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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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Location: Chaparral, NM
Job ID: 58145
Facility: Otero County Processing - MTC Medical

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Pay Rate: $26 per hour + a $2,500 sign on bonus!

Employment Type: Full-time, Direct hire

Work Schedule: Rotating 3x12s, Day or Night shift ($2 night shift differential)

Location: 26 McGregor Rage Rd, Chaparral, NM 88081

Benefits Include:

  • Health, dental, and vision
  • Prescription drug and life insurance 
  • 401(k) retirement account
  • Long and short-term disability
  • PTO and 11 paid holidays
  • Employee assistance program

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Under the direction of health services administrator, supervising nurse and professional service providers and in accordance with approved treatment protocol, assess condition of and prescribe treatment for detainees reporting to sick call.
  • Assist with provider line; prepare examining room and equipment.
  • Operate pill call, administer medication and document as required. This may include pushing and/or wheeling a pill cart on facility campus.
  • Control medication, syringes and other medical supplies or equipment as required.
  • Perform emergency procedures as needed and call the physician for treatment orders.
  • Maintain absolute security and confidentiality of all medical records. Observe applicable HIPAA rules.
  • Closely monitor all potential catastrophic illnesses.
  • Comply with all applicable pharmacy laws, especially those covering controlled substances.
  • Perform work on an on-call basis, as required.
  • Prepare and maintain narrative, statistical, summary and operational records, reports, and logs.
  • Conduct chart review; review status of detainees with serious health problems for completion of all necessary intervention and treatment.
  • Perform rescue functions for accidents, emergencies and disasters to include administering basic emergency medical aid, physically removing people away from dangerous situations, and securing and evacuating people from confined areas.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical or Vocational Nursing program. 
  • Current, valid practical nursing license for the state of New Mexico or a compact state is required.
  • Must have a current CPR certification. 
  • Valid driver’s license in the state of New Mexico or Texas with an acceptable driving record is required, unless waived by management.

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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