Psychiatric Technician - Behavioral Health Sciences- Full Time

Sayre, PA, United States
Jan 17, 2022


Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Robert Packer Hospital


Days/Rotate - 8 hr

Pay Grade


FLSA Status


Main Function

The Psychiatric Technician in Behavioral Health provides direct patient care and the support functions under supervision of Registered Professional Nurse or Licensed Mental Health Worker. This position works as a member of the multidisciplinary Behavioral Health team. Participation in group and therapeutic activities is required. The Psychiatric Technician supports the philosophy of Robert Packer Hospital, The Nursing Division and The Behavioral Health Unit. This position represents the hospital in a professional, courteous manner to patients/families and healthcare team while being sensitive to how others perceive both verbal and non-verbal communication.


Associates Degree in the areas of Human Services or Criminal Justice preferred. Certification in CPI and RQI within six months of hire. 


Two years Psychiatric Technician experience is preferred.

Employment Value Proposition

A career with Guthrie means being part of an organization that’s proud of its heritage and clear about its future. Attracting and retaining the best talent is crucial to our ambitions – it’s why we offer shared accountability, a team-based model, a supportive environment, and ongoing development and educational opportunities. If you’re passionate about making a difference in patients’ lives in a close-knit community, this is where you belong.

Get ready to shape the future of a patient-centric, clinician-led organization with a proud history of progressive care.

Perks and benefits of a Guthrie caregiver:

-           Competitive pay

-           403(b) – employer match/contribution

-           Comprehensive benefit package

-           Career advancement opportunities

-           Tuition reimbursement

How To Apply

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit


Job Info

Jan 17, 2022


United States

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