1. Graduation from an accredited senior high school or equivalent or GED.
2. Two years full-time, wage-earning substance abuse treatment experience. Thirty semester hours from a college or university accredited by an organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or by the United States Department of Education (USDE) may be substituted for each year of experience on a year-for-year basis.
3. Current, valid license as a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC) by the Texas Department of State Health Services.
4. Valid Class C Driver License.
Must maintain valid license(s) for continued employment in position.
**The salary for an ERS Retiree (or non-contributing member) will be $2,909.83.**
The following Military Occupational Specialty codes are generally applicable to this position. Applicants must fully complete the summary of experience to determine if minimum qualifications are met.
68, 67, HM, 01, 4C, 42
*Outside applicants will be required to submit to pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment.*
About Texas Department of Criminal Justice
The Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) manages inmates in state prisons, state jails, and private correctional facilities that contract with the TDCJ. The agency also provides funding and certain oversight of community supervision (previously known as adult probation) and is responsible for the supervision of inmates released from prison on parole or mandatory supervision.