Nursing Job Listing at Commonwealth of Massachusetts in Waltham, MA (Job ID commonwealthma-J28951)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Location: Waltham, MA
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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NursingLicensed Practical Nurse I

Agency Name:
Dept. of Developmental Services
Official Title:
Licensed Practical Nurse I
Functional Title:
Nursing
Occupational Group:
Nursing
Position Type:
Non-Civil Service
Full-Time or Part-Time:
Full-Time and Part-Time
Salary Range:
$35,972.30 to $49,016.50 Annually
Bargaining Unit:
02
Shift:
Multiple
Confidential:
No
Number Of Vacancies:
1
City/Town:
Waltham
Region:
METRO BOSTON
Facility Location:
Metro Residential Services, 411 Waverly Oaks Rd.,

Suite 304, Waltham, MA
POSTING HAS BEEN RE-ISSUED BECAUSE END DATE EXPIRED AND ADDRESS HAS CHANGED.
Application Deadline:
04-12-2015
Apply Online:
No
Posting ID:
J28951
This position is funded from the Commonwealth''s annual operating budget.Duties:
Provides direct nursing and personal care services to individuals with intellectual disabilities in a community home setting including but not limited to: dispensing medications; observation and recording of medical conditions and behaviors, crisis intervention, scheduling of medical appointments/evaluations/conferences, record maintenance will be data entries into specific data bases, recreation, leisure and housekeeping activities. Other related duteis as required.
Qualifications:
MINIMUM ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS: None. (See Section XIII, Special Requirements.)

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Possession of a current and valid license as a practical nurse under the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing.
Preferred Qualifications:
Understand and write in the English Language.
Comments:
THIS IS AN OPEN CONTINUOUS POSTING. Positions locations range from Waltham Campus to the South Shore and the Western part of the State. Hours and days off vary from full-time to part-time to meet the needs of the department. Applicants must be flexible in work schedule. Must have a valid Massachusetts drivers license. May be required to drive between work sites as assigned. All applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check, pre-employment medical exam.

Ability to physically assist and lift individuals. All interested applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check, pre-employmenht medical exam.

This position is designated as an "EMERGENCY" POSITION IN THE DEPARTMENT OF Developmental Services EMERGENCY PLAN. THIS MEANS THAT WHENEVER THE GOVERNOR DECLARES THAT THE COMMONWEALTH IS IN A STATE OF EMERGENCY, YOU WILL BE REUIRED TO REPORT TO WORK.

Additionally, this is a 24hour/7 days a week staff position. The Department of Developmental Services requires employees in this position to be able to perform "MANDATORY OVERTIME" when circumstances dictate the need.

A criminal background check will be completed on the recommended candidate as required by the regulations set forth by the Executive Office of Health and Human Services prior to the candidate being hired. For more information, please visit
http://www.mass.gov/hhs/cori
and click on -Information for Job Applicants-
How To Apply:
Mail cover letter and resume to: Annemarie Lucas, Employment and Staffing, 411 Waverly Oaks Rd.,
Suite 304, Waltham, MA 02452

FAX: 781 398-0355
Agency Web Address:
http://www.mass.gov/dmrDiversity Officer:
Lorraine Woodson, Office of Diversity/ Equal Opportunity /Civil Rights Phone # 617-624-7530 TTY # 617-624-7590
An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Females, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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