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Registered Nurse-Behavioral Health- Norfolk

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Norfolk, NE
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NEBRASKA STATE GOVERNMENT
invites applications for the position of:
 

Registered Nurse – Behavioral Health - Norfolk

SALARY: See Position Description
OPENING DATE: 11/06/18
CLOSING DATE: Continuous
JOB TYPE: PERM FULL TIME
LOCATION: Norfolk
DEPARTMENT: Health & Human Services Department
DESCRIPTION:
Do you want to make a difference in someone's life? The Norfolk Regional Center seeks nurses who want an exciting career in the field of psychiatric and mental health nursing. **Nearly graduated and new graduates welcome! Must obtain licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Nebraska before starting employment. 

$24.642 to $30.803. Pay is based on years of RN experience. Generous shift differentials up to $2.50 per hour.  Excellent benefits, guaranteed hours.

This position is federally funded and may be governed by the Federal Hatch Act. Click here to review the Act.
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Duties: Perform general nursing duties including assessment, documentation, patient interventions and case management. May lead/direct the work of other nurses and/or paraprofessional staff. Duties will include medical administration and review of doctors' orders and arranging for lab protocols. 
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS:
REQUIREMENTS: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a registered nurse in Nebraska.

OTHER: Consideration will be given to applicants who will receive a degree / license within 90 days of application date. Candidates must obtain licensure prior to employment. Valid Drivers license required. 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Must be able to work a shift assignment which may include overtime, weekends and holidays. Must have the ability to participate in intermittent physical activity with the ability to walk, stand, sit, bend, climb and descend stairs, kneel, squat, grasp, reach, push, pull and lift up to 60 lbs, and hear and visually see. Must be dependable and work positively in a team setting. 
 

Job Details

Date Posted November 6, 2018
Date Closes December 31, 2018
Located In Norfolk, NE
Department NE DHHS
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Shift
Daytime
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
SOC Category 29-1141.00 Registered Nurses
Zipcode 68701

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Credit Union
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Medication Administration
  • Nursing
  • Nursing Trainer
  • Behavioral Medicine
  • Infection Control Specialist
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • And More ...
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