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State of Montana Facility Administrator- Intensive Behavioral Center in Boulder, Montana

[montana-logo-4.png (121×121)] The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) has a career opportunity within the Intensive Behavior Center. * * This position provides Administrative Support for the developmental disabilities continuum of care provided by the Intensive Behavior Center (IBC). Under the broad supervision of the Healthcare Facilities Division, the position plans, directs, and coordinates operations for the program. The position reports to the Chief Healthcare Facilities Officer and is responsible for directly supervising approximately 10 employees and indirectly supervising 60-70 staff and additional on-call staff and contractors. Intensive Behavior Center (IBC)—the IBC is a 12-bed intensive behavior center for individuals with a developmental disability who are in need of intensive treatment because of continuous or repeated behaviors that pose an imminent risk of serious harm to self or others. IBC provides an environment for stabilizing and building healthy, effective, and fulfilling lives and prepares clients for discharge to appropriate community services. The facility is a critical component in the continuum of care for individuals with developmental disabilities. The facility is licensed under state regulations as an Intermediate Care Facility for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities (ICF/DD). * * Why Join DPHHS * * Our mission at DPHHS is to serve Montanans in their communities to improve and protect the health, safety, and well-being, and to empower independence. By joining our department, you will have the opportunity to perform meaningful work in public service to our state and its residents. The State of Montana's comprehensive benefits package includes healthcare coverage, retirement plans, paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays, work/life balance, and eligibility to participate in the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program. In addition, DPHHS is the largest state agency with a wide range of advancement opportunities whether you are joining the workforce or have several years of experience. Qualifications for this Career Opportunity * * * Knowledge of theories, principles and practices of the behavioral sciences and their application to individuals with a developmental disability and complex needs who need intensive treatment within a residential setting. * Knowledge of Federal and State regulations. * Ability to establish and maintain good relations with subordinates, clients, community professionals and the general public. * Ability to direct and coordinate the financial and budget activities to fund operations and increase efficiency. * Ability to manage multiple and competing high-profile, sensitive or controversial issues. * Ability to motivate staff and provide effective leadership. * Meet minimum qualifications: o Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral or Social Sciences, Business, Public or Hospital Administration, or a health care related field of study. o Four years of progressively responsible administrative experience. Preference will be given to those who have administrative experience working with individuals who have intellectual and other developmental disabilities. o Two years of experience in administration in a health care facility, or community setting. o Three years of supervisory experience managing professional staff. o Montana Nursing Home Administrator License preferred (required within 6 months of hire). o Other combinations of directly related education and experience maybe considered on a case-by-case basis. * * How to Apply To be considered for a DPHHS position, submit the following required documents with your application on the State of Montana Careers website. When submitting the required documents, you must check the "relevant document" box to ensure your attachments are uploaded correctly to your application for this position. * Cover Letter * Resume * References Successful applicants will be subject to background checks relevant to the position and must pass reference checks before an offer will be extended. DPHHS is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For a copy of the full job description or if you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or hiring process, contact DPHHS Human Resources listed below. Additional Information This position may be eligible for partial telework within the state of Montana. Specific conditions will be provided by the supervisor and must adhere to state policy. This position may be eligible for a statutory 4% an hour base pay increase effective July 1, 2024. * * This position may be eligible for moving and relocation reimbursement. Specific conditions will be provided by the supervisor and must adhere to DPHHS policy. This position is open until filled with frequent screening of applicants. This position is classified as A9B01E Health Services Executive. Title: Facility Administrator- Intensive Behavioral Center Location: Boulder Requisition ID: 24141123