The Department of Mental Health is covered by the Missouri Merit System. Interested applicants must submit an application for Merit Examination to the Missouri Division of Personnel, PO Box 388, Jefferson City, MO 65102, along with a copy of their college transcript(s). If a written examination is required you will be notified of the date, time and place of examination. Other classifications are evaluated based on the criteria of education and experience and do not require a written examination.

After completion of the examination process, your score(s) will be sent to you by mail. Your name and score will be placed on the appropriate register in grade order. When vacancies occur, the Department can request a certificate listing the names and scores of eligible applicants. Merit System rules require that vacancies be filled from the top 15 available applicants listed on the certificate.

Some classifications used by the Department can be hired through a non-competitive process. If you are interested in positions such as Client Attendant Trainee, Registered Nurse, LPN, Special Education Teacher, Physical or Occupational Therapist, Speech Pathologist, etc, please contact the personnel officer at the mental health facility where you are interested in working.

Job Specifications - link takes you to descriptions of available positions on the Office of Administration's website. To apply for any of the positions below you need to contact the facility directly.

DMH Application

DMH Affirmative Action Survey

Special Job Listings/Administrative

To inquire about the opportunities listed below please contact the appropriate facility personnel office.

Job Title  sort arrow City  sort arrow Facility  sort arrow Bi-Monthly Salary  sort arrow Close Date sort arrow
Habilitation Specialist I Columbia Central MO Regional Center $1208.50 -- $1,682.50 05/13/2016
Habilitation Specialist II Columbia Central MO Regional Center $1406.00 -- $1,995.50 05/13/2016
Developmental Disabilities Community Specialist/CLC Columbia Central MO Regional Center $1508.50 -- $2,129.00 Semi-Monthly 06/23/2016
Case Manager I Columbia Central MO Regional Center $1313.00 (semi-monthly) 06/30/2016
Developmental Disabilities Community Worker I Columbia Central MO Regional Center $1313.00 (semi-monthly) 06/30/2016
Developmental Disabilities Community Worker II Columbia Central MO Regional Center $1406.00 (Semi-Monthly) 06/30/2016
Recreational Therapist I or Music Therapist I Farmington Sex Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment Center $1322.50 N/A
Psychologist Farmington Sex Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment Ctr Based on Education and Experie N/A
Registered Nurse Farmington Sex Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment Ctr Based on Education and Experie N/A
Registered Nurse Farmington Southeast MO Mental Health Center Based on Education and Experie N/A
Psychiatrist Farmington Southeast MO Mental Health Center Based on Education and Experie N/A
Psychologist Farmington Southeast MO Mental Health Center Based on Education and Experie N/A
Recreational Therapist II Fulton Fulton State Hospital Based on education/experience N/A
Psychologist I - multiple vacancies throughout the facility Fulton Fulton State Hospital Based on education/experience N/A
CCP I/CCP II/LCSW Fulton Fulton State Hospital Based on education/experience N/A
Registered Nurse Fulton Fulton State Hospital Based on education/experience N/A
Psychiatric Technician I Fulton Fulton State Hospital $920.50 - $947.00 N/A
LPN I-II Fulton Fulton State Hospital Based on education/experience N/A
Security Aide I Fulton Fulton State Hospital $1,217.00 - $1,298.00 N/A
Developmental Assistant I Higginsville Higginsville Habilitation Center 924.50 (Days, Evenings & Night N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse Higginsville Higginsville Habilitation Center Based on education/experience N/A
Community Mental Health Services Supervisor Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $1881.50 (Semi-Monthly) 06/29/2016
Office Support Assistant (Keyboarding) Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $939.00 (Semi-Monthly) 06/29/2016
Accounting Clerk Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $1043.00 (Semi-Monthly) 06/29/2016
Security Officer I Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $1043.00 (Semi-Monthly) 06/29/2016
PSYCHATRIC TECHNICIAN II Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $1003.00 - $1066.00 (Semi-Monthly) 06/23/2016
DIRECT CARE AIDE (PRN) Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $12.12 per hour (no benefits) N/A
PSYCHIATRIC TECHNICIAN-I Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $975.50 (Bi-Monthly) N/A
Registered Nurse (PRN) Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $25.25 per hour (no benefits) N/A
LPN (PRN) Kansas City Center for Behavioral Medicine $16.16 per hour (no benefits) N/A
Clinical Psychologist Marshall Northwest Community Services Based on Education/Experience N/A
Licensed Behavioral Analyst Marshall Northwest Community Services Based on Education/Experience N/A
Developmental Assistant I (Various shifts) Marshall Northwest Community Services 924.50/sm (+shift diff if appl N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse Marshall Northwest Community Services Based on Education/Experience N/A
Developmental Assistant I Sikeston Southeast MO Residential Services 839.00 (+ shift differential i N/A
Program Spec II MH St. Joseph St. Louis Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center 2047.00 N/A
Personnel Analyst I St. Joseph Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Ctr $29,976.00-$41,940.00 (Annual) N/A
Senior Office Support Assistant (Keyboarding) St. Joseph Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Ctr $25,032.00 - $33,636.00 (Annual) N/A
Registered Nurse Manager (Band 1) St. Joseph Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Ctr $41,388.00 - $69,660.00 (Annual) N/A
Staff Development Officer (MH) St. Joseph Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Ctr $1,682.50 -$2,454.50 Semi-Monthly N/A
Staff Physician Specialist St. Joseph Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Ctr $195,453.00 - $222,389.00 (Annual) + 4.1% Boards. N/A
Psychologist I St. Joseph Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Ctr Based on Education and Experience N/A
Registered Nurses St. Joseph Northwest MO Psychiatric Rehabilitation Ctr 1773.00 N/A
Developmental Asst II St. Louis St. Louis DDTC St. Charles & South County $916-$1230 (+ shift differenti N/A
Psychiatric Technician I St. Louis St. Louis Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center 881.00 N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Part Time 3rd Shift St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $18.81 - $19.51 per hour 07/31/2016
Registered Nurse St. Louis St. Louis Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center Based on education/experience or 27.56 per hour-PRN N/A
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURESE II - EVENING SHIFT St. Louis St. Louis DDTC $1,657.50 Semi-monthly with a $26.00 semi-monthly shift differential. N/A
LPN I-II -- 1st Shift St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $1,630.00 - 1,690.50 Semi-Monthly 07/31/2016
Licensed Practical Nurse II - Days, Evenings, Nights St. Louis St. Louis DDTC 1,657.50 06/06/2016
Office Support Assistant - Clerical (Switchboard 3rd Shift) St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $911.00 - $1,204.50 06/03/2016
LPN I-II -- 2nd Shift St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $1,630.00 - 1690.50 Semi-Monthly 07/31/2016
Personnel Analyst I St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center 1,249.00 - 1,482.00 06/28/2016
Dietitian I-II St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $1313.00 -- $2,047.00 07/15/2016
Developmental Assistant III - 3rd Shift St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $1,076.00 - $1,478.00 07/01/2016
Developmental Assistant II - 1st Shift St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $1,003.00 - $1,339.50 06/30/2016
Developmental Assistant II - 3rd Shift St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center $1,003.00 - $1,339.50 06/30/2016
Accounting Clerk St. Louis St. Louis DDTC 1,093.00 - $1,401.50 06/30/2016
Registered Nurse Supervisor Nights St. Louis St. Louis DDTC 3,106.50 with a 9% shift diff for Team III 07/07/2016
Case Manager I-II St. Louis St. Louis Regional Office $1,359.50 - $1,995.50 07/08/2016
REGISTERED NURSE SUPERVISOR DAYS St. Louis St. Louis DDTC 3,168.50 SEMI-MONTHLY 07/20/2016
Unit Program Supervisor (UPS) Unit 3 St. Louis Bellefontaine Habilitation Center 1,596.00 - 1,958.00 07/27/2016
Registered Nurse - Clinical Operations St. Louis Hawthorn Childrens Psychiatric Hospital Based on education/experience N/A
Psychiatric Technician I St. Louis Hawthorn Childrens Psychiatric Hospital 856.00-881.00 N/A
Registered Nurse St. Louis Hawthorn Childrens Psychiatric Hospital Based on education/experience N/A
Registered Nurse St. Louis Metropolitan St. Louis Psychiatric Center 27.56 per hour-PRN N/A
Licensed Practical Nurse II evenings St. Louis St. Louis DDTC - St. Charles Habilitation Center 1641.00 + shift differential N/A
Developmental Asst. I St. Louis St. Louis DDTC South County & St. Charles 839-1091.50 (+shift differenti N/A