Licensed Practical Nurse III, II, I

Recruitment #200710-UNCY-202

Introduction

Licensed Practical Nurse III, 2604
Announcement # 2021-02

Primary working hours: 
3:00pm - 11:30pm

Primary work location: Rose Rock Recovery Center, Vinita, OK

Major Work Duties:  
The incumbent in this position would be responsible for performing technical direct and indirect nursing care, under the supervision or direction of a registered nurse or licensed physician.  This would include assisting with assessing, reporting, and recording health status of consumers, families, and groups in a variety of settings. 

Duties will also include taking temperatures, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure, administering medications as ordered, participating in developing and implementing appropriate aspects of a plan of care, and various other technical nursing tasks in providing health care to consumers.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience
(Level III) – Possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a licensed practical nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing and three years of practical nursing experience.  $38,500+

(Level II) – Possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a licensed practical nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing and one year of practical nursing experience. $34,500+

(Level I) – Possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a licensed practical nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing. $31,500+

Additional Factors for Consideration:  
Upon a conditional offer of employment, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services applicants must submit to a physical examination and shall meet the physical examination requirements of occasionally lifting/carrying 50 pounds and able to push and pull a maximum force of 25 pounds. 

Applicants must be able to pass an OSBI background check. 

Possession of a valid U.S. driver’s license at the time of appointment to perform job related travel.

Drug and Alcohol Pre-employment and Pre-placement Testing:  Upon a conditional offer of employment, applicants for safety sensitive positions shall be required to submit to urinalysis to test for drugs.  Appointment to a safety sensitive position shall be contingent upon a negative drug test result.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.

THIS AGENCY REQUIRES COVERAGE 24 HOURS, 7 DAYS PER WEEK. WORK HOURS AND LOCATION MAY VARY DEPENDING ON BUSINESS NECESSITY. EMPLOYEES MAY BE REQUIRED TO WORK WEEKENDS AND OVERTIME.

First Preference / Pre-Announcement:  DMHSAS facilities must notify the above listed HR department by the opening date and time listed above if they have employees with a first preference request to return to work on a limited duty release.
Send to: Rose Rock Recovery Center, Department of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services
Human Resources Management ● P.O. Box 69, Vinita, OK 74301
Telephone number (918) 256-7841● ofchr@odmhsas.org

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Conclusion

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