate will be self-motivated and will be an active team member

If you are interested in applying for this position please contact Linda Lint at 319-202-3591 or llint@asac.us.

Clinton – King House Halfway House Patient Support

Part-Time Weekend and On-call all shifts

Good communication skills and experience supervising clients in a substance abuse/mental health residential setting preferred. HS diploma with good driving record required.

Send application to:

King House
Attn: Jason Rockwell
2219 Garfield Street
Clinton, Iowa 52732

Or send application by email to jrockwell@asac.us. Please note in the subject line King House Halfway House Patient Support.

Cedar Rapids – On-Call Cook

The Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC) has an On-Call Cook Position open for filling in as the need arises. Possible hours could be any day of the week between 9am and 6pm at our two locations: 3601 16th Avenue SW, Cedar Rapids, IA and 4050 Bowling Street SW, Cedar Rapids.

Position Description: Responsible for following the menu plan, meal preparation, clean up, and other duties as needed.

Minimum Job Requirements: HS diploma or GED, cooking experience, and basic knowledge of health regulations. Must be able to relate in a positive manner to clients, staff and the general public. Must have a valid driver’s license.

Send resume and application to:
Area Substance Abuse Council
Attn: Hai Trinh
3601 16th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, IA  52404

Or submit by email to htrinh@asac.us.  If you have any questions regarding this position, contact Hai Trinh at 319-390-4611.

Cedar Rapids – Part-time Cook

The Area Substance Abuse Council (ASAC) has part-time Cook position open for Monday & Tuesday 9am – 6pm with the possibility of additional hours available.

Position Description: Responsible for following the menu plan, meal preparation, clean up, and other duties as needed.

Minimum Job Requirements: HS diploma or GED, cooking experience, and basic knowledge of health regulations. Must be able to relate in a positive manner to clients, staff and the general public. Must have a valid driver’s license.

Send resume and application to:
Area Substance Abuse Council
Attn: Hai Trinh
3601 16th Avenue SW
Cedar Rapids, IA  52404

Or submit by email to htrinh@asac.us.  If you have any questions regarding this position, contact Hai Trinh at 319-390-4611.

Cedar Rapids – Child Care

The ASAC Heart of Iowa Women and Children’s Recovery Center is seeking full-time and part-time childcare providers who have a passion to help children thrive developmentally and who enjoys a rewarding challenge.  Heart of Iowa is a residential and halfway house program that provides substance abuse treatment for women and our focus is building stronger family relationships.  Up to 36 families can be in services at any one time and we are licensed to serve 82 children.  Full-time and part-time staff are needed for various shifts, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00am and 8:00pm. Children range in age from newborns to adolescents, who are living with their mothers who are in recovery from their addiction.  The successful candidates will possess experience working in a licensed childcare center, have enthusiasm, leadership skills, able to take initiative and a solid understanding of child development. AA in Early Childhood Education encouraged but not required.

If you believe you are that person, please send an application to:

ASAC – Heart of Iowa
Attn: Nicole Sonenstahl
4050 Bowling Street SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404

Or send application by email to nsonenstahl@asac.us

If you have any questions regarding the child care position, contact Nicole Sonenstahl at Heart of Iowa TEL: 319-862-1050 or Email nsonenstahl@asac.us

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