Maine Department of Health and Human Services
Direct Hire Vacancy Announcement
Hospital Nurse II
CODE: 4134 RANGE: 20 (Prof & Tech) Hourly: $18.20-$23.68/hr*
*An additional.60/hr direct care & $3.00/hr stipend is also paid
Value of State-paid Health & Dental Insurance: $341.08 biweekly (base salary $30,000.01 - $79,999.99)
Value of State's share of employee's retirement: 11.54% of pay.
Opening Date: November 9, 2012
|| Ken Winters
December 31, 2012
The Department of Health and Human Services provides supportive, preventive, protective, public health and intervention services that protects the public health and assists our customers in meeting their needs; and that assist families in providing for the developmental, health and safety needs of their children. DHHS strives to provide these programs and services while respecting the rights and preferences of individuals and families.
Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center located in Bangor, Maine, is one of two state psychiatric hospitals under the Maine State Department of Health and Human Services. DDPC is a 64 bed psychiatric hospital serving two-thirds of the State's geographic area that provides services for people with severe mental illness.
DDPC is seeking Hospital Nurse II's to provide professional nursing work involving the care and treatment of clients who are mentally, emotionally or physically ill. Responsibilities include overseeing and providing medical and/or psychiatric nursing care in a hospital facility. Supervision may be exercised over hospital paraprofessional personnel and/or other assigned personnel as a group leader. Work is performed under limited supervision. Must have the ability to work mandatory overtime. Positions available on all shifts, some eight and some twelve hour shifts.
A Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or related field-or- graduation from an accredited school of nursing plus one (1) year of professional experience.
Licensing Requirement: A license as a Registered Nurse as issued by the Maine State Board of Nursing.
Only post-secondary degrees from a College or University whose accreditation has been granted from a nationally recognized accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education will satisfy educational requirements. Information can be obtained at http://www.ope.ed.gov/accreditation/.
Foreign degrees must be evaluated by the World Education Services for authentication and US equivalency.
Application and Information
For additional information about this position please contact Ken Winters, Personnel Officer at (207) 941-4431 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org. To apply, please forward a completed State of Maine direct hire application form, current resume and cover letter prior to the recruitment closing date. Direct Hire applications can be obtained at the following website: http://www.maine.gov/dhhs/jobs/.
Attn: Ken Winters
Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center
Department of Health and Human Service
P.O. Box 926
Bangor, Maine 04401
The Department of Health and Human Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.
The Department of Health and Human Services is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
We provide reasonable
accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.