Salary: $45,000-$52,000 p/ year
Job Description: Do you want to help build lives of meaning purpose and recovery? First Step House is a well-established, non-profit behavioral health organization that has multiple drug and alcohol treatment centers in Utah. Our team fosters a culture of honesty, transparency, proactive problem solving, and a purpose and belief in something bigger than ourselves. We are looking to hire the best employees, those who have an established set of skills yet are coachable, and those who seek to find solutions to problems rather than remaining stuck on obstacles. We support our employees by encouraging both professional and personal growth.

We are currently seeking to hire a Utilization Manager who is passionate about helping to serve our organization and patients. This role can be complex as the Utilization Manager must navigate between varying interests of clients, clinical staff, funders, legal entities, and other stake holders and balance multiple roles and responsibilities. This role requires strong collaborative skills, as with various teams, including treatment teams, government agencies and legal entities. In this position, you will help people build lives of meaning, purpose, and recovery by:

• Manage the utilization review process across the organization
• Review funding requests and act as a liaison between therapists and funders
• Ensure quality of both data and written requests
• Train and assist clinical teams on utilization management processes
• Assist in other quality assurance department needs

This is a full-time position with benefits that include:

• Generous paid time off allowance (18 days starting in year one with significant increases each year after)
• Generous holiday policy (14 observed holidays a year including your birthday)
• Group health
• 401(k) employer matching
• Dental
• Vision
• Life insurance
• Opportunity for annual merit increase
• Opportunity for annual bonus

Rate of pay is $45,000 - $52,000 annually depending on experience.

Requirements: Master’s level therapist, strong writing skills, strong communication skills.

This position will remain open until filled.

For more information about our non-profit organization, you can visit our website at
Location: 411 N Grant Street Salt Lake City
Status: Full-Time


How to Apply: Please call or send an email to Marissa Mendoza
801-359-8862 x 2157
Closing Date: Open until filled
Your Website: Visit organizational website.