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  • DETENTION NURSE PRN

    Eddy County
    Job Description
    BRIEF DESCRIPTION:
    This position plans and performs a wide range of general medical nursing duties including inmate daily sick call, record keeping, medication administration and control.  The Part Time Nurse will coordinate care with contracted physicians to perform medical services.   Minimum qualifications:  High School Diploma or GED; Registered Nurse with Diploma (Associates or Bachelors in Nursing) and maintain degree through continuing education credits; One year of nursing experience, preferably in acute patient care and either Emergency Room or ICU; Must be able to work independently with appropriate guidance and counsel from the Healthcare Director and/or the County Physician; Must have effective human relation skills to deal with individuals at all levels, including inmates, officers, and other Detention Center employees.  Must possess the ability to handle stressful situations and respond appropriately.   Employee may be required to work irregular hours, attend job related meetings, and be required to perform other duties as assigned. 



    Excellent Benefits – paid vacation, sick leave and holiday pay; PERA retirement plans; health insurance paid at 100% for full-time employees and at 60% for their dependents.
     
    Detailed job specifications and applications may be obtained on the Internet at www.eddycounty.org or those that need any assistance in applying for a position online you can visit the New Mexico Workforce Connection. Also, there is a kiosk computer located at the Eddy County Administration Complex in Carlsbad, NM at 101 W. Greene Street on the 3rd floor in the HR Department, the Eddy County Clerk’s office inside the annex building in Artesia, NM at 602 S. 1st St, and the Eddy County Sheriff’s Office in Carlsbad, NM at 1502 Corrales Road.
     
    EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F V/D
     
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