State of Nebraska Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - TECUMSEH in Tecumseh, Nebraska

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - TECUMSEH

Salary

See Position Description

Location

Tecumseh, NE

Job Type

PERM FULL TIME

Department

Correctional Services, Department of

Job Number

046TSCILPN

Closing

9/28/2017 11:59 PM Central

  • Description

  • Benefits

Description

SALARY BASED ON EXPERIENCE INCLUDING SHIFT DIFFERENTIAL - $16.048/hour BASE RATE.

For more information call the Director of Nursing at (402) 479 - 5632. For Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accommodations, please contact ADA Coordinator Lisa Mathews at 402-479-5812, or lisa.mathews@nebraska.gov.

Day/Evening/Night rotation

Examples of Work

Perform patient care in a clinic or hospital setting in a correctional institution. Administer medications, transcribe and carry out doctor's orders, assess patients utilizing protocols, triage, respond to emergencies. Assist in moving inmate patients. Assists with inventory and ordering of supplies and medications.

Qualifications / Requirements

REQUIREMENT: A current license in good standing to practice as a licensed practical nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a licensed practical nurse in Nebraska is required.

OTHER: Will complete four to eight weeks of on the job training. Applicants accepting a job offer must pass the following pre-employment exams in this order: medical examination, and at a randomly announced time, pass a drug test. Once at the Staff Training Academy, must successfully complete the fully paid Nebraska Corrections Training Program. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. with assistance.