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Cattaraugus Territory - Irving

Receptionist (FT)

Applications due by: November 20 2020
Salary: $11.22/hour

Job Description:

Responsible for reception, answering telephone and specified clerical functions. Reports directly to Health Services Administrator.


High School graduate or equivalent. Six months to one-year experience. Pleasant personality and telephone skills. Public relations capability. Must have computer and typing skills.


Peer Recovery Advocate (FT)

Applications due by: November 20 2020
Salary: $12.31/hour

Job Description:

Peer Recovery Advocate will provide direct services to community members struggling with substance use and behavioral health concerns. Incumbent will promote recovery and aid individuals with overcoming barriers and obstacles to recovery. Will serve as a personal guide, and mentor for people seeking recovery. Serve as a role models for recipients and educate recipients about self-help techniques and group process; teach them effective coping strategies, sometimes based on personal experience; assist in clarifying goals for rehabilitation and recovery; and help them develop support systems. Peer Recovery Advocates model competence and the possibility of recovery, and assist recipients in developing the perspectives and skills that facilitate recovery.


High school diploma or equivalency. Knowledge of the Recovery process and the ability to facilitate recovery using established standardized process. Knowledge and skill to teach and engage in basic problem solving strategies to support individual clients in self-directed recovery. Knowledge of the signs and symptoms of substance use disorder and mental illness and the ability to assist the client to address symptoms using strategies such as positive self-talk. Knowledge and skill sufficient to use community resources necessary for independent living and ability to teach those skills to other individuals. May accompany clients to community resources to assist them in accessing these resources. Knowledge of how to establish and sustain self-help (mutual-support) and educational groups by soliciting input from the consumers on their strengths and interests. A valid driver’s license and ability to operate a Nation vehicle is required as some driving and/or transportation may be required to take clients to medical appointments, job sites, social activities and other community resources. Will obtain certification as a Certified Recovery Peer Advocate within 12 months of employment.


Community Health Nurse RN (FT)

Position is open until filled

Job Description:

To provide skilled nursing outreach services to community members within the health care delivery areas. These services shall include but not limited to: General Health Care, Maternal Child Health Care, Gerontology, Community Outreach, Health Education, and Patient Advocacy.


Graduate of accredited registered nursing program. RN license in NYS, CPR certified, and also previous experience in clinical setting required. Must have the ability to execute independent nursing decisions and possess invasive clinical skills such as venipuncture & IV therapy. Must have strong physical assessment skills. Ability to read, write, and use personal computer, laptop, and drive an automobile. Must have valid NYS driver’s license. Physical ability to access patient homes and provide personal care. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen in accordance with the Drug, Alcohol and Controlled Substance Abuse policy. Background check may also be required.


Allegany Territory - Salamanca



Administrative Assistant - Dental Unit (1FT)

Applications due by: October 19 2020
Salamanca, NY
Salary: $13.68

Job Description:

Provide administrative support to the attention of the supervisor. Assists in the development of departmental procedures, serves as liaison between staff and supervisor/department head. Performance objectives include planning, research, communication, project coordination, record keeping, inventory management and budgeting. To take the responsibility for the Privacy Officer and Security Officer to set up and maintain all aspects of Protected Health Information (PHI) regardless if on paper or electronic form.


High school/Equivalent plus a 2 year degree in Office Management/Business Administration or related field preferred. 3 years work experience. Must be computer proficient in word processing and spreadsheet applications. Thorough knowledge of principles and practices of office management; knowledge of personnel practices and supervision. Ability to provide/recommend solutions to problems; ability to get along with others and secure cooperation; exercise good judgment and thoroughness.


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Submit application/resume to:

Health System Human Resources Department

Cattaraugus Territory Opportunities

Contact: Ten-nia Thomas

36 Thomas Indian School Drive

Irving, NY 14081

Phone: (716) 532-8223 ext. 5212

Email: [email protected]

Allegany Territory Opportunities

Contact: Christine Perez 

987 R. C. Hoag Drive

Salamanca, NY 14779

Phone: (716) 945-5894 ext. 3528

Email: [email protected]


Additional information: 

Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.