RPN III – OB/WHS (KCH 17-193) Permanent, 90% FTE

DATE POSTED:  09/22/17

JOB TITLE: REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL NURSE III
RECRUITMENT NO.: KCH 17-193 (Permanent, Part-Time 90% FTE)
JOB LOCATION: KONA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL – Women’s Health Services
SALARY:  90% of $7,414 PER MONTH (SR-20; BU:09)

FUNCTION AND LOCATION: The Registered Professional Nurse III coordinates nursing care for patients, participates in patient and family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with other staff and departments in maintaining standards of nursing care; follows established policies, procedures or specific instructions.  MUST BE AVAILABLE TO WORK SHIFTS AS NECESSARY BASED ON HOSPITAL OPERATIONS; SERVICES ARE PROVIDED 24/7.

The Minimum Qualification Requirements Are: To qualify, you must meet all the following requirements. Please note that unless specifically indicated, the required education and experience may not be gained concurrently. In addition, qualifying work experience is credited based on a 40-hour workweek.

Education Requirement: Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.  While not required, graduation from an accredited nursing program with a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university is highly desirable. 

Experience Requirement: One-half (1/2) year of progressively responsible professional nursing work experience in labor and delivery with mother/baby couplet care where the employee independently provided nursing care to patients.  Such experience must have been gained within the last two (2) years.

Certification:  Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Workers, and Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) required at the time of appointment;  Sugar, Temperature, Airway, Blood Pressure, Lab work, Emotional Support (STABLE) and Advanced Fetal Heart Monitoring is preferred.  Please submit copies of certifications with the application.

License: Possession of a current license to practice as a registered professional nurse in the State of Hawaii.

Required Forms and Documentation: Applicants must submit evidence of the appropriate training (e.g. official transcript or diploma and certifications) to be given credit for education. Applicants must submit evidence of current RN licensure (a copy of valid license) at the time of filing an application. A legible photocopy will be accepted; however, Hawaii Health Systems Corporation, Kona Community Hospital reserves the right to request an official copy.

All West Hawaii Health Care Facilities are Nicotine Free
An Equal Opportunity Employer
ALL JOB VACANCIES WILL BE POSTED FOR A MINIMUM OF TEN (10) CALENDAR DAYS

For an application packet, click on the links below. For additional information, call (808) 322-5873 or e-mail Recruiting/Employment.

Applications are available at:

Kona Community Hospital
Human Resources Office
79-1019 Haukapila Street
Kealakekua, HI 96750
Kohala Hospital
Human Resources Office
P. O. Box 10
Kapaau, HI 96755

PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES MAY CONTACT THE RECRUITMENT OFFICER AT (808) 733-4162, (TTD/TTY), or E-mail: konajobs@hhsc.org TO DISCUSS SPECIAL NEEDS IN APPLYING.

Application hours are: Monday to Friday (except holidays) 8:00 am to 4:00 pm at which time applicants are able to complete an application and have their application reviewed by the facility Human Resources Office.  Only applicants that have been through a Human Resources (HR) applicant screening process will be considered for an interview with a hiring manager.  Applications for announcements with a deadline date must be on file no later than the last day to file applications.  Applications for announcements with “Continuous Recruitment until Needs are Met” will be accepted as long as there are vacancies.  Inactive/filled announcements will be taken off the HHSC website.

Company Overview

We are a 94-bed full-service acute care hospital with 24-hour emergency services, proudly serving the West Hawaii community. For nearly 100 years we have been caring for the people of West Hawaii. Adding more and more services, we have constantly improved our abilities to serve our residents and visitors whenever they are in need. We are your friends and neighbors, here to help through trying times and happy moments, through crisis and celebrations. As your community hospital, you can count on us. We take pride that every patient that comes through our door is treated like “ohana.”

Contact Information

Kona Community Hospital
Human Resources Office
79-1019 Haukapila Street
Kealakekua, HI 96750
Phn:  (808) 322-4458
Fax:  (808) 322-5870

or

Kohala Hospital
P. O. Box 10,
Kapaau, HI 96755.

 

PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES MAY CONTACT THE RECRUITMENT OFFICER AT (808) 733-4162, (TTD/TTY), or E-mail: konajobs@hhsc.org TO DISCUSS SPECIAL NEEDS IN APPLYING.

To apply for this job email your details to konajobs@hhsc.org