SENIOR LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE Job Listing at MyFlorida in MARIANNA, FL (Job ID myflorida-587654)
67064164-51333974-20120803103018 Agency Name: Agency for Persons with Disabilities
Working Title: SENIOR LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE
Broadband/Class Code: 29-2061-03
Position Number: 67064164-51333974
Annual Salary Range: $23,645.18 - $61,448.66
Announcement Type: Open Competitive
Facility: SUNLAND TRAINING CENTER MARIANNA
Pay Grade/ Pay Band: BB005
Closing Date: 6/1/2014
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JOB FAMILY: HEALTHCARE PRACTITIONERS
OCCUPATIONAL GROUP: TECHNOLOGISTS AND TECHNICIANS, HEALTH
OCCUPATION: LICENSED PRACTICAL AND LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSES
PREVIOUS APPLICANTS NEED NOT APPLY
Care for well or ill individuals in a variety of settings. May work under the supervision of a registered nurse.
EXAMPLES OF WORK
Administers specified medication, orally or by subcutaneous or intra-muscular injection, and documents in patients' charts.
Provides medical treatment and personal care to patients.
Takes and records patients' vital signs.
Dresses wounds, gives enemas, douches, alcohol rubs, and massages.
Applies compresses, ice bags, and hot water bottles.
Observes patients and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment to medical personnel in charge.
Bathes, dresses, and assists patients in walking and turning.
Assembles and uses medical equipment.
Collects samples, such as urine and sputum, from patients for testing and performs routine anthropometric and laboratory tests.
Sterilizes equipment and supplies, using germicides, sterilizer, or autoclave.
Records food and fluid intake and output.
Prepares or examines food trays for prescribed diet and feeds patients.
Assists in delivery, care, and feeding of infants.
Cleans rooms, makes beds, and answers patients' calls.
Washes and dresses bodies of deceased persons.
Inventories and requisitions supplies.
Provides basic patient education as trained.
EXAMPLES OF JOB CHARACTERISTICS
Assisting and Caring for Others
Providing assistance or personal care to others.
Performing General Physical Activities
Performing physical activities that require moving one's whole body, such as in climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, where the activities often also require considerable use of the arms and legs, such as in the physical handling of materials.
Monitor Processes, Material, Surroundings
Monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, often to detect problems or to find out when things are finished.
Handling and Moving Objects
Using one's own hands and arms in handling, installing, forming, positioning, and moving materials, or in manipulating things, including the use of keyboards.
Communicating With Other Workers
Providing information to supervisors, fellow workers, and subordinates. This information can be exchanged face-to-face, in writing, or via telephone/electronic transfer.
Entering, transcribing, recording, storing, or maintaining information in either written form or electronic/magnetic recording.
Updating and Using Job-Relevant Knowledge
Keeping up-to-date technically and knowing one's own jobs' and related jobs' functions.
Identifying Objects, Actions, and Events
Identifying information received by making estimates or categorizations, recognizing differences or similarities, or sensing changes in circumstances or events.
Getting Information Needed to Do the Job
Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
Establishing and Maintaining Relationships
Developing constructive and cooperative working relationships with others.
EXAMPLES OF KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Listening to what other people are saying and asking questions as appropriate
Actively looking for ways to help people
Knowing how to find information and identifying essential information
Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents
Identifying the nature of problems
Talking to others to effectively convey information
Using logic and analysis to identify the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches
Assessing how well one is doing when learning or doing something
Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react the way they do
Judgment and Decision Making
Weighing the relative costs and benefits of a potential action
Using mathematics to solve problems
Communicating effectively with others in writing as indicated by the needs of the audience
Medicine and Dentistry
Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures
Customer and Personal Service
Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services including needs assessment techniques, quality service standards, alternative delivery systems, and customer satisfaction evaluation techniques
Knowledge of plant and animal living tissue, cells, organisms, and entities, including their functions, interdependencies, and interactions with each other and the environment
Knowledge of human behavior and performance, mental processes, psychological research methods, and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders
Knowledge of the composition, structure, and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo. This includes uses of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs, production techniques, and disposal methods
Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS
This occupation requires licensure as a Practical Nurse in accordance with Chapter 464, Florida Statutes or eligible to practice nursing in accordance with Florida Administrative Code 210-8.22 or 8.27.
SELECTED APPLICANTS MUST BE WILLING TO MAINTAIN LEVEL II PROFESSIONAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATION (PCM).
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.
Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or the People First Service Center (1-877-562-7287). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.
Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, eligible veterans and spouses of veterans will receive preference in employment and are encouraged to apply. For applicants claiming Veterans' Preference, please attach supporting documentation that includes character of service (for example, DD form 214 Member Copy #4) when you apply for a vacancy. Applicants may also fax their supporting documentation to People First at 1-888-403-2110. All documentation is due by the closing date of the job announcement.
Employees of the Agency for Persons with Disabilities are required to demonstrate total commitment to outstanding customer service. This includes, but is not limited to, acting in a responsive, professional, courteous manner with the employees, customers, and public we serve at all times.
It is the policy of the Agency for Persons with Disabilities that any applicant being considered for employment must successfully complete a State and National criminal history check as a condition of employment before beginning employment, and, if applicable, also be screened in accordance with the requirements of Chapter 435, F.S., and Chapter 408, F.S.No applicant may begin employment until the background screening results are received, reviewed for any disqualifying offenses, and approved by the Agency.Background screening shall include, but not be limited to, fingerprinting for State and Federal criminal records checks through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and may include local criminal history checks through local law enforcement agencies.
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