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Mountain Lake Services always seeks energetic, motivated people who want to make a difference in the lives of people with intellectual disabilities, and who are interested in a flexible work schedule. We provide extremely competitive compensation.

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Employee Benefits

We provide these benefits to full-time staff
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Flexible medical spending account
  • Group life insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement
  • Paid training
  • Educational assistance
  • Liberal leave time
  • Qualifies for Loan Forgiveness Program

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If you have HR or employment questions, please contact the Mountain Lake Services Human Resources Department, 10 St. Patrick's Place, Port Henry, NY 12974, 518-546-7721.

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Latest Positions Available

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Direct Support Professionals Several Positions Available!
Mountain Lake Services always accepts applications for the Direct Support Professional positions. We are currently accepting applications for full-time, awake overnight, and relief staff. Many people have found working as relief staff to be an excellent supplementary income or a path to eventual full-time employment with the agency.
  • Description: Promote individualization by offering choices. Encourage people to be independent and actively involved in all aspects of their daily lives. Provide physical assistance, training, counseling, and emotional support as needed. Be actively involved in developing supports and services to each person served. Carry out specific strategies identified in the individualized service plan (ISP) and provide required documentation. Network within the community to help develop friendships and natural supports. The starting rate is up to $19.05/hour. $1000.00 BONUS AFTER 6 MONTHS OF EMPLOYMENT.
  • Requirements: HS diploma or GED degree and a clean driving record. Previous experience with intellectually disabled people is a plus.
  • Location: Varies throughout Essex County.
  • Starting wage / range: $16.50 - $21.30/hour
Medical Appointment Driver New Position
  • Description: Full-time Medical Appointment Driver position is available to provide services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Responsibilities include transportation of individuals to and from routine medical appointments. Ensure required paperwork is completed by medical providers and distributed to appropriate parties. Convey the outcome of the appointment to nursing personnel upon return.
  • Requirements: A High School Diploma or GED and a Valid Driver’s license are required.
  • Location: : Keeseville / Jay / Upper Jay
  • Starting wage:: $16.50-$21.50/hour
Medical Assistant
Nursing
  • Description: Scheduling, coordination and preparation of medical appointments, along with transportation and support as needed. Assist with procurement and implementation of new medication; medication distribution and counts. Tracking of data entry for assessments and documentation as directed for compliance.
  • Requirements: High School Diploma or GED required; two years’ experience with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities preferred. Valid Driver’s license.
  • Hours: Full-Time 40 hours per week Monday-Friday
  • Salary: $16.50-$21.30/hour
Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Description: Looking for a Flexible Monday through Friday schedule? Mountain Lake Services has multiple RN Positions available in Essex County.
  • Responsibilites : The position includes assessing individual medical needs; coordinating medical services; providing staff training on health-related issues; and ensuring compliance with medication policies
  • Requirements: An RN license to practice in New York State is required. Experience with people with developmental disabilities is preferred.
  • Location: Throughout Essex County
  • Salary Range: $69,000 - $82,000 annually
Maintenance Technician new position
Building and Grounds Department
  • Location: Essex County
  • Requirements: Independently perform building maintenance in residential and commercial buildings including general repairs, painting, cleaning, plumbing and electrical repairs. On larger projects work as a team maintaining equipment, grounds and landscaping.
  • Qualifications : High school diploma or GED preferred, 3 years general maintenance experience and valid NYS drivers license required.
  • Hours: Full Time Position, 8:00am-4:30pm with one weekend day per week.
  • Salary Range: $18.00-$22.00/hourly
Physical Therapist
  • Description: Mountain Lake Services is seeking a part-time or full-time NYSED Certified physical therapist to provide services to children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Port Henry, NY.
  • Requirements: Must be licensed and registered in NYS. Experience with individuals with intellectual disabilities preferred. Flexible work schedule and competitive salary.
  • Benefits: Paid: professional dues and recertification, training, documentation and travel time, liability insurance and materials budget.
  • Location: Port Henry
  • Starting wage: $43.00/hour
Occupational Therapist
  • Description: Mountain Lake Services is seeking an Occupational Therapist for provision of services to children with developmental delays or disabilities according to their written plans. These services may include evaluations, direct service, and/or COTA supervision.
  • Requirements: Must be licensed and registered in New York State.
  • Location: Mountain Lake Services, Port Henry, NY.
  • Starting Wage / Range: $50.00-$60.00/hour
Speech Pathologist
  • Description: Individual needed to provide Speech Therapy Services on a part or full-time basis in our Community-Based Early Childhood Intervention Program in Essex County. This individual would work with a multi disciplinary team to create and implement service plans for children birth to 5 years old.
  • Requirements: NYS Licensure as a Speech and Language Pathologist required. Salary negotiable based on education and experience. Valid driver’s license with clean driving record required. Forward resume to Human Resources, Mountain Lake Services, 10 St. Patrick's Place, Port Henry, New York 12974.
  • Location: Port Henry, NY.
  • Starting wage: $43.00/hour
Behavior Support Specialist Intern
  • Description: Opportunities to learn and assist in the process for Evaluating and Writing Functional Behavior Assessments and Behavior Support, and Monitoring Plans Opportunities for observing and participating with clinicians during staff training for support plans and skills necessary to run support plans. Opportunities for observing and participating with clinicians, skill acquisition or Discrete Trial training to individuals in need of additional support for learning skill.
  • Requirements: Pursuing Master’s degree in a clinical or treatment field in psychology, social work, school psychology or a related human services field; or New York State license in Mental Health Counseling. Board Certified Behavior Analyst certification preferred or working towards.
  • Hours: Flexible schedule 30-40 hours a week to meet the needs of individuals supported.
  • Starting wage: $45,000
Cornerstone Treatment Specialist
  • Description: Collaborate with team members to provide direction to Direct Support Professionals in situations where intensive behavioral supports are needed; provide clinical guidance to promote individualization, skills development, and community inclusion; assist with developing training plans to provide practical and effective training in therapeutic and strength-based clinical interventions. Maintains caseload of Risk Management Plans.
  • Requirements: Master’s Degree in a related field or Bachelor's in a related field with plans to enroll in Masters Program. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills are necessary.
  • Work Schedule: This is a full-time, 40 hour per week position, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm.
  • Starting wage: $50,000 - $60,000
Manager
  • Description: Oversees general operations for services including staffing, purchasing, physical environment and maintenance. Directly supervises and evaluates direct support professionals. Ensures development and implementation of all services with attention to the well-being and quality of life for each person.
  • Requirements: Bachelors degree in Human Service Field. Two years experience working in the field of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities preferred. Skills in supervision and management. Written and verbal communication skills required. High School Diploma with 10 years of significant experience with a proven track record at Mountain Lake Services or 5 years of significant experience at Mountain Lake Services and 5 years of experience at an agency that provides services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities may be considered in lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Hours: This is a Full Time, 40 hour per week position, with Saturday and Sunday off.
  • Starting wage: $55,341
Assistant Manager
  • Description: Include assisting the Manager in daily operation of services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Major job functions consist of ensuring implementation of services and needed documentation, supervising staff, and enhancing the quality of life of the people we support.
  • Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in the Human Service Field. One year of experience working in the field of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities preferred. Skills in supervision and management. Written and verbal communication skills required. High School Diploma with 5 years of significant experience with a proven track record at Mountain Lake Services may be considered in lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Location: Port Henry, Keeseville, Jay
  • Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 4:30 pm. However, flexibility essential in order to meet the demands of the job.
  • Starting wage: $39,520
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
  • Description: This is a stimulating opportunity to work with adults with intellectual disabilities in residential settings under the supervision of an RN. The incumbent is responsible for: assisting people with activities of daily living skills; caring for people's medical needs; attending and following up on medical and clinic appointments; and medication & treatment administration in compliance with medication policies.
  • Additional Duties:: Provide prompt and proper medical attention to residents' routine and special medical needs. Ensure that accurate and complete records of medical and nursing services are entered into each resident's file. These positions are full time weekend and evening hours.
  • Requirements: A NYS CNA certification in New York State is required. Experience with people with developmental disabilities is desirable and preferred. Demonstrated leadership and organizational skills are required. Ability to work collaboratively with staff is a must.
  • Location: Moriah, NY.
  • Starting wage: $35,360
Psychologist for Early Intervention Program
  • Description: Join our team and help children to reach their fullest potential. You will work alongside other professional team members to evaluate preschool-aged children in need of special education services.
  • Requirements: A Master’s degree in a related field and a NYS certification as a Clinical or School Psychologist is required. Experience in Early Childhood Development & Education and family dynamics preferred. Must have a driver’s license.
  • Location: Mountain Lake Services, Port Henry, NY.
  • Starting wage: $25.00/hour
Licensed Master Social Worker
  • Description : Seeking an energetic and committed professional to work in a dynamic organization supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • Requirements: Responsibilities include individual and group counseling, conducting assessments, coordinating admission/discharge process, and providing staff training. Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills necessary. LMSW preferred, MSW who is eligible for licensing will be considered. MLS qualifies as a public service loan forgiveness employer.
  • Starting wage: $65,000 - $75,000
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
  • Description: Provide outpatient care in an Article 16 Clinic setting to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities who have psychiatric mental health needs. Within the clinic setting, develop treatment plans in collaboration with family members and professional staff. This position entails diagnosing, conducting assessments, prescribing medications, and providing psychosocial examinations and emergency psychiatric services.
  • Requirements: An RN license to practice in New York State is required, as well as a Master's degree in psychiatric or mental health nursing from a state-approved and accredited school for psychiatric training. Certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) is also required. Experience with people with developmental disabilities is desirable and preferred. Demonstrated leadership and organizational skills are required. Two years of experience or 3600 hour in the field is required as well.
  • Location: On site at our Article 16 Clinic, Port Henry, NY. or remote work options available.
  • Hourly Rate: $140-$160/hour
Administrative Specialist for Fiscal Intermediary
  • Description: Under the supervision of the Director of FI, the position is responsible for assisting with all aspects of Self-Directed Service provision. Responsibilities include reviewing paperwork, communicating with individuals and their families, attending launch meetings, and other duties as required.
  • Requirements: Associate degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or Human Services, and two years of office experience. One year of experience in the Human Services field is preferred. Candidate must be proficient in computer software use including database management and information processing. Must have excellent written, verbal and organizational skills, and a clean, valid, driver's license.
  • Location: Port Henry
  • Salary Range: $17.00-$18.50/hour