LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE 2

  • State of Nevada
  • Carson City, Nevada
  • Sep 23, 2021
Public Health
  • Salary: 5/31/2021 USD

Job Description

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE 2 - Requisition ID: [[id]]

Posting Close Date: 5/31/2021

Location: 1721 E SNYDER AVE(CC0360)

Geographical Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa

Department: DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

Division: DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

Business Unit: HR-PRISON MEDICAL CARE

Work Type: PERMANENT

Salary Range: $43,346.88 - $63,746.64

Recruiter: HOLLY ROEL

Phone: 775 977-5714

Email: hroel@doc.nv.gov

Position Description

Licensed Practical Nurses provide general or psychiatric practical nursing care in accordance with the authorized scope of practice specified in the Nurse Practice Act.

Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-10_0//

Minimum Qualifications
  • Current license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Nevada and two years of experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse, one year of which was providing nursing care to inmates in a correctional setting, individuals with mental illness and/or developmental disabilities, or patients in a hospital or skilled nursing facility (e.g., convalescent or nursing home).


The Examination

Application Evaluation Exam
  • The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.

    Special Requirements
    • Pursuant to NRS 284.4066, this position has been identified as affecting public safety. Persons offered employment in this position must submit to a pre-employment screening for controlled substances.
    • A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required. Persons offered employment in this position will be required to pay for these items.
    • Intravenous (IV) certification is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
    • A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment.
    • Phlebotomy certification is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
    • A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
    • A pre-employment criminal history check and fingerprinting are required.


    The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages.

    Nearest Major Market: Carson City
    Nearest Secondary Market: Reno

Job Address

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