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Part Time Behavioral Health Tech - Psychiatric Emergency Department


At Rochester Regional Health, we are dedicated to getting health care right. Our robust benefits and total rewards foster employee wellbeing, professional development and personal growth. We care for your career while caring for the community.

  • Paid Time Off and Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Hearing Benefits
  • Tuition Reimbursements and Discounts
  • Student Loan Repayment Assistance Program
  • Professional Advancement
  • Employee Referral Program Bonus


As a Behavioral Health Technician, you assist the Registered Nurse (RN) to assess patient’s functioning as well as develop and implement treatment plans and services. Your attention to detail, patience and compassion contributes to patients’ successful treatment and rehabilitation.

STATUS: Part Time(24 hours)

LOCATION: Rochester General Hospital

DEPARTMENT: Psychiatric Emergency Department

SCHEDULE: Day, Evening, and Nights.


  • Compassionate, warm and patient focused
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Exceptional documentation skills and professional behavior
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • 1-3 years of healthcare experience in related field required
  • Weekend availability required
  • Strong communication skills


  • Patient Care. Provide direct care and clinical services to patient on an individual basis, including activities such as daily living, social and psychiatric rehabilitation as directed by the RN; communicate with patient effectively and ensure they have access to required services; inform RN of any patient changes
  • General Assistance. Perform general cleaning and upkeep in department including cleaning patient rooms and equipment, stock required supplies and check equipment in treatment rooms; assist with setup, procedures and evaluation
  • Documentation. Ensure concise, pertinent and complete documentation of patient’s response to treatment

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: S - Sedentary Work - Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met.

PAY RANGE: $17.25 - $19.40

The listed base pay range is a good faith representation of current potential base pay for successful applicants. It may be modified in the future. Pay is determined by factors including experience, relevant qualifications, specialty, internal equity, location, and contracts.

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
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