Program Assistant- Closes 7/22/17

Position Program Assistant (71000 – Adult Services)
Employer Compass Health
Job Description Compass Health is the region’s largest private, non-profit organization providing mental health and chemical dependency services in Island, San Juan, Skagit, Snohomish, and Whatcom counties of Western Washington. We provide quality creative services to children, families and adults in a variety of outpatient, residential and inpatient settings. Our goal is to help people stay in their home and in their community, surrounded by family and friends who can support them during difficult times.





Program Assistant

Program: 71000 – Adult Services; Skagit County

Location: Mount Vernon

Hours: Full-time (40 hours/week)

Wage: $15.00/DOE




Compass Health is in need of a Program Assistant at our Adult Services in Skagit County. The Program Assistant performs a variety of complex clerical and administrative duties with minimal supervision. Responsibilities may include triaging calls, coordinating communication between team and clients, assisting clients, families, and other agencies in getting answers to questions, de-escalating situations, maintaining program expenditures, coordinating management information system, maintaining client confidentiality, and providing general clerical support to clinical and medical staff as assigned.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required, AA or BA Degree preferred.
  • Experience in medical, mental health or social services field preferred.
  • Valid Washington State Driver’s License required including vehicle and appropriate insurance, if applicable • Excellent clerical and/or administrative skills.
  • Basic knowledge of money management and good math skills.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to multitask within a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to maintain a positive, solution-focused demeanor when responding to conflicts or problems.
  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal.
  • General computer proficiency, including the ability to utilize electronic medical record systems and accurate typing and word processing skills.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment criminal background check, which may or may not include an additional search by DSHS.


Days/Hours TBD
Contact Info Human Resources

1100 S 2nd St, Mt Vernon, WA 98273


PHONE: 425.349.8452

How to Apply    If you are interested in this position, please send your CV/Resume to For more information about Compass Health, please visit our website at


Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Position Closes July 22, 2017