Current Openings with HCA

Job Title: Occupational Therapist

Assess, plan, organize, and participate in rehabilitative programs to help rehabilitate those impaired because of illness, injury or psychological or developmental problems. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:Test and evaluate patients' physical and mental abilities and analyze medical data to determine realistic rehabilitation goals for patients. Make professional recommendations on the basis of evaluation results, regarding the need for occupational therapy services. Establishes goals and objectives for each child, which are appropriate, functional, and measurable. Plans and implements appropriate treatment programs, based on the established goals and objectives, using sound treatment practices.

Education and Experience Requirements: Bachelors or Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university and must have current license to practice occupational therapy in New York State, or hold a valid temporary license pending board examination results, or pending out-of-state reciprocity completion

Job Title:  Employment Services Relationship Manager

Under general supervision, provide support to individuals seeking to obtain and maintain paid competitive jobs in the community. Responsible to work as a community liaison in order to establish and maintain contacts with business community in order to place individuals with developmental disabilities into competitive employment. Develop required reports and employment profiles

Education and Experience Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in related filed and a minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in Employment, Supportive Employment (SEMP) Access-VR or experience as a job developer, employment specialist or job coach or Associate’s Degree in related filed and a minimum of 4-6 years’ experience in Employment, Supportive Employment (SEMP) Access-VR or experience as a job developer, employment specialist or job coach or a combination of education and experience that meets or exceeds the standards of the program.

Job Title:  RN-Sub

Administers nursing care to ill, injured or disabled program participants.  Registered nurse (R.N.), valid New York State License.  Two to four years nursing experience.

Job Title:  Medicaid Service Coordinator

Provides OPWDD Medicaid Service Coordination and POCSS (Plan of Care Support Services) to children and adults with developmental disabilities to help individuals strive for the highest quality of life. Responsible for the development, implementation, maintenance of an individual’s Individualized Service Plan (ISP) utilizing person centered planning philosophy through promotion of choice, individualized services and supports resulting in individual satisfaction. Assisting the individual and/or their family in defining a person centered plan with outcomes that lead to successful inclusion into his/her community as a valued, participating member. Assuring that all referrals and associated linkages needed to achieve the valued outcomes are made. Oversee the Agency/program supports to the individual ensuring that the person’s interests, preferences, and capabilities along with inclusion into the community, are maintained.  Document all service coordination activities. Facilitate and document a change in Service Coordinator when requested by individual, family, advocate, etc. Conduct regular face-to-face meetings with individuals. Provide ongoing documentation of individual satisfaction of services and assistance in addressing concerns.  Complete and maintain paperwork and case records in a timely manner.  Maintain working knowledge of OPWDD requirements.  Education and Experience Requirements: Associate’s degree in health or human services field and a minimum of one year working with people with developmental disabilities or as a service coordinator with any population.

Job Title:  Residential Counselor - Full-Time and Part-Time

Under direct supervision care for the developmentally disabled. These tasks involve encouraging, guiding and training individuals in developing daily living skills and habits, taking care of their personal needs, and maintaining the living environment. Requirements are High School Diploma and you must possess a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record. Must maintain all required training and certifications, including AMAP (Approved Medication Administration Personnel), CPR and First Aid certification.

Job Title:  LPN  

Under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) assess and monitor medical concerns, provides care to ill, injured or disabled program participants.  Performs/teaches and reinforces accepted infection control and personal grooming techniques; assists in bathing, toileting, dental care, hair and nail care, personal hygiene and grooming routines as necessary.  Administers medications skillfully.  Keeps supervisor informed of individual needs and problems.  Performs other duties as assigned. Maintains confidentiality of information. Education and Experience Requirements:  Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), valid NYS License, nursing experience with OPWDD population

Job Title:  1:1 Aide
Description: Position Overview: Under the general supervision of the Special Education Teacher, perform routine classroom assignments for the designated child. Assist with daily classroom activities and routines including facilitating and monitoring interactions of designated child. Implementation of designated child’s individual goals/objectives. and with acquisition of self-help skill and personal hygiene. Ensure a safe environment for the designated child in the classroom, playground, and on trips. Prepare for daily snack for designated child and clean up. Perform designated assignments as directed. 2 positions available. Location: Johnson City, NY

If you are interested in applying for an available position, contact Human Resources at 217-0066 or

get an application online! Please print the application, fill it out and mail it to:

Attention Human Resources
139 Grand Ave.
Johnson City, NY 13790


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