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Idaho
State Government

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Division of Veterans Services

351 Collins Rd
Boise, ID
83702

WEBSITE:
www.veterans.idaho.gov

If you have questions,
please contact us at:

(208) 780-1306

 

FAX:
(208) 780-1301

EMAIL:
roberta.hartz@veterans.idaho.gov

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Nursing Assistant, Certified

Division of Veterans Services

Open for Recruitment: January 1, 2017 - March 31, 2017
Announcement # 07610030525
Salary Range: $10.25 - $12.15 per hour -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Statewide

Division of Veterans Services - Caring for America's Heroes

NOW OFFERING MORE COMPETITIVE WAGES!!! 

This announcement will be used to fill any immediate and future openings with the Division of Veterans Services. Hiring lists are requested periodically as vacancies occur. We encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

These positions are located in Boise, Lewiston, and Pocatello only.

In order to protect the safety of vulnerable adults, the Idaho Division of Veterans Services (IDVS) may require applicants to pass a criminal history background investigation after a conditional offer of employment.

Temporary appointments from this announcement, serving at least one thousand forty (1,040) hours of continuous service, may be hired as an entrance probationary employee without further examination for the same classification and location as announced.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs personal nursing care for elderly patients.
  • Determines patient needs, and takes and records vital signs.
  • Provides personal hygiene care and maintains a safe and sanitary patient-care environment.
  • Lifts, positions, transports, and escorts patients and assists with walking and other body movements.
  • Feeds patients who require assistance and implements individual patient treatment plans as outlined by supervisor.
  • Records patient care, reporting changes in physical or mental status to health-care team.

Minimum Requirement:

  • You must have a valid Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certificate.

For information on obtaining certification, please contact:

Western Idaho
College of Western Idaho: 208-562-3000

Eastern Idaho
Eastern Idaho Technical College: 208-524-3000 x 3340

Northern Idaho
Lewis & Clark State College: 208-792-2442
or
Northern Idaho College for Workforce Training in Post Falls: 208-769-3222

Examination:

Checklist. You will receive a score based on your responses. All responses must be supported in the work history, resume, and/or education portion of your application. You must receive a minimum rating of 70 to pass this examination. Exam results are available immediately online when you complete and submit your exam.

To preview the exam, click on the "Preview Exam" link below (you will not be able to take the exam from this screen). If you wish to take the exam, click on any Apply Online button and follow the instructions provided.

How to Apply:

Click on any Apply Online button and follow the instructions provided to complete the Application Checklist and Exam for this position.

When updating your online application information, please select Division of Veterans Services under "Agencies," the conditions of employment you are willing to accept under "Job Type/Shift," and Boise and/or Lewiston and/or Pocatello under "Cities."

 

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OVERTIME NOTICE:
At the discretion of the appointing authority, compensatory time off may be provided in lieu of overtime cash compensation.

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.