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Posted on: October 15, 2019 • Category: Healthcare

Nurse I/II - $3,200.00 Hiring Incentive

SD Human Services Center

Apply By: November 04, 2019
No. of Jobs: 3
Job Type: Full-Time
Pay Type: Hourly
Compensation: $23.88 - $27.53 per hour, depending on experience, plus $1.00 per hour shift pay for P.M. shift, $1.50 per hour for night shift, $1.00 per hour alternate rate of pay for Geriatrics, plus $1.50 per hour weekend pay
Education: Certification

Human Resources
Phone 1: 605-668-3118
Fax: 605-668-5415
Bureau of Human Resources
SD Human Services Center
3515 Broadway Avenue
Yankton, Yankton, SD 57078
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Licenses and Certifications: Must be licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the state of South Dakota

Knowledge of: 

  • professional nursing theory and practices
  • recent developments in the field of professional nursing applicable to the area of assignment
  • clinical procedures.

Ability to:

  • keep records and charts
  • follow oral and written instructions
  • communicate information clearly and concisely
  • operate a variety of medical equipment
  • make reports on observations
  • apply general nursing techniques and practices
  • maintain a helpful and sympathetic attitude toward patients
  • deal effectively with patients and staff


Provides health care for psychiatric and chemically dependent individuals by assessing needs and implementing appropriate nursing interventions of patients, determining if a physician's attention is necessary and following orders given by a physician to ensure patients' health care needs are met.

Other Information:


Successful applicant(s) will be required to undergo a background investigation. An arrest/conviction record will not necessarily bar employment. Successful applicant(s) will undergo an abuse and neglect screening. Offers of employment are conditional upon successful completion of a drug screening.

NCRC: If you possess a National Career Readiness Certificate, please submit the certificate with your application. For more information on how to acquire a National Career Readiness Certificate contact a South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation Job Service Office. A certificate is not necessary to be considered. The State of South Dakota does not sponsor work visas for new or existing employees. All persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and complete an Employment Eligibility Verification, Form I-9.

The State of South Dakota offers paid employee health insurance plus ten paid holidays, generous vacation leave accrual, and medical, dental, vision, and other benefits. For more information please visit This position is a member of Class A retirement under SDRS.

Apply at: South Dakota Bureau of Human Resources 500 East Capitol Pierre, SD 57501-5070 Telephone: 605.773.3148 Fax: 605.773.4344

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