Resident Aid


Description: Provide monitoring and support of individuals in residential substance use treatment.



  • Monitor client conduct
  • Maintains records of all client activity during  shift to ensure consistency with policies and procedures.
  • Communicate important and appropriate information with co-workers for the purpose of their job duty.
  • Provide orientation to clients entering residential treatment setting
  • May conduct screening to gather all pertinent information regarding treatment
  • Work with clients to assist in defusing negative behaviors and assist in maintaining a positive attitude
  • Provides directed substance use and recovery information in daily living and group settings
  • Monitor and conduct drug screens and PBT
  • Maintains logs and other documentation
  • Assist in distributing meals, clothing, and hygiene items
  • Transport clients, as appropriate 



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Pass a drug screen at hire and randomly throughout employment
  • Valid driver's license and auto insurance
  • Basic computer skills