SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, CA
San Bernardino, California, United States
The Job FUTURE SALARY INCREASES: 2.5% increase 7/18/20 2.5% increase 7/31/21 3.0% increase 7/31/22 ATTEND OUR EVENT AND TAKE YOUR FIRST STEPS TO JOINING OUR TEAM The County isrecruiting for Licensed Vocational Nurses I - Corrections who assist physicians, registered nurses and other health specialists in the treatment and care of patients in an adult or juvenile locked correctional facility . Duties include providing basic nursing care; collecting vital signs, blood, and specimens; and administering medications as directed. Incumbents in this class are expected to perform the full range of duties under close supervision while acquiring the experience and skill of a journey-level Licensed Vocational Nurse. The list established by this recruitment willbe used to fill current and future vacancies in the Sheriff's (Adult population) and Probation (Youth population) . The Sheriff's Department positions are for day, evening and night shifts (with an immediate need for the High Desert) . We are also accepting applications for Licensed Vocational Nurse II - Corrections, which requires a separate application. Applicants are encouraged to view the Licensed Vocational Nurse II - Corrections announcement and apply for both levels, as appropriate. For more detailed information, refer to the Licensed Vocational Nurse I - Corrections job description. CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT 1)Certification: Must possess and maintain Basic Life Support certification. 2)Shift: Must be available for rotating shift work, including weekends and holidays, and may be required to assist after normal duty hours in emergency situations and may involve hostile or volatile wards and inmates. Night shift differential and overtime compensation are available. 3) Background: Candidates must not have been convicted of a felony and, upon appointment, must successfully pass a thorough background investigation, including a fingerprint check and polygraph. 4) Physical Demands: Ability to perform for extended periods of time: balancing, bending, climbing, crawling, kneeling, sitting, squatting, standing, stooping, turning, twisting; and walking long distances both indoors and outdoors in various weather conditions; hand and finger dexterity in both hands; ability to manipulate heavy duty security locks and doors; reaching or working above and below shoulder level; normal vision, including color discrimination; normal hearing; andcarrying up to 10 pounds. NOTE: Incumbents will be required to respond immediately to emergencies while on duty which may involve hostile and volatile wards and inmates . 5) Working Conditions: Working conditions involve exposure to hazardous and infectious materials and communicable diseases. 6) Travel: Travel throughout the county will be required. Incumbents are required to make provision for transportation. A valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be maintained for the individual providing the transportation. 7)Promotion: Incumbents in the class of Licensed Vocational Nurse I - Corrections are eligible for promotion upon meeting minimum qualifications and upon receipt of a satisfactory work progress report. Employees must qualify for promotion to Licensed Vocational Nurse II - Correctionswithin 12 months or be terminated. Minimum Requirements License: Must possess and maintain a current Licensed Vocational Nurse license with the State of California. AND Certification: Must possess Basic Life Support certification. Note: License number and expiration date must be listed on the application to be eligible. Recent Graduates who are scheduled to take the NCLEX by January 3, 2020 are welcome to apply and possibly attend the Hiring Event (by invitation only). *Verification of your schedule exam date must be submitted with your application. Desired Qualifications The ideal candidate will have experience working in a correctional environment , who recognizes the complexity of "24/7" facilities and has the ability to work all shifts , including days, nights, weekends, swing, and rotating, in addition to working holidays, nights, and overtime as needed by the department. Selection Process There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on a review of the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire. It is to your advantage to be explicit in your responses on the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire. All communications regarding the selection process will be via e-mail. Applicants are encouraged to check their e-mail frequently to learn additional information regarding this recruitment. Check your GovernmentJobs account for notifications. Update your firewalls to allow e-mails from San Bernardino County through governmentjobs.com. Update your Spam, Junk, and Bulk settings to ensure it will not spam/block/filter communications from e-mail addresses with the following domain "@hr.sbcounty.gov". Finally, be sure to keep your personal information updated. Taking these steps now will help ensure you receive all communications regarding this recruitment. Please complete and submit the online employment application, supplemental questionnaire, and verification of NCLEX exam (if applicable)by 5 pm, Monday, January 6, 2020 to attend the hiring event. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaires. NOTE: Once an acceptable amount of applications have been received, this recruitment may close without further notice. To ensure timely andsuccessfulsubmission of your onlineapplication, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automaticallylogged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfullysubmitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application. If you require technical assistance , please click HERE to review theGovernmentJobs online application guide , or contact their Toll-FreeApplicant Support line at (855) 524-5627.Please notethat Human Resources is notresponsiblefor any issues or delays caused by the internet connection, computer or browser used to submit the application. Please click HERE for important Applicant Information and the County Employment Process . Closing Date/Time:
California Correctional Health Care
Elk Grove, CA, USA
$34,848 - $45,828 annual salary
Looking for a secure job with the State of California with opportunity for growth?
California Correctional Health Care Services (CCHCS) is seeking dedicated professionals, like you, to provide compassionate care to our diverse patient population within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s adult correctional institutions.
To thrive in this position, you must have:
A valid certificate from a Department of Consumer Affairs Medical Board-approved agency to work as a Medical Assistant:
American Association of Medical Assistants
American Medical Certification Association
American Medical Technologists
California Certifying Board of Medical Assistants
Multi-skilled Medical Certification Institute, Inc.
Ability to interact with culturally diverse teammates and patients in a professional and courteous manner
In return for your efforts, CCHCS offers comprehensive State of California benefits, including:
Generous paid time off and holiday schedule
A variety of medical, dental, and vision insurance options
Secure State of California retirement
Robust 401(k) and 457 retirement plan options
And much more
We have both full and part time positions and opportunities for advancement along our nursing career ladder, including the LVN, RN, and Supervising RN classifications. Plus, with locations throughout California, you’re sure to find your perfect fit!
Take the first step toward joining our outstanding team and apply online at:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY
Los Angeles, California, United States
Feb 28, 2020
FILING DATES: FEBRUARY 27, 2020 8:00 A.M. (PST) Until the needs of the service are met and is subject to closure without prior notice. EXAM NUMBER: Y5482A TYPE OF RECRUITMENT Open Competitive Job Opportunity REBULLETIN INFORMATION - THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS A REBULLETIN TO REOPEN THIS EXAMINATION AND UPDATE APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION. PERSONS WHO HAVE APPLIED WITHIN THE LAST 12 MONTHS NEED NOT TO REAPPLY, BUT MAY SUBMIT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IF THEY WISH. THE INFORMATION MUST CONTAIN THE CORRECT EXAM NUMBER AND EXAM NAME. The Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (DHS) i s the second largest health system in the nation, providing compassionate, quality care through its integrated system of hospitals and community-based clinics. DHS annually cares for about 600,000 unique patients, employs over 22,000 staff and has an annual operating budget of $4.3 billion. DHS leads the County's effort to provide health services to the residents of Los Angeles County, of which approximately two million are uninsured. DHS hospitals also conduct post-graduate medical education through university affiliations for interns, residents and fellows to train the physician workforce for tomorrow. THE MISSION: We're remaking the nation's largest county-run correctional health system with a focus on social justice medicine, compassionate whole-person care, community partnership and professional growth. Every day, we put our vision and our values into practice as we strive to improve healthcare for uniquely underserved population. DEFINITION: Incumbents in these positions are physicians assigned to a County Physician Registry and licensed to render professional medical services in a correctional setting on an hourly as needed basis. COMPLETING YOUR APPLICATION To apply, click on Apply below : Required Documents: Curriculum Vitae Statement of Career Goals Legible copy of certificate of completion of residency training program approved by the American Specialty Board. Legible copy of California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. Before submission of your information, it is necessary to ensure that all information is complete and includes all required documents as directed on the job posting in order for your information to be reviewed and processed in a timely manner. Essential Job Functions Performs medical work in ambulatory and in-patient environments, including primary and specialty fields. Prescribes drugs and/or therapy, monitors patients' progress, records observations and changes, and adjusts treatments as required. Consults with staff physicians and paramedical personnel regarding care of patients and/or medical and diagnostic work performed. Provides consultation to other medical services, including specialists in other fields. Maintain varied hours on a rotated schedule with other physicians to ensure that there is always a physician available, as needed. Confers with medical and professional personnel in such related fields as toxicology in order to discover the main and contributing causes of death. Conducts more difficult medical examinations. Testifies in court as an expert witness, as needed. Requirements SELECTION REQUIREMENTS: Completion of a residency program approved by an American Specialty Board in one or more designated specialties** or equivalent training***, Curriculum Vitae and Statement of Career Goals***. LICENSE: California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. Board Certification issued by the American Board of Medical Specialties - OR - American Board of Medical Specialties Board Eligible. A valid California Class C Driver License or the ability to utilize an alternative method of transportation when needed to carry out job-related essential functions. PHYSICAL CLASS III: Moderate: Includes standing or walking most of the time, with bending, stooping, squatting, twisting, and reaching; includes working on irregular surfaces, occasionally lifting objects weighting over 25 pounds, and frequent lifting of 10-25 pounds. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT INFORMATION: INFORMATION PERTAINING TO THE COMPLETION OF RESIDENCY PROGRAM *Applicants who will successfully complete their medical residency program approved by an American Specialty Board within six (6) months of filing may compete in this examination. However, their names will be withheld from the eligible register. Applicants MUST submit a copy of their recommendation letter from the Residency Program Director confirming good standing and anticipated successful completion date, at the time of filing or email the analyst within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online.. The recommendation letter must be on a legible letterhead from the accredited institution which shows the area of specialization. In the event candidates do not successfully complete their residency program, their names will be removed from the certification list. A copy of the completion of residency program certificate must be submitted before final appointment. Applicants who do not possess a Board Certification issued by the American Board of Medical Specialties at the time of filing may compete in this examination. However, their names will be withheld from the eligible register pending receipt of the required American Board Certification. Applicants who do not possess a California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate at the time of filing may compete in this examination. However, their names will be withheld from the certification list pending receipt of the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California. Applicants who have completed a residency training program approved by the American Specialty Board, Board Certification, and California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate MUST attach a legible copy of each certificate at the time of filing or email the analyst within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online. **Certification may be designated in one or more of following specialties: Family Practice Internal Medicine - General/Endocrinology ***Equivalent training is defined as that training which the appropriate American Certifying Board formally recognizes in writing as being equivalent. ****The Statement of Career Goal is a narrative that serves as an effective way of assessing current career achievements and the means one should take for accomplishing such career objectives. The career statement is a short and clear essay that clearly presents the career vision of a professional for making an effective career plan. Information pertaining to the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate Applicants who have the required California State Physician and Surgeon's Certificate authorized by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of California must include a legible copy of their certificate to the application at the time of filing or email the analyst within fifteen (15) calendar days of filing online. The required license and/or certificate MUST be current and unrestricted ; conditional, provisional, probationary or restricted licenses and/or certificates will NOT be accepted. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: EXAMINATION CONTENT: This examination will consist of a review and appraisal of qualifications based upon information from Curriculum Vitae and Statements of Career Goals and Achievements, weight 100%. This examination will assess Procedural Competencies, Cognitive and Diagnostic Competencies, Administrative Competencies, and Dispositional Competencies. Candidates must achieve a passing score of 70% or higher on the examination in order to be placed on the eligible register. ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION: Applications will be processed on an "as-received" basis and those receiving a passing score will be promulgated to the eligible register accordingly. The names of the candidates receiving a passing grade on the examination will be placed on the eligible register without indication of relative standing in the exam. Successful candidates will remain on the register for a period of twelve (12) months following the date of eligibility. No person may compete in this examination more than once every twelve (12) months. VACANCY INFORMATION: The resulting eligible register will be used to fill vacancies throughout the Integrated Correctional Health Services (ICHS), as they occur. SPECIAL INFORMATION: Appointees may be required to work any shift including evenings, nights, weekends and holidays. AVAILABLE SHIFT: Any APPLICATION AND FILING INFORMATION: APPLICATIONS MUST BE FILED ONLINE ONLY. APPLICATIONs SUBMITTED BY U.S. MAIL, FAX OR IN PERSON WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Apply online by clicking on the "Apply" button for this posting. You can also track the status of your application using the website. All information is subject to verification. We may reject your application at any time during the examination and hiring process, including after appointment has been made. Falsification of any information may result in disqualification or rescission of appointment. Utilizing VERBIAGE from the Class Specification and Selection Requirements serving as your description of duties WILL NOT be sufficient to demonstrate that you meet the requirements. Doing so may result in an INCOMPLETE APPLICATION and you may be DISQUALIFIED. This examination will remain open until the needs of the service are met. Application filing may be suspended at any time with or without advance notice. Fill out your application completely. The acceptance of your application depends on whether you have clearly shown that you meet the requirements. Provide any relevant education, training, and experience in the spaces provided so we can evaluate your qualifications for the job. For each job held, give the name and address of your employer, your job title, beginning and ending dates, number of hours worked per week, description of work performed. If your application is incomplete, it will be rejected. Applications electronically received after 5:00 p.m., PST, on the last day of filing will not be accepted. NOTE: If you are unable to attach required documents, you must e-mail the documents to the exam analyst within 15 calendar days of filing online. Please include the exam number and the exam title. The County of Los Angeles is a Fair Chance employer. Except for a very limited number of positions, you will not be asked to provide information about a conviction history unless you receive a contingent offer of employment. The County will make an individualized assessment of whether your conviction history has a direct or adverse relationship with the specific duties of the job, and consider potential mitigating factors, including, but not limited to, evidence and extent of rehabilitation, recency of the offense(s), and age the time of the offense(s). If asked to provide information about a conviction history, any convictions or court records which are exempted by a valid court order to not have to be disclosed. SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER: Please include your Social Security Number for record control purposes. Federal law requires that all employed persons have a Social Security number. COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS AT PUBLIC LIBRARIES: For candidates who may not have regular access to a computer or the internet, applications can be completed on computers at public libraries throughout Los Angeles County. NO SHARING OF USER ID AND PASSWORD: All applicants must file their applications online using their own user ID and password. Using a family member's or friend's user ID and password may erase a candidate's original application record. DEPARTMENT CONTACT: Meri Snkhchyan, Exam Analyst (323) 914-8023 firstname.lastname@example.org ADA COORDINATOR PHONE: (323) 869-7124 CALIFORNIA RELAY SERVICES PHONE: (800) 735-2922 Closing Date/Time: