County of San BernardinoColton 92324
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Armc Occupational Therapist I-behavioral Health

County of San Bernardino
Full Time 400 N Pepper Ave, Colton, CA 92324, United States


Earn An Annual Salary Up To: $102,294
Boost Your Annual Salary to $105,934 When is Selected
Step Increases Twice A Year Until Max Step Is ReachedPaid Vacation, Paid Sick Time and Paid Government HolidaysPension Plan For Retirement
Arrowhead Regional Medical Center (ARMC) 

is recruiting for entry level

Occupational Therapists I for Behavioral Health 

who perform a wide variety of individual therapy programs for the occupational rehabilitation of patients. 

Duties include the following: 
  • Plan, implement, and supervise patients' Occupational Therapy programs as prescribed by physicians for inpatients in the Behavioral Health Unit, based on individual's unique needs with emphasis on teaching the value/skills of appropriate orientation, personal care, self-concept, cognitive integration, self-expression, self-control, coping, stress management, anger management, social interaction, pre-vocational education, time management, and play/leisure and other adaptive life skills.
  • Utilize activities of daily living (ADLS) sensorimotor, task, psychoeducation/life, skills, social/leisure groups and individual interventions to restore the patients highest level of functioning.
  • Participate in treatment with physicians and other members of the interdisciplinary team to provide information regarding status of patients under treatment and assist in planning treatment programs. 
  • Perform other duties as needed.

The immediate vacancy is in

ARMC's Behavioral Health

; however, the resultant list will be used to fill future vacancies in the hospital as they occur. 

We are also accepting applications for Occupational Therapist II, for those applicants possessing a year or more of experience, which requires a separate application.

For more detailed information, refer to the

job description.


Vaccination Requirement: 

Per the December 24, 2021 updated CA State Public Health Officer Order, all workers who provide services or work in facilities described in subdivision (a) of the order, including clinics and doctor offices, must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. In addition, CDPH Public Health Officer Orders updated on February 22, 2022 requires all workers in health care settings currently eligible for boosters, who provide services or work in the impacted facilities must be “fully vaccinated and boosted” for COVID-19 by March 1, 2022. Workers may be exempt from the vaccination requirements under section (1).  View the full order here:

The entire All Facilities Letter notifying of updates to the Public Health Order is available at the following link:

Occupational Therapists I 

are eligible for promotion to

 Occupational Therapist II (Up to $112,340)

  upon meeting the minimum qualifications and receipt of a satisfactory work performance evaluation.

Incumbents must promote within twelve (12) months or be terminated



: Applicants selected for these positions must pass a background investigation and verification of employment history and education.

Minimum Requirements
Applicant must possess all of the following:


Must possess and maintain a valid Occupational Therapy license issued by the Department of Consumer Affairs (California Board of Occupational Therapy). 


Must possess and maintain a Healthcare Provider Level Basic Life Support

(BLS) certification issued by the American Heart Association.