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Nursing Assistant III

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Location: Chaparral, NM
Job ID: 57160
Facility: Otero County Prison - MTC Medical

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Overview

Pay - $17.20 per hour

Schedule - Full Time, 8-hour shifts

Benefit package includes:

  • Medical, vision, and prescription drug benefits
  • Dental benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability benefits
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Paid holidays
  • Bereavement leave
  • Civic duty and military leave

Impact lives with Management & Training Corporation (MTC)! At the Otero County Prison Facility’s Medical Unit in Chaparral, New Mexico, our foundation is based upon the philosophies of caring about others, giving back, and making a social impact. We provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while helping an at-risk population receive the treatment necessary for success on their road back to a healthy, productive life.

Essential Duties:

  1. Receive and maintain medical supplies and store properly. Provide accurate documentation and inventory.
  2. Enter prescription information into log: create labels and Medication Administration Records.
  3. Ensure medical supply cart, trauma bag, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) room, and the facility first aids kits are fully and accurately stocked, and clean at all times.
  4. Return medications to pharmacy.
  5. Submit order forms for medical and office supplies, under supervision of Registered Nurse and Physician.
  6. Assist with maintenance of the Sick Call, Chronic Clinic and Specialty Logs.
  7. Provide inmate care according to Registered Nurse II or Physician instructions and appropriate level of certification, to include personal nursing care, taking and recording vital signs, providing personal hygiene care, while maintaining a safe and sanitary environment.
  8. Perform 15-minute checks on identified inmates and document encounters. Lift, transport, and position inmates and assist with walking and other body movements.

Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent (GED) required.
  • May be nurse assistant/aide, emergency medical technician, or medical assistant with appropriate certification or permit.
  • One (1) year of experience in a hospital, clinic, or correctional setting preferred. 
  • Demonstrate competency in word processing and computer data entry. 
  • Must hold current CPR certification.
  • A valid driver’s license in the state of New Mexico or Texas with an acceptable driving record required, unless waived by management.
  • Must successfully complete all annual in-service requirements and maintain appropriate facility clearance.

Management & Training Corporation (MTC) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disabled status, veteran status, genetic information, national origin, or any other category protected by federal law. MTC participates in E-Verify. We strive to provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, including disabled veterans, in our job application and hiring process. If you are interested in employment opportunities with Management & Training Corporation and need assistance, please contact our staffing department through [email protected] or 801-693-2888.

 

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