skip to main content
The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Healthcare – Professionals/Technicians

Title: Registered Nurse - RN

Posting No.: 9005

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Care Center

Hours: Schedules and shifts vary between Full-Time, Part-Time, and Registry:  7:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.; 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.; 11:00 p.m.-7:00 a.m.  All shifts include weekends. Shift differentials paid for the 3:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m. shift and 11:00 p.m.-7:00 a.m. shift. Registry differential paid for all shifts.

Salary: $27.00-$33.00 per hour and shift differential

Responsibilities include:
• Responding to residents’ calls and renders services
• Planning and coordinating residents’ care plan
• Preparing and applying dressings and giving medications and treatment as prescribed by physicians
• Supervising and guiding Nurses’ Aides in performance of routine nursing activities
• Maintaining accurate inventory of narcotics and other drugs
• Giving enemas and douches, catheterizing residents, irrigating bladder and administering oxygen
• Contacting families or relatives if resident has needs
• Overseeing documentation to comply with IDPA reimbursement rules, Public Health Regulations and Joint Commission

Physical Requirements and work environment:
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, reach with hands and/or arms to provide care and is occasionally required to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
• Possession of an Illinois Registered Nurse License
• Current Cardiovascular Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification

The preferred candidate will have:
• Wound care experience
• Infection control experience

This position is included in the Bargaining Unit of AFSCME, Council 31.

A post offer physical is required.
A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

Apply Now

DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer