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House Monitor w/SNAP Responsibilities

House Monitor w/SNAP Responsibilities

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Adult Rehabilitation
Regular Full-Time

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This position is at The Salvation Army's Adult Rehabilitation Center for Women in Romulus, MI.



  1. Assist beneficiaries with applying for S.N.A.P. benefits.
  2. Coordinate logistics with S.N.A.P. Specialist in aiding Beneficiaries with applying for SNAP benefits.
  3. Enforce house rules and overall security of the ARC. Adhere to, enforce, and effectively implement program policies and procedures.
  4. Assure that all residents are properly maintaining the common areas and facility.
  5. Observe and report any unusual behaviors of potential areas of conflict between residents and report it to supervisors.
  6. Conduct crisis intervention when necessary and refer to Resident Manager and Manager of Rehabilitation Services.
  7. Complete data entry to include, but not limited to: staff logs, reports and sign in/sign outs.
  8. Complete data entry into Service Point to include, but not limited to: inventory, intake, discharges, class enrollment, drug screens, and beneficiary incidents.
  9. Complete daily duties including, but not limited to: intakes, urine drug screens, alcohol tests, dorm searches, mail processing, emergency drills, fire, tornado, etc. in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  10. Supervise the daily activities of residents while in the facility to include, but not limited to: clean up, signing in and out of facility, recreation, visitation, and meal times.
  11. Maintain an active presence on the floor (common and dorm areas) by conducting frequent circulations of the facility. Check for unsafe conditions and facility and dorm cleanliness. Document and take steps to correct conditions as required.
  12. Search and accept appropriate and allowed drop off items. Issue a receipt for all cash drop offs. Maintain security of items until beneficiary receives them and proper forms are completed.
  13. Communicate emergency situations in timely manner to Manager of Rehabilitation Services, Director of Rehabilitation Services and co-workers. Notify Manager of Rehabilitation Services & Director of Rehabilitation Services when law enforcement officers and/or fire department, EMS personnel are called to facility.
  14. Notify supervisor of all household repairs and provide on-site monitoring of repair/handyman persons.
  15. Document unusual activity, vandalism, maintenance issues, injuries and medical concerns as needed. Notify appropriate supervisor as necessary.
  16. Comply with medication policies and procedures. Accurately maintain related records (e.g. logging, inventory, counts, and audits) and immediately report discrepancies to supervisor.
  17. Transport beneficiaries in company vehicle as needed and/or directed. Record mileage, gas usage and other pertinent information when transporting beneficiaries. Monitor company vehicle use and maintenance needs and report any problems to supervisor.
  18. Participate in In-Service Training and local seminars/workshops.
  19. Work successfully and in unity with all departments of the ARC.
  20. Support the mission statement of The Salvation Army.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.




This position has no supervisory responsibilities.



Education and/or Experience

High school Degree or equivalent. MCBAP certification and/or experience in rehabilitation facility preferred . Experience with Windows Office and other Personal Computer applications preferred. Skills in data management are helpful.



Language Skills

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common professional journals and reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from beneficiaries, agencies, or the community. Ability to effectively present information to administration, beneficiaries, and/or public groups.



Reasoning Ability

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations. Ability to interpret a variety of materials furnished in written, oral or schedule form.



Clerical/Mathematics Skills

Abilities to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.




CPRM or CADC is preferred.



Must possess a willingness to address spiritual needs, such as repentance, forgiveness and salvation.



Must be willing to work late nights and/or weekends and support the program and its requirements.



The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church.

Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.