(518) 346-4436

Career Opportunities

 Home / Services / Details

New Choices Recovery Center Career Opportunities

New Choices Recovery Center is an equal opportunity employer that hires individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications and ability to perform effectively in the position being filled, and without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender preference, age, national origin, disability or military status. Interested candidates that can forward their cover letter, resume and references to Mrs. Debra Sivack at dsivack@newchoicesrecovery.org.


We are currently seeking an enthusiastic accounting professional to join our established team as the Accounting Specialist. This is a full-time, permanent position.

The Accounting Specialist will perform any combination of following:

  • Reconciling Bank and general ledger accounts.
  • Preparation and completion of financial forecasts.
  • Responsible for the processing, balancing and reconciliation of bi-weekly payroll using ADP software.
  • Processes Accounts Payable and assist with day to day financial operations.
  • Must be well-organized and detail oriented with the ability to meet strict deadlines.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a business related field or Accounting required. CPA Preferred.
  • Minimum of four years’ experience in accounting and processing payroll.
  • Experience in accounts payable preferred.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and other accounting software skills are expected.

In addition to salary, compensation includes contribution to health and dental insurance, agency paid life insurance, 403(b) with company match, generous paid time off.

Residential Counselor

New Choices Recovery Center, a comprehensive chemical dependency treatment provider in Schenectady, has employment opportunities for full time and per-diem Residential Counselors in our Community Residential programs. Duties include care coordination, medication oversight, individual/group counseling and record keeping. Candidates must have prior experience in human services with preference given to individuals with CASAC, CASAC-T and/or Bachelor degree.


Residential Supervisor

New Choices Recovery Center, a comprehensive chemical dependency treatment program in Schenectady, has a Residential Supervisor position available in our Men's community residential program. The Residential Supervisor oversees the day to day operations of a community residence serving men in recovery. The Supervisor is responsible for all programmatic and financial operations, supervision of staff and oversight of patients' individualized treatment plans. Applicants must be a Qualified Health Professional (CASAC, MSW, MHC) and have at least three years of clinical supervision experience in chemical dependency services.


Certified Recovery Peer Advocate

New Choices Recovery Center, a comprehensive Chemical Dependency Treatment provider in Schenectady, has full-time and part time opportunities for Certified Recovery Peer Advocates. Certified Recovery Peer Advocates assist individuals in recovery from mental health and addiction with setting and pursuing their recovery goals, monitoring their progress, lending assistance with treatment, modeling effective coping techniques and self-help strategies and supporting self-advocacy. Candidates must have a valid Recovery Peer Advocate Certification from the New York Certification Board, familiarity with 12-step meetings, be able to cooperate and work as a team with clinicians and community resources, and must have reliable means of transportation.


Our salaries are competitive and we offer a generous benefit package. Interested candidates should e-mail their resumes and references.