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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - CORRECTIONS (UMP) 2354900

We continually strive for a workforce that reflects the growing diversity within the State of Illinois.  A variety of employee backgrounds, perspectives, ideas and experiences are crucial to our ability to most effectively serve the public.  Bilingual skills welcome

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Disclosure of Salary Information

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Date:  Apr 6, 2021
Location: 

Pontiac, IL, US, 61764-2323

Job Requisition ID:  2064

Agency:  Pontiac Correctional Center, Department of Corrections  
Closing Date/Time: 04/19/2021 4:00 pm
Salary:  Anticipated Starting Salary: $4,007/month; CBA Applies; Full Range $4,007 - $5,860/month 
Job Type:  Salaried Full Time 
County:  Livingston 
Number of Vacancies:  5 
Plan/BU:  RC006 

 

Collective Bargaining Agreement language applies to this requisition:
We are currently transitioning away from a paper application process to an electronic application process. This position has not been transitioned. Please follow the directions below when applying to this position.

 

DO NOT APPLY ONLINE

**DO NOT CLICK THE APPLY BUTTON**

 

CMS100/B Employment Application and all applicable documentation should be submitted to the Agency contact listed below.

 

Posting Identification #

 2064

Position Description and Responsibilities

Under general direction, independently performs a variety of skilled practical nursing functions for physically and mentally ill or mentally handicapped patients in a correctional health care unit; makes rounds with physician to monitor and report on patient's progress; examines and interprets symptoms of residents; orders medical and other supplies for unit; prepares and administers medication.

35% Makes rounds with physician to monitor and report on patients' progress.

25% Examines, recognizes and interprets symptoms of residents.

20% Orders medical and other supplies.

10% Prepares and administers medication within the limits of authority.

5%   Participates in completing orientation and in-service training of employees to ensure staff is kept abreast of health care unit policy and procedures changes that are effected by facility and agency administrative directives.

5%   Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above.

Minimum Qualifications

  1. Requires one year of practical nursing experience.
  2. Requires extensive knowledge of nursing theory and practice.

 

Work Hours: 3 positions: 3pm - 11pm Sun - Thurs; 2 positions 11pm - 7am Mon - Fri  
Work Location: Pontiac Correctional Center, 700 W Lincoln St Pontiac, IL 61764-2323  
Agency Contact:

Elaine Rentz

Email: elaine.rentz@illinois.gov

Phone #:815/842-2816

Job Function:  Health Services; Public Safety  

 

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

DO NOT APPLY ONLINE.

Please submit application via email to: elaine.rentz@illinois.gov

CANDIDATES MUST SUBMIT A SEPERATE BID FORM (as applicable) AND CMS-100/B FOR EACH POSTING APPLIED FOR. 

 

Current State Employees:

  • Seeking a Promotion – Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and CMS-100B Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • Older versions of the CMS-100B will not be graded or returned to applicants. 
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100B(version dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

  • Seeking a Transfer – Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid FormTransfer Request, and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting Identification#/Job Requisition ID # or your bid will be rejected.  
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 version (dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

  • Seeking a Reduction - Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting Identification#/Job Requisiton ID # or your bid will be rejected.  
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 (version dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

 Former State Employees:

  • Submit an Official Position Vacancy Bid Form and CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • A separate Bid form and Application is required for each Posting Identification#/Job Requistion ID # or your bid will be rejected. 
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 (version dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.

 

Non-State Employees:

  • Submit a CMS-100 Employment Application (version dated 9/2020 or after)and official college transcripts(Where applicable) to the Agency Contact address listed above.
    • Documentation is required for each Posting/Bid ID or your application(s)will be rejected.  
    • Failure to complete and submit the new CMS-100 version (dated 9/2020 or after) will result in your application being rejected.