LPN/RN

Civilian
Natrona County Sheriff's Office - Casper, Wyoming

Oct 25, 2022

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Application Deadline:
Mar 1, 2023

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$5,321 monthly
Academy Graduate:
$N/A annual
Lateral Transfer:
$N/A annual
Top Pay:
$$6,240 monthly

Job Description

Our Detention Center Nurses provide professional nursing care in the county's detention facilities and perform other duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE: Through knowledge of professional nursing techniques, practices, procedures and regulation; routine medical/psychological assessment techniques; administering medications and treatment; the uses, effects, and adverse reactions to medications and controlled substances; Universal precautions consistent with infectious disease control; control; medical terminology, instruments and equipment’s; emergency response practice and procedures; accurate charting and medical record keeping practices; interviewing techniques and laws governing nursing practices.

Additional Information

ABILITY: incumbents are to have the following abilities assess physical/psychological condition and interview inmates to obtain medical histories. Deal effectively with manipulative, antisocial behaviors; respond effectively in emergency and stressful situations. Work in an intuitional setting an learn and apply institutional rules, policies, and regulations. Explain medical procedures, treatments and medication to inmates, establish and maintain effective working relationships with others. Maintain accurate and well documented inmate medical records, Apply first aid and CPR which requires stamina and coordination; push heavy objects such as medication carts, and respond rapidly to an emergency medical situation.

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS:

  • RETIREMENT PLAN
  • PAID VACATION
  • MEDICAL PLAN
  • SICK PAY
  • DEPENDANT CARE PLAN
  • EMPLOYEE / FAMILY CREDIT UNION

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18+
  • Education: LPN or RN
  • Experience: Any combination of education and experience which would provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying unless otherwise specified.

License/Certification/Registration:

Possession of a current CPR certificate; Possess and maintain a Wyoming Driver’s License from the start of employment and maintain a valid nurse license issued by state of Wyoming. All candidates will have to go through the background investigation and pass the polygraph examination before hiring. Must be in good physical and mental condition and must be capable of performing the classification’s essential functions as summarized in the typical tasks section of this job specification.

Must obtain License in the State of Wyoming.

Contact Information

Ernie Nichols

Natrona County Sheriff's Office
201 N David
Casper, Wyoming 82601
phone: 307-235-9524

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