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Position Details Job #74152
Location Phoenix, AZ
Employment Type Contract
Hours/Shift 7p-7a/Nights
Assignment Length 2 Months
Pay Rate $27 Per Hour
Date Posted May 08, 2023

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Medical Edge Recruitment has an immediate opening for a Mental Health Technician (MHT).
Specialty: Behavioral Health
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Facility Type: Mental health clinic
Pay Rate: $27/hour
Start Date: 05/22/2023
Contract Length: 13 weeks
Shift/Hours: 12 hour shifts, nights
Duties Include:
  • Function as an active part of the treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision, interaction, & role modeling to patients ranging in age from adolescents through geriatrics depending on which unit worked
  • Knowledge of personal hygiene training techniques
  • Knowledge of psychiatric care techniques
  • Knowledge of aggressive behavior management techniques
  • Ability to adhere to safety policies & procedures
  • Ability to react calmly & effectively in emergency situations
  • Ability to sit or walk up to six hours, sit for up to two hours
  • Ability to move frequently is required in the delivery of patient care
  • Ability to spend 20% of the workday outdoors in temperatures varying form 30°-110°F & 80% of the work day indoors in temperatures varying from 60°-85°F
  • Ability to occasionally push/ pull wheeled carts from 200 lbs. (i.e. crash cart, EKG machines, patient in wheelchair)

• Current and valid MHT license in Arizona
• Minimum 1-2 years of experience
• Current BLS certification is required
• High school diploma or GED


Our providers are the heart and soul of Medical Edge Recruitment, and we are pleased to offer the following benefits:

  • Comprehensive health plan inclusive of medical, dental, vision and other ancillary benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Weekly Direct Deposit
  • Travel & Housing Stipends
  • Extensive Housing Network and Corporate discounts
  • Rewards & Recognition program
  • Dedicated Licensing & Compliance team
  • 24/7 Team Support

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Whether you’re a new Travel Nurse or a seasoned pro, Medical Edge is the best agency to partner with you on your next assignment. Our dedicated recruitment team will work with you to find the highest paying assignments in your desired location and help you with the journey along the way.

In travel nursing, bigger does not always mean better. While we have an extensive network of job opportunities, our experienced team dedicated to making a personalized provider experience is our priority. There are a lot of moving parts in getting set up for a new assignment, but we take care of all the details along the way. We make the process as simple as possible so you can say yes to your next travel nurse adventure. Adventure awaits, let Medical Edge Recruitment show you where to go next!

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