Louisiana Department of State Civil Service PRACTICAL NURSE LICENSED in Jackson, Louisiana



$18.00 Hourly

$18.00 Hourly


Jackson, LA

Jackson, LA

Job Type



LDH-Office of Aging & Adult Services

Job Number



10/20/2016 11:59 PM Central

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Supplemental Information

This vacancy is an UNCLASSIFIED POSITION and is located at Villa Feliciana Medical Complex, Jackson, Louisiana in the Nursing Department. This vacancy will be filled as a Unclassified Appointment (Part time/PRN). The shifts are 12 hour shifts and will begin at 5:45 am to 6:15 pm (DAY) or 5:45 pm to 6:15 am (NIGHT). The hourly rate of pay is $18.00.

A Resume will not be accepted in lieu of work experience. An application may be considered incomplete if the work experience and education sections are not completed.

This position is located in East Feliciana Parish, Jackson, Louisiana.

There is no guarantee that all applicants will be interviewed. The hiring manager has 90 days from the closing date of the announcement to make a hiring decision. Should you be selected for an interview, you will be notified by the contact information listed on your application.

All candidates for hire must undergo drug screening and may require additional background check(s).

No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.

To apply for this vacancy, click on the "Apply" link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities. Applicants can check the status of their application at any time by selecting the 'Application Status' link after logging into their account. Below are the most common status messages and their meanings.

Application received - Your application has been submitted successfully.

Checking for required test score - We are making sure you have an active, passing score for the required written test.

Evaluating experience - Your application is being reviewed by Human Resources to ensure you meet the minimum qualifications for the position.

Eligible for consideration - You are among a group of applicants who MAY be selected for the position.

Eligible Pending Supplemental Qualification Review - Only candidates meeting the supplemental qualification will be eligible for referral.

Referred to hiring manager for review - Your application has been delivered to the hiring manager. You may or may not be called for an interview.

Position filled - Someone has been selected for the position.

Position canceled - The agency has decided not to fill the position.

For further information about this vacancy contact:

Terrie David or Sandra Delatte, HR Dept.

OAAS/Villa Feliciana Medical Complex

P. O. Box 438, Jackson, LA 70748




Possession of a temporary permit or license to practice practical nursing in Louisiana.

Examples of Work

Examples of Work:

Administer medication and treatments in accordance with policies and procedures.

Takes vital signs including temperature, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure.

Observes patients for changes in physical and/or mental status or behavior and reports significant changes.

Receives and gives change of shift reports.

Obtains specimens for laboratory testing as assigned.