Health Care Facility Surveyor II **REVISED**
Department of Health
Salary: $3,568 - $3,800 per month
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Position Number: 301-1926
Requisition Number: None
Status: Full-time, Regular
Type of Recruitment: Internal/External
Date Posted to Web: September 5, 2013
Licensure or eligibility for licensing in North Dakota as a registered nurse and two years of health care experience; or an individual who holds at least a bachelor’s degree in a professional healthcare category who is licensed, certified, or registered in North Dakota or must have received a passing score on the National Surveyor Minimum Qualifications Test.
Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills are necessary. Individuals must have a valid driver's license or have the ability to travel from one location to another within the State on their own.
External applicants must submit the following documents:
- State of North Dakota Application for Employment Form (SFN 10950)
- Resume and cover letter
- College transcript, if applicable (copy or official version acceptable)
Applications may be downloaded from the North Dakota Department of Health website at http://www.ndhealth.gov/HumanResources/. Applications are also available at any Job Service North Dakota office or call 1.800.247.0981 (in-state) or 701.328.5000 (Bismarck). Please fill in all information requested on the application, such as dates of employment, hours worked per week, credits earned, etc.
Mail completed applications and required forms to the North Dakota Department of Health, Human Resources Office, 600 East Boulevard Ave – Dept 301, Bismarck, ND 58505-0200 or submit them online to DOHjobs@nd.gov.
The NDDoH Human Resource Division staff will score applications against the minimum qualifications, preferences listed on the job announcement and qualifying military service. After the scoring is completed, a certified list of eligible individuals and the applications will be forwarded to the hiring manager to interview based on the final scores.
Applicants from the ND Department of Health must submit a State of North Dakota Application for Employment Form (SFN 10950) to Human Resources.
For more information about the position contact Bruce Pritschet, Division of Health Facilities, at 701.328.2352. For assistance in the application or interview process contact Dirk Wilke, Human Resources Director, at 701.328.3256 or TTY 1.800.366.6888.
Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Sponsorships will only be considered if funding is available.
ND Relay Number: 1-800-366-6888
Summary of Work:
Surveyors work as a team throughout North Dakota to determine health care facilities compliance with state and federal regulations by conducting on-site surveys and evaluating the care provided. Surveyors observe the care provided; interview facility staff, family members and patients; and review records to determine the quality of the care provided. Primary assignment will be to survey long-term care facilities in North Dakota.
The surveyor positions offer the opportunity to work and travel throughout North Dakota with a multidisciplinary team of professionals. Surveyors generally work four 10-hour days, Monday through Thursday, and have weekends and holidays off. Surveyors travel approximately 60 percent of the time. Travel does require consecutive nights away from home. A state car is provided for travel. Surveyors may be selected to work from their own homes after one year of experience as a surveyor.
As an employer, the State of North Dakota prohibits smoking in all places of state employment.
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of North Dakota and this hiring agency do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, genetics, religion, age, or disability in employment or the provision of services, and complies with the provisions of the North Dakota Human Rights Act.