Review Vacancy

Date Posted: 03/30/17
Applications Due: 12/31/17
Vacancy ID: 38005

Position Information

AgencyPeople With Developmental Disabilities, Office for

TitleLicensed Practical Nurse - Broome DDSOO Continuous Recruitment

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade10

Bargaining UnitISU - Institutional Services Unit (CSEA)

Salary RangeFrom $35915 to $44077 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%


Workweek Variable

Hours Per Week 40


From 12 AM

To 11:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? Yes

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No


County To Be Determined

Street Address Broome DDSOO six county catchment

249 Glenwood Road

City Binghamton


Zip Code13905

Job Specifics

Minimum Qualifications Must have a current license and registration to practice in New York State, or a limited permit to practice in NYS, or an application on file for a limited permit to practice in NYS.

Must have and maintain a valid unrestricted license to drive in New York State.

Duties Description LPNs at OPWDD, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, are involved in the treatment of people with developmental disabilities;

LPNs administer medications and injections; perform tube feedings; hang IVs; collect blood samples (if certified for venipuncture); observe patients and report changes in their conditions; take and record temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure; obtain specimens for analysis; and perform other medical procedures as ordered by a physician;

Additional Comments As a New York State employee, you would receive an excellent benefits package, which includes medical, dental and vision benefits; Deferred Compensation; State retirement option; vacation leave, personal leave, sick leave and paid holidays. OPWDD participates in loan forgiveness programs and candidates may be eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness. For more information go to:

Positions are located throughout the following counties: Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego, Tioga, and Tompkins

• All OPWDD employees must be eligible and maintain eligibility for full and unconditional participation in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Continued employment will depend on maintaining eligibility.
• Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at
• Employees on long term leave can bid on positions but must be able to report to work within fourteen (14) days and be able to perform the essential functions of their positions with or without reasonable accommodation (RA). If an employee believes that he or she needs a reasonable accommodation, they should contact the NYS OPWDD Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Central Office at (518) 402-7644 or Email at to obtain information and RA forms.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Contact Information

Name Broome Human Resources Management Office

Telephone (607)240-4786

Fax (607)770-0528

Email Address


Street OPWDD Broome DDSO

249 Glenwood Road

City Binghamton

State NY

Zip Code 13905


Notes on ApplyingIndicate the EOA# 171231B and title of the position you are applying for in the subject line of your fax or email.