Career Opportunities

Cottonwood Tucson in Tucson AZ: A Great Place to Work


Current Career Opportunities

PRN and Part Time Positions Available

We currently have a need for RNS and LPNS to work on an as needed basis and/or part time evening/night shifts. Applicants that join our team will experience a creative and supportive treatment team environment. An Arizona RN or LPN is required. Previous experience working in behavioral health or in a psychiatric nursing setting is preferred. Familiarity with 12-Step programs is recommended. We offer competitive hourly and shift/charge differential rates and an excellent benefit program.


(24 hours/week)

The Utilization Review Coordinator will apply learned skills to positively impact patient services. This position is responsible for ensuring the timely and consistent completion of the utilization review process and conducting the full range of third party utilization review activities, including pre-certification, concurrent review and appeals. The selected candidate acts as a liaison between staff (medical, clinical, admissions and patient accounts), patient and third party payers as well as advocates for patients to access and use insurance benefits throughout treatment.

Three to five years of experience in utilization review or relevant clinical work in behavioral health is required. An understanding of chemical dependency/addiction and mental health illnesses and the treatment of such is required. Experience using Word and Excel are also preferred. The ability to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and phone skills is required. The desired candidate will have an RN, MSW, or Utilization Review certification; other related work experience or clinical credential may be considered.


(40 hours/week)

We currently have a full-time position available working with our inpatient adult population.

The desired candidate must have a Masters Degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field and be licensed by the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health or AZ License eligible. Applicants without a Masters Degree will not be considered. A minimum of two years of documented prior experience as a counselor/therapist working with adults is strongly desired. Previous experience working with co-occurring disorders in a residential treatment facility is required. Knowledge of chemical dependency, trauma recovery, family systems theories, and 12-Step recovery programs is strongly preferred. Flexibility to work as a Specialty Counselor/Therapist providing groups is essential for the individual selected for this position.

Along with the opportunity to contribute to the wellbeing of others in an atmosphere of caring and support, we offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and an excellent benefits package..


Our employees enjoy highly competitive hourly rates, shift differentials, and flexible schedules. Qualified individuals interested in joining our supportive and caring environment, should submit their resume or application to:


How To Apply

Mary Becker
Director, Human Resources
Cottonwood Tucson, Inc.
4110 W. Sweetwater Drive
Tucson, AZ 85745

Phone: 520-743-2105
Fax: 520-74-.2133


Cottonwood Tucson, Inc. offers competitive wages, shift differentials, flexible schedules and an excellent benefit program that includes, health, dental, life and disability insurance as well as a 401(K) plan.

Candidates interested in our drug rehab treatment career opportunities should submit their résumé or application, in confidence.

Completed employment applications can be submitted to Mary Becker at

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