Washington State DSHS Occupational Therapist 3 (Lakeland Village) in Medical Lake, Washington


The Department of Social and Health Services' Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA), has a exciting opportunity for a Occupational Therapist 3 to join our team and provide treatment services in a Residential Habilitation Center (RHC) at Lakeland Village.

The Core Hours are 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Friday with Saturday and Sunday as regularly scheduled days off.

An Opportunity to Make a Difference

As a valuable professional member of the interdisciplinary team you will coordinate occupational therapy clinical activities including assessments, treatments, workplace consultations, and training to provide services to the clients we support.

Our Program

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families are valued citizens of the State of Washington. Within the Department of Social and Health Services, the Developmental Disabilities Administration strives to develop and implement public policies that will promote individual worth, self-respect, and dignity such that each individual is valued as a contributing member of the community.

Some of what you'll be doing

Provide Occupational therapy treatment services.

Coordinate Occupational Therapy clinical activities including assessments, treatments, workplace consultations and training.

Serve as a professional member of the interdisciplinary team.

Develop, monitor and implement performance standards, policies, procedures.

Who should apply:

People who are licensed by the State of Washington as an Occupational Therapist or have a valid probational certificate issued by the State of Washington to practice occupational therapy* OR *the ability to obtain a valid license prior to employment.


Graduation from an accredited Occupational Therapy Program AND successful completion of American Occupational Therapy Association certification examination AND three years of professional occupational therapy experience.


Equivalent education/experience.

How to Apply

Applications will be reviewed on a regular and ongoing basis. To be considered for this position, your should attach a resume to to your application or forward your resume or curriculum vitae (CV) to Lindsey Dicus at Lindsey.dicus@dshs.wa.gov

More than Just a Pay-check.

Washington offers one of the most competitive employee benefits packages in the nation. We understand that your life is about more than your career and that one of your main priorities is to ensure you and your family can maintain health and financial security. That's why choice is a key component of our benefits package. We have a selection of health and retirement plans, paid leave, training and other benefits you can mix and match to meet your current and future needs.

See the Benefits Tab for more details.

Additional Information

To learn more about Lakeland Village and how our associates make a difference in transforming lives visit Lakeland Village Facility online

Supplemental Information

Some jobs may require full criminal background check. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.

Washington State Department of Social & Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protected veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.

For questions about the job and duties, please contact Brandon Kaser at (509) 299-1958.

If you have questions about this opportunity please feel free to contact Lindsey Dicus by phone at (360) 725-5831 or by e-mail at Lindsey.dicus@dshs.wa.gov (Job #07127)

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Job Type: Full Time - Permanent

Job Number: 2016-07127 XW44

Department: Dept. of Social and Health Services

Closing: 10/31/2016 12:00 AM Pacific

Agency: State of Washington

Address: View Job Posting for Agency Information View Job Posting for Location, Washington, 98504.

Website: http://www.careers.wa.gov

Salary: $51,756.00 - $67,884.00 Annually

Location: Spokane County - Medical Lake, WA