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If you are interested and qualified for
any of our open positions, please
submit a resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources Department
7501 Penn Avenue • Pittsburgh, PA 15208

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Fax to: 412.243.8711
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Careers with POWER

Our employees are a skilled and dedicated group of professionals who serve up to 1,000 women each year. POWER is an equal employment opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs. We offer competitive salaries and benefits.

As a service provider and employer, POWER values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and racial/ethnic and cultural diversity. Accordingly, POWER does not in engage in discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, gender, age, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic code, or other factor protected by law.




Title: Director of Clinical Operations (Full-Time/Exempt)

The Director of Clinical Operations, who is a member of the Administrative Team, is responsible for overseeing all of POWER’s treatment and support and services and for developing and implementing the organization’s programs and lines of business.  The Director of Clinical Operations, who reports to the Executive Director, may serve as Acting Executive Director in the absence of the Executive Director, if appointed by the Board of Directors.
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Title: Recovery Support Specialist (Part time, 6PM-10PM M-F)

The Recovery Support Specialist, who is a member of the Treatment Team, provides recovery supportive services and on-site supervision for the residents of POWER Halfway House for all shifts, and is responsible for maintaining a therapeutic and safe environment for clients in a manner that reflects POWER’s mission to be gender-responsive and trauma-informed.
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Title: Addiction Counselor (Full Time / Exempt)

The Addiction Counselor, who is a member of the POWER Connection team, provides critical alcohol and other drug assessment and referral services to clients referred to the POWER Connection program in a manner that reflects POWER’s mission to be gender-responsive and trauma-informed.
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Title: Mentor (Full Time / Non-Exempt)

This position requires a woman to be in recovery from addiction to alcohol or other drugs for at least 5 years. Please identify this in your response. Resumes or cover letters that do not identify a clean date of at least five years will not be considered.

The Mentor provides on-going recovery support to high-risk women including, for example, women involved with CYF or the criminal justice system and women who are pregnant, homeless or hard to engage women. The Mentor assists women with developing their own system of natural supports. The key to the Mentor’s work is forming healthy growth-producing relationships, sharing her success in overcoming barriers and motivating clients to responsible action.
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Updated: 4/3/17


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           7501 Penn Avenue, Suite 8  |  Pittsburgh, PA 15208

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