Employment Opportunities

GCASA is a Best Company to Work for in New York 2021!

(4 years in a row)

Genesee/Orleans Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse (GCASA) is a rapidly expanding nonprofit organization located in Western NY that has been offering help to those impacted by substance use disorder through prevention, treatment, and recovery services for over 40 years. GCASA has earned a local and regional reputation for excellence and was recognized in 2018 and 2019 as a Best Company to Work for in New York.  As the opioid epidemic plagues our communities, GCASA’s work is more relevant and critically needed than ever before.  We are looking for amazing individuals who want to make a difference in the communities we serve.

All current job postings are listed below.  A completed employment application is required for each candidate.  Employment questions should be addressed to Kim Corcoran, HR/executive secretary, at 585-815-1801 or kcorcoran@gcasa.org.

GCASA is hosting OPEN INTERVIEWS for Peer Recovery Advocates on Thursday, June 24th from 3:30 pm-5:30pm at The Recovery Station located at 5256 Clinton Street Road, Batavia.

Available Positions

Click any position below to find details on the qualifications, responsibilities and additional information on the vacancy.

Pre employment background/post offer drug screening required.

Send resumes to:
GCASA, Attn:  Human Resources,
430 East Main Street, Batavia, NY 14020
or apply online below.

GCASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Recovery Center Staff

Recovery Center Staff

Description of Duties and Responsibilities

  1. The Recovery Center Staff will be responsible for supporting daily operations at the Recovery Center.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  2. Conducting Recovery Center opening and closing procedures.
  3. Greeting recoverees and Recovery Center visitors in a polite and welcoming manner and providing them with information, direction, or assistance with sign-in and locating programs, staff, or facilities as needed. This includes assigning security badges as needed and collecting those badges when individuals leave.
  4. Operating or overseeing/providing staff support for activities/events.
  5. Conducting rounds per the rounds schedule.
  6. Operating the Recovery Center Shuttle and otherwise transporting participants when directed to do so.
  7. Providing coach-like recovery support to participants.
  8. Assisting with regular cleaning and building care tasks.
  9. Contributing to a secure and comfortable atmosphere at all times.
  10. Courteously collecting demographic, insurance, other intake information and program participation information from recoverees, securing consents, and correctly entering data and signed consents into agency electronic systems.
  11. Assisting with verifying insurance and securing copay or other fee for service as required.
  12. Performing all duties efficiently, maintaining a neat and orderly work area.
  13. Responding to telephone communications with a courteous and respectful tone and directing the caller to the appropriate person or department.
  14. Performing other duties as assigned.
    Full job posting
    here.

Minimum Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent strongly encouraged; 2 years of college or 2 years or relevant work experience preferred. The successful candidate must have or obtain within 12 months of hire a CRPA-P, CRPA, or CARC credential. People with lived experience with SUD recovery strongly encouraged to apply.

Supervisory Relationships
This position is under the supervision of the Director of Project Innovation and Expansion.

VACANCY AT:  The Recovery Station, 5256 Clinton Street Road, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email: kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
6/11/21

Case Manager

Case Manager

Summary
Case Manager will provide connections to safety net and housing programs and lead care coordination and integration efforts for GCASA opioid use disorder (OUD) patients and recoverees by ensuring linkages to and communication/ coordination between OUD/SUD, mental health, and physical health care.  Full job posting
here.

Supervisory Relationships
The case manager will report to and receive supervision from the Director of Project Innovation and Expansion.

Duties

  • Collaborate with participants to develop and monitor progress on individualized Service Plans that are designed based on an assessment of needs and include goals and actions to be taken to achieve goals for both the qualifying individual and family members.
  • Coordinate with all health care providers (e.g. SUD, MH, physical health) to ensure timely communication that results in high-quality care. This includes working cooperatively with all treatment providers when participants choose to engage in treatment services.
  • Link participants with community, treatment, and recovery resources and services as appropriate and desired, including but not limited to safety net programs.

Qualifications

  • 1+ years of case management or similar experience preferred.
  • High school diploma/equivalent required; bachelor’s preferred. QHP may be preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills.

VACANCY AT:  436 East Main Street, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email: kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
6/11/21

Data and Project Assistant

Data and Project Assistant

Description of Duties and Responsibilities
The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with all data collection and analysis and outcomes reporting associated with the Access Matters (SAMHSA MAT-PDOA), Reentry, and SOR grants. Full job posting here.

Minimum Qualifications
Applicants must meet the following criteria: strong organizational, analytical, and communication skills with experience supporting people with substance use disorder (SUD) and/or people reentering the community from jail or prison; high school diploma or equivalent; and some college or relevant data training. Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred. Data collection and reporting experience strongly preferred.

Supervisory Relationships
This position is under the direct supervision of Access Matters Grant and Data Coordinator. The position will collaborate frequently with the Reentry Coordinator. This position does not supervise any other positions.

Skills and Knowledge Required
The selected individual must demonstrate strong skills in data collection, analysis/evaluation, and reporting as well as strong skills in the following areas: verbal and written communication, collaboration, ability to work independently, organization and project management, leadership, knowledge of community resources, and a willingness and ability to effectively work with people with SUD who are returning to the community from jail or prison.

Amount of Travel and Other Special Conditions or Requirements
Local travel within the immediate tri-county region will be required. Travel outside of the tri-county region may be required occasionally. Valid NYS driver’s license and method of transportation required. Must be addiction free, including tobacco. Pre-employment background check/post offer drug screening required.

This is a full-time position based on a 35-hour week. This position is grant funded.

VACANCY AT:  14 Harvester Avenue, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email: kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
6/11/21

Administrative and Financial Assistant

Administrative and Financial Assistant

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Full time. 35 to 40 hours per week. Hourly nonexempt. The Administrative and Financial Assistant is responsible for assisting the Chief Fiscal Officer and Assistant Chief Fiscal Officer with the day to day operations of the finance office, reports and projects. Full job posting here.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, business, or related field plus three years’ experience preferred; or Associates Degree with three years’ experience or six years’ experience in a financial setting considered.  Pre-employment background/post offer drug screening required for external candidates. EOE

VACANCY AT:  430 East Main Street, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email: kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
5/24/21

Community Development Specialist Assistant

Community Development Specialist Assistant

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Full time, grant funded position. Reports to WNY PRC Director. Responsibilities include, but are not limited: Scheduling/confirming meetings, maintaining coalition electronic files, maintaining documents required for Office of Addiction Services and Supports [OASAS], Coordinate the Regional Networking Coalitions (CCC) meetings and events, complete purchase orders and other paperwork in an accurate and timely manner. Full job posting here.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field preferred. Associate’s Degree with at least 1 year of relevant experience considered. Experience and working knowledge of current substance abuse prevention science a plus. Valid NYS license and clean driving record required. Pre-employment background/post offer drug screening required for external candidates. This is an hourly nonexempt position.  EOE

VACANCY AT:  430 East Main Street, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email: kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
5/24/21

IT Helpdesk Technician

IT Helpdesk Technician

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Full time. Reports to Director of IT/Systems Administrator. Serves as the first point of contact for Employees/customers seeking technical assistance via phone or email.  They will perform remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions to determine the best solution based on the issue and details provided by employees. Full job posting here.

QUALIFICATIONS:
BS/BA in IT, Computer Science or relevant field or equivalent preferred, or 3-5 years related experience. Must have good technical knowledge and be able to communicate effectively to understand the problem and explain its solution. Valid NYS license and clean driving record required. Pre-employment background/post offer drug screening required for external candidates. This is an hourly nonexempt position.  EOE

VACANCY AT:  430 East Main Street, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email: kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
5/14/21

Clinical Secretary

Clinical Secretary

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Detail-oriented individual needed for clerical/reception duties in an outpatient treatment program. Responsibilities would include reception, phones, computer entry in electronic health record, etc. filing, as well as other various tasks.  Full job posting here.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High School graduate with at least 3 years office/billing experience, or Associates degree with at least one-year office/billing experience. Must be free of active addiction including tobacco. Pre-employment background/post offer drug screening required. Valid NYS driver’s license and method of transportation required. This is an hourly nonexempt job. EOE

VACANCY AT:  430 East Main Street, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email: kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
5/3/21

Driver

Driver

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Part time/possibly full time. The Driver will provide safe and adequate transportation for GCASA patients to ensure transportation does not present a barrier to accessing care.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Applicants will have a high school diploma or the equivalent, and a clean, valid NYS driver’s license.  The selected candidate should have solid driving skills, a friendly yet professional demeanor, and excellent knowledge of the area.  Must be addiction free, including tobacco. Pre-employment background/post offer drug screening required. Valid NYS driver’s license and method of transportation required. Full job description here.

This is a grant funded position

VACANCY AT:  430 East Main Street, Batavia, NY

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email:  kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
11/9/20

Childcare Worker

Childcare Worker

RESPONSIBILITIES:
GCASA, Inc. is looking to hire compassionate individuals to staff our upcoming childcare drop-off center in Batavia, NY. We are looking for individuals who are caring, friendly, dependable, and attentive. Staff will be responsible for providing childcare for children of GCASA patients and recoverees, monitoring the safety of children in care, and engaging children in care in age-appropriate play and learning experiences.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Individuals must be 18 years of age or older. A High School Diploma or its equivalent is strongly preferred. Prior experience in childcare is preferred, but not necessary. Must be addiction free, including tobacco. Pre-employment background/post offer drug screening required. Valid NYS driver’s license and method of transportation required. Full job description here.

This is a full time or part time grant funded position

VACANCY AT:  Batavia, NY

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email:  kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
11/5/20

Peer Recovery Advocate

Peer Recovery Advocate

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: 
Part and full time openings available. Assists in the development and monitoring of the recovery systems of Genesee/Orleans Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse, Inc. They will demonstrate relevant, competent knowledge and skills in the area of providing one-on-one
recovery services and support to individuals. In addition, they will provide linkage with other service providers in the community.  This is a grant funded position.  Full job description here.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum HS diploma or certified high school equivalency. Must have or be willing to obtain Certified Recovery Peer Advocate (CRPA) – Provisional certification within the first six months of employment. Preferred knowledge of community-based recovery services, substance use disorder counseling, and family systems. Pre employment background/post offer drug screening required.  This is an hourly nonexempt position.  EOE

VACANCY AT:  430 East Main Street, Batavia

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email:  kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
9/1/19

Aide

Aide

SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
Per diem.  Flexible schedule necessary as work hours would include weekends, evenings, overnight and/or holidays, based on program needs.  Candidate must have ability to work with 17 recovering adults in a residential program.  Job entails making continuous rounds of the building at various times, being accountable for all residents at all times during shift, overseeing random toxicology testing, etc.  See full job description here.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimally High School Diploma, Associates degree preferred.  Experience working in a human service or addictions program preferred.  Must be addiction free including nicotine.  This is an hourly nonexempt position. EOE

VACANCY AT:  GCASA Atwater Home Community Residence

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email:  kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
5/20/19

Case Manager: Empire State Supportive Housing Initiative (ESSHI) Grant – Orleans County

Case Manager: Empire State Supportive Housing Initiative (ESSHI) Grant – Orleans County

Responsible for all day-to-day activities of the Empire State Supportive Housing Initiative (ESSHI) grant funded project.

Bachelor’s Degree required.  CASAC preferred. Minimum 1 year of case management or similar experience required, 2+ years and/or intensive case management experience preferred.  Housing program experience preferred. EOE

FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO APPLY:
Apply online with a cover letter and resume to:
GCASA, Attn: Human Resources
430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-1801
Email:  kcorcoran@gcasa.org

POSTED:
7/20/18

Core Values

Compassion
GCASA promotes an atmosphere of generosity, hope, empathy, respect, encouragement and empowerment.

Integrity
GCASA values behavior that promotes self-awareness, encourages honesty, balance, consistency, collaboration, and trust and utilizes humor, mutual respect and reciprocity of good will.

Dedication
GCASA's culture is rooted in loyalty to patients, community and staff, creating an environment where people share knowledge freely and endeavor to bring out the best in each other.

Sustainability
GCASA is committed to cultivate and manage resources to ensure our services are available for generations to come.

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GCASA serves residents of Genesee and Orleans counties, as well as the greater Western New York region, providing a full range of treatment, prevention and support options for individuals dealing with drug, alcohol or substance abuse. As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation, our agency relies on the support of local, state and federal agencies, as well as donations from community members and businesses like you. Make a tax-deductible donation today and help us continue to provide support and care to those in need right here in our region.

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Batavia Office &
OTP Clinic

430 East Main Street
Batavia, NY 14020

Phone: 585-343-1124
Clinic fax: 585-343-1197
Admin fax: 585-343-9622

The Recovery Station

5256 Clinton Street Road

Batavia, NY  14020
Phone: 585-815-5248

Albion Office

249 East Avenue
Albion, NY 14411

Phone: 585-589-0055
Fax: 585-589-1501

  

Atwater Community Residence

424 East Main Street
Batavia, NY 14020

Phone: 585-343-8330
Fax: 585-815-1815

  

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