Careers | Career Opportunities

Psych Techs

We Believe In the Power of Potential

We believe that expertise and compassion promote healing, that flexibility creates potential, and that an investment in our employees is an investment in a stronger community.

Pine Rest is a world-class behavioral healthcare hub offering the full continuum of mental health care and addiction treatment from our 220-acre main campus in Grand Rapids, plus telehealth and outpatient locations throughout the region. And we are hiring

If you are looking for a place where you can find your purpose, make a true difference in people’s lives, and grow your own career, Pine Rest is a place you can be part of something bigger. As an extension of our treatment team, psychiatric technicians work directly with our hospital patients and residents to help them achieve their treatment goals. 

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A Great Start to Your Healthcare Career.

All you need is a high school diploma or GED and an interest in helping people. We’ll provide all the training and certifications you need including CPR certification, therapy facilitation and therapeutic communication skills all while gaining hands-on behavioral health experience.

Support to Reach Your Career Dreams.

When you work as a psych tech, Pine Rest will help you pay for schooling and support your career advancement. Many psych techs go on to become social workers, psychologists, nurses or managers. Others choose to work in IT, finance, marketing or administration. Several of our executive team started as psych techs!

Be Part of a Community of Caring Professionals.

At Pine Rest, you’ll be part of a tight-knit team, working in a true healing environment and be able to witness the impact of your efforts first-hand, every day. In a recent employee survey, our staff overwhelmingly said that their coworkers and managers make Pine Rest a great place to work!

Comprehensive Benefits

Education Assistance

Up to a $21,000 lifetime benefit towards degrees that support your role or growth at Pine Rest

Employee Discount Programs

Gym membership, travel, electronics and more

Insurance Coverage

Medical, Rx, Dental, Vision

Disability & Life

Employer paid benefits

Retirement Options

403(b) retirement plan (similar to a 401K but for non-profit organizations) which allows for employer and employee pre-tax contributions

Employee Assistance Program

Free therapy & counseling, discounts on financial & legal consultations and more.

What our teams members have to say.