SC Department of Public Safety Licensed Practical Nurse II-61007970/68969 in Richland County, South Carolina

This position is located with the Bureau of Health Facilities Licensing/Complaint Management Division.

Intakes and reviews complaint allegations and incident reports and enters them into the appropriate logs. Triages complaints/incident reports received utilizing BHFL protocols. Assigns complaints to appropriate staff. Conducts inquiries /investigations resulting from complaints about activities. Evaluates licensed facilities/services/activities services to determine the degree to which standards are carried out effectively. Identifies conditions that do not meet standards. Consults with local resource professionals and facility administrators, through technical assistance, inservice training, and staff development programs, in assisting licensed facilities to more effectively carry out and comply with standards. Reviews plan of corrections submitted by facilities/services/activities. Participates with other team members and members of other program areas to identify concerns and solve problems. Performs other duties as the situation requires, to include, but are not limited to: assists with training; participates in preparing for hearings and trials; presents evidence as a witness in hearings and trials. Participates in disaster preparedness as outlined in the DHEC plan during hazardous weather or declaration of emergency.

Minimum and Additional Requirements: Graduation from an accredited school of practical nursing and related experience. Must have a valid license to practice as a LPN in the state of South Carolina.

Institutions of higher learning must be recognized by the Council of Higher Education Accreditation.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

A valid driver's license. Able to travel up to four (4) hours in duration and travel distances up to 400 miles round trip. Overnight travel may be required. Preferred Qualifications: Diploma in practical nursing and at least two (2) years' experience as a licensed practical nurse and currently licensed in SC or compact state.

Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse II-61007970/68969

Agency: DHEC-Health Regulations

Opening Date: Thu. 08/10/17

Closing Date/Time: Sun. 08/20/17 11:59 PM Eastern Time

State Salary Range: $32,838.00 - $60,760.00 annually

Agency Hiring Range: Min: $32,838 Max:$36,000

Job Type: FTE - Full-Time

Location: Richland County, South Carolina

Normal Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (8:30 - 5:00)