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Open Positions at Ecker Center as of May 19, 2015


To apply for an open position, please email resume and cover letter to: or you may send your resume to Human Resources at:  Ecker Center for Mental Health,  1845 Grandstand Place, Elgin, IL  60123. No phone calls please.

Billing Office Assistant – FT, Business Office Position available. Verify client insurance coverage, benefit levels, and income.  Complete fee share agreements.  Data enter client billing and insurance information; review client accounts for billing concerns and updates.  Post client and insurance payments to client accounts. Qualifications:  High School graduate or equivalent.  Must have experience in a medical office setting, with working knowledge of health insurance and billing.  Must have good attention to detail, and strong verbal and written communication skills. Hours: 35 hour workweek, Monday – Friday, 8:00 – 4:00.

Intensive Case Manager - FT, Case Management (Bilingual Preferred) Position available. Assist adults with persistent or recurrent mental illness live independently in the community via locating housing, food & transportation resources, applying for entitlements, providing counseling and life skill training and advocating for the client's needs. Spend 70% of work hours providing direct client center recovery oriented services. Develop goal oriented ITP’s that are strength-based and recovery oriented on all assigned clients as required. Provide accurate, quality documentation within a maximum of 48 hours after service delivery. Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Human Service field and minimum 1year clinical experience, including crisis intervention and stabilization. Bilingual Spanish preferred. Must have ability to administer CPR and emergency first aid and have a valid Illinois driver's license, auto insurance and automobile.  Hours: Monday – Friday, 9:00 – 5:00, 35 hour workweek.

Mental Health Professional – PT Multiple positions available. Provide rehabilitation services, contribute to and develop treatment plans and manage crisis for all residential clients. Handle referrals and discharges for residential services. Assist clients in obtaining/maintaining entitlements. Qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Human Service Field or five years experience in Mental Health field.  Willingness to work regularly scheduled hours, holidays and overtime in emergency situations. Must have the ability to work cooperatively with mentally ill adults, and to administer CPR.  Must have valid Illinois driver’s license, auto insurance and automobile. Please specify which schedule is of interest.

Hours:  CILA - Saturday, 12:00 a.m. – 8:00 a.m. (Friday overnight)

            HUD (Abbott) – Monday – Friday, 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

            HUD (Hunters Ridge) – Saturday & Sunday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

                            Ecker Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, age, disability, religion, sex, national origin/ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, political affiliation, or any other legally protected status.