Licensed Practical Nurse

Recruitment #220209-UNCY-20

Introduction

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Please apply at:
https://oklahoma.gov/odmhsas/about/career-opportunities/job-listings.html

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Licensed Practical Nurse

About the Position:
• 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, familiars, and groups in a variety of settings.  Duties will also include taking temperatures, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure, administering medications 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. 

Job Type/Salary:
• Open/Close dates: 2/10/2022 – Until filled
• Multiple Vacancies
• Full-time
• Annual Salary is: $35,250 - $44,000
• Primary Working Hours are: 2:00pm – 10:30pm
• FLSA Status:  Non-Exempt

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. 
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. 
Level I – Possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a licensed practical nurse as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing.

Special Requirements:
• Filling of this position is contingent upon approval of the freeze exception request form.
• Applicants must be willing and able to fulfill any job-related travel normally associated with this position and as such have a valid driver’s license.
• Applicant must be able to pass an OSBI background check.
• Upon 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. 

Great Reasons to Work with Us:
ODMHSAS is proud to provide a comprehensive benefits package designed to support our employees and their dependents.  

Our benefits include:
• Generous state paid benefit allowance to help cover insurance premiums
• A wide choice of health insurance plans with no pre-existing condition exclusions or limitations
• Flexible spending accounts for health care expenses or dependent care
• Employee assistance programs and health and fitness programs
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous match
• Longevity Bonus for years of service
• Student Loan repayment options
• Training opportunities for CEU requirements

About us
Located in Northeast Oklahoma, Rose Rock Recovery Center is a 48-bed mental health facility. 

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.

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.

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request.
An Equal Opportunity Employer

NOTES

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No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.