Licensed Practical Nurse III

Recruitment #220705-Y11C-53

Introduction

Position Located at our Lighthouse Substance Abuse Facility

Click to apply: https://odmhsas.applytojob.com/apply/mxoAl2Jnfl/Licensed-Practical-Nurse-LPN-Lighthouse

Join a Team that CARES! At ODMHSAS, we believe in I.C.A.R.E. - Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence. Our mission is to promote healthy communities and provide the highest quality care to enhance the well-being of all Oklahomans.

Northwest Center for Behavioral Health is recruiting for compassionate, dedicated nursing professionals! Help us make a difference in the lives of all Oklahomans.  NCBH is currently accepting resumes for a Licensed Practical Nurse for our Lighthouse Substance Abuse Facility in Woodward!

About the Position: The LPN work duties will include performing nursing procedures or specialized functions in accordance with knowledge and skills. Assists in assessing, reporting, and recording health status of patients. Administers medications as ordered. Takes temperatures, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure, and various other technical nursing tasks in providing health care to patients.

Job Type/ Salary:
Announcement Period: 07/01/2022 - 08/15/2022
Full Time
8 Hour Shifts
Annual Salary : Level III  $44,000.00 
$3.00/Hour shift differentials for evening/nights/weekends/holidays
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
(2) Two Vacancies

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 (3) years of practical nursing experience.

About us:  Interested in joining one of the best state agencies in Oklahoma? We want you at Northwest Center for Behavioral Health! NCBH provides excellent treatment to all of Northwestern Oklahoma. We are licensed and Joint Commission accredited since 1974. We provide complete mental health and substance abuse services for the individuals of Northwest Oklahoma in our outpatient offices, residential substance abuse program and our inpatient psychiatric unit.

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 benefit allowance to off-set insurance costs
Flexible Spending Account
11 Paid Holidays
15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave the first year
Retirement Savings Plan with a generous company match
Employee Assistance Program
Longevity Bonus for years of service
Student Loan repayment options

Special Requirements: 

Applicant must be able to pass an OSBI background.

Must possess a US driver’s license to perform job related travel if necessary. 

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.

(if Required) Applicants must submit to a physical examination and shall meet the physical examination requirements of occasionally lifting/carrying 50 pounds and be able to pull a maximum force of 25 pounds.

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.