Job Details

Residential Counselor Mental Health ($1200 Sign On Bonus*)

CODA Inc., Portland, Oregon

Job - Non-Profit

Close Date: 04/13/2020



We are CODA. We are a not-for-profit, research-focused behavioral health agency and the oldest opioid-addiction treatment facility in Oregon. We help adult clients whose health and quality of life are compromised by alcohol, drugs and mental health challenges through compassionate, evidence-based care. Our comprehensive network of programs allow us to treat all forms of addiction at all levels of recovery through detoxification, residential, and outpatient care. We value our amazing employees and show it with excellent benefits, a supportive company culture and the opportunity to be part of a best-in-class research department.

Our positions are eligible for a generous benefits program including medical, dental, life, short and long term disability insurance, 401(k) with 4% employer matching, and up to 4 weeks paid time off in the first year. Employees also receive priority consideration for career advancement opportunities as well as professional development training and support.

*We are currently offering a sign on bonus up to $1200 for qualified candidates!! Now is a great time to join our team as a Residential Counselor!*

Come be a part of the residential mental health team working at CODA! We have the opportunity to work with individuals from a diverse background who are actively experiencing chronic mental illness and battling various forms of addiction.
Residential staff works as part of a treatment and clinical team in a home setting partnering with residents to provide stability, support, and skills training opportunities for those living in a 24-hour facility.



We focus on person centered goals through a trauma informed lens. Each day staff has the opportunity to interact with our residents and assist in goal setting by practicing and implementing skill sets that allow residents to get through each day on their path to recovery.



Build rapport, create a safe space, and change a life! As a member of our team, you will provide medication administration, transportation to and from activities, and assistance with cleaning, laundry, and personal hygiene. If you are looking to make a real impact in this world, this is a great opportunity to positively impact a marginalized population and grow both personally and professionally.



Requirements of this position include:
•Bachelor’s Degree in a related human services field OR a combination of 3 years related work, education and training.

•Ability to work independently and have strong oral communications skills.


•Valid Oregon or Washington Driver’s License with a minimum 2 year driving history.


Shifts currently available:
•Friday - Saturday 3 pm - 11 pm & Sunday - Monday 11:15 pm - 7:15 am
•Monday - Friday 11 pm - 7:30 am (Graveyard)

All CODA facilities are drug-free and smoke-free worksites. Employees may not be serving any supervised parole or probation. Individuals in recovery must have a minimum of two years in recovery post-treatment to be considered for employment.

CODA is an equal opportunity employer with a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply