LPN II / 2602

Recruitment #200616-UNCY-174

Introduction

 

Position is located at the Southwest Oklahoma Juvenile center in Manitou, OK.

LPN II / 2602 - $43,696.00/annually

Drug and Alcohol Pre-Employment and Pre-Placement Testing:
This position is a safety sensitive position as defined by 63 O.S. § 427.8 (K)(1)(i)(2) due to providing direct patient care. Therefore, those applicants testing positive for marijuana will not be hired even when in possession of a valid medical marijuana license

This is an unclassified, term-limited position.  Per 10A O.S. § 2-7-202: “Effective June 1, 2020, employees hired for service at the Southwest Oklahoma Juvenile Center in Manitou shall be considered unclassified and employed in a term-limited appointment. If state services continue at the facility after the designated term, the employee may be transferred into a non-term-limited position. Current employees and employees hired prior to June 1, 2020, shall not be subject to this provision.”

Perform nursing assessments on new admissions and readmissions, taking vital signs, cleansing wounds, applying dressing and splints as ordered by doctor, recording medication as given, administering first aid to employees and residents as ordered by doctor.

Position will observe patient for positive improvement from medications; document and report to appropriate physician; complete nursing assessments on new employees which will consist of TB screenings; contagious disease screening and documenting same. Maintaining health records on residents and employees.

Evaluates the need and administers prescribed medications per doctor's orders (routine and standing) as appropriate. Will follow physician's orders in administering medications, treatments, wound dressing, obtaining lab specimens (i.e. blood draws)

Special Requirements:
Must be able to pass background check and drug screening.

Applicants must be willing and able to perform all job-related travel normally associated with this position & possess a valid Oklahoma driver's license at time of appointment.

Conclusion

Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.


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