Registered Nurse

Maryland government jobs
Baltimore City County, MD
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 21, 2017
Full Time
## GRADE 16 ## LOCATION OF POSITION 6776 Reisterstown Road Baltimore, Maryland 21215 ## Main Purpose of Job Provides care within the scope of nursing practice to employees in a Public Safety and Correctional Facility. Provides infectious disease prevention, consultation, general health assessment, and referral to state employees. Will supervise Licensed Practical Nurses and non-licensed nursing and administrative staff. ## POSITION DUTIES Process Respiratory Questionnaires and recommends if employee is appropriate for Respirator Fit Testing. Communicates and partners with state facility personnel to meet the needs of employees regarding infectious disease prevention (including but not limited to Tuberculosis and Hepatitis). Ensures that to immunization and annual evaluation requirements of state employees are met. Accommodates the needs of Human Resources Services Division pre-employment and employment needs (eg represents the department or Nursing Services at career fairs). Provides general nursing care to employees. Administers prescribed medications and treatments in accordance with approved nursing techniques. Interprets agency policies, objectives, and services to employees. May provide counseling, guidance and education necessary in treatment of occupational health. ## MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Determined by the Maryland State Board of Nursing under the licensing requirements for Registered Nurses. Experience: None. ## LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS 1. Candidates for positions in this classification must possess a current license as a Registered Nurse from the Maryland State Board of Nursing, 4140 Patterson Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215. 2. Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of an automobile. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator's license valid in the State of Maryland. 3. Employees in this classification may be required to successfully complete cardiopulmonary resuscitation training and maintain current certification. ## SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS 1. Employees in this classification are subject to call-in and, therefore, will be required to provide the facility with a phone number at which they can be reached. 2. Employees in the classification are subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with the Code of Maryland Regulations 17.04.09, Testing for Illegal Use of Drugs. ## EXAMINATION PROCESS All persons who meet the minimum and selective qualification will be approved on the certification list and will be placed on the employment (eligible) list for at least one year. Please make sure that you provide sufficient information on your application to show that you meet the qualifications for this recruitment. **All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date.** **We will not consider information submitted after the above closing date.** ## BENEFITS **STATE OF MARYLAND BENEFITS** ## FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS **To submit your qualifying documents; the preferred method is to upload them using the "other" tab on the online application. However, if you're unable to upload your documents, please fax requested information only to 410-585-0570 (providing a cover sheet with your contact information, recruitment name, recruitment number and the number of pages faxed). We will not consider information submitted after the closing date of this announcement.** **Resumes will NOT be accepted in lieu of completing the online or paper application.** Online applications are **STRONGLY** recommended; if you do not have internet access, please mail your application by the closing date to: HRSD-Recruitment & Examination ATTN: Pandora Johnson 6776 Reisterstown Road, Suite 309 Baltimore, MD 21215 For more information, please call 410-585- 3391 As an equal opportunity employer Maryland is committed to recruiting, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity. TTY Users: call via Maryland Relay We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply. *Department:* DPSCS-Operations and Administration *Date Opened:* 4/4/2017 4:55:00 PM *Filing Deadline:* 4/18/2017 11:59:00 PM *Salary:* $44,017.00 - $70,265.00/year *Employment Type:* Full-Time *HR Analyst:* Pandora Johnson *Work Location:* Baltimore City