Public Health Job Opportunities

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Deadline: until filled

The NE Department of Correctional Services is seeking two Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, one for their Omaha location and one for their Lincoln location, to provide psychiatric services to an adult correctional population.

REQUIREMENTS: Current license as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of Nebraska or anticipated graduation from a Nurse Practitioner program within the next three months. Psychiatric specialization/certification. 

PREFERRED: Experience working as a Nurse Practitioner within a clinical setting or equivalent experience. Work experience as a Nurse Practitioner in a correctional or institutional setting. Current CPR/ALCS certification. 

OTHER: Applicants accepting a job offer must pass the following pre-employment exam in this order: medical exam, and at a randomly announced time, pass a drug test. Once at the Staff Training Academy, must successfully complete the fully paid NE Corrections Training Program.

View and apply for the Omaha position here.

View and apply for the Lincoln position here.