Project Description


We are seeking to fill the following Full Time and Part Time shifts in our Health Center and Skilled Nursing Facility units.

  • 1st Shift (6:00am – 2:30pm)
  • 2nd Shift (2:00pm – 10:30pm)
  • 3rd Shift (10:00pm – 6:30am)

The Licensed Practical Nurse/Registered Nurse work in accordance with established policies and procedures under the direction of the Director of Nursing. This person is responsible for monitoring direct resident cares in the nursing facility, monitoring performance of the Certified Nursing Assistants and Oral Medication Technicians providing those cares, assisting in direct resident cares as able around nurse required tasks. Administering medications and treatments according to the resident’s plan of care, maintaining appropriate medical record documentation, communication with residents and families, and assisting in response to medical emergencies in the areas of Cottage Grove Place outside of the nursing facility.

  • Receive, document and implement physician orders.

  • Contributes to a positive, healthy and safe work environment.

  • Monitor, teach, redirect and discipline Certified Nursing Assistants/Oral Medication Technicians in the performance of their resident cares.

  • Admit, transfer and discharge residents in coordination with other disciplines.

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of universal precautions and other infection control procedures.

  • Required to fulfill mandate schedule and overtime hours as requested.

  • Attend monthly in-service training and education sessions, as assigned to maintain continued employment.

  • Perform medication administrations per physician order with zero medication errors.


Required Qualifications

  • Graduation from accredited Nursing program.
  • Currently licensed LPN or RN with the Iowa Board of Nursing.
  • Currently CPR certified.
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment physical, drug screen and criminal background screen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience in long term care.
  • Currently IV Therapy Certified.

Full Time offerings includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life STD, LTD, Medical and Dependent Flexible Spending Accounts, 403(b), Holiday Pay, Vacation Time, Sick Time, Personal Time, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and Mount Mercy University Corporate Educational Partnership.

Work Schedule

Full Time |  1st shift, 2nd shift and 3rd shift

We endorse the policy of fairness and equality for employment and career advancement of all people, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age or disability.

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